Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 2/13/13
Yesterday we got more clarity on what the Mets Opening Day roster will look like. Believe it or not there’s really not many battles going on this Spring. Terry Collins cleared up some questions yesterday and showed where he was leaning. For some of these players a complete fail or unfortunate injury will keep them from losing their jobs. In my third update to this post since I began on January 22, this is the way I see it. 2013 Mets Opening Day Roster C : John Buck 1B: Ike Davis 2B: Daniel Murphy SS: Ruben Tejada 3B: David Wright OF: Lucas Duda OF: Kirk Nieuwenhuis OF: Mike Baxter Bench: Collin Cowgill Bench: Jordany Valdespin or Andrew Brown  *Spring Training Battle #1 Bench: Justin Turner or Zach Lutz  *Spring Training Battle #2 Bench: Brandon Hicks Bench: Anthony Recker SP: Johan Santana SP: Matt Harvey SP: Jonathon Niese SP: Shaun Marcum SP: Dillon Gee CL: Bobby Parnell SU: Brandon Lyon RP: Josh Edgin RP: Scott Atchison RP: Pedro Feliciano RP: Greg Burke or LaTroy Hawkins  *Spri...
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