Mets trying to find right fit for Mejia

Will the highly touted pitcher be a reliever or starter for the Amazin's in 2011?

Updated: February 24, 2011, 12:12 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- If Terry Collins had been in his first spring training as manager in 2010, and if Sandy Alderson had been in his first season as GM last year, would right-hander Jenrry Mejia have broken camp with the New York Mets as a reliever?

"You're putting me on the spot, aren't you?" Collins replied Wednesday. "Well, I understood exactly what happened last year. I certainly don't blame the decision that was made. I will never second-guess that decision.

"I, in ...

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