To keep Jose Reyes, or not to keep him?

That is the question for the cash-strapped Mets as their shortstop enters his walk year

Updated: March 31, 2011, 9:27 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Jose Reyes debuted with the New York Mets in Arlington, Texas, on his final day as a teenager, during the same series Steve Phillips was fired as general manager.

"When I came out for batting practice, I saw so many people, a big stadium," Reyes says of that day in 2003. "I was nervous. But when the game started, everything was cool. I remember I had a base hit, my first AB, right away. After that, whoooo, I breathed a little bit. That was a good memory."

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