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RUBEN TEJADA After losing Jose Reyes to the
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RUBEN TEJADA
After losing Jose Reyes to the Miami Marlins via free agency, the 22-year old Tejada was the Mets opening day shortstop. But he played in just 27 games before straining his right quad by tripping over first base on May 6.
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Mets 2012 shortstop merry-go-round

Call it the curse of Jose Reyes. The Mets have had to use six players at shortstop this season as health or ineffectiveness continues to do them in.
Compiled by Jon Krouner