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Terry Collins looking for Ruben Tejada

Updated: February 22, 2012, 4:09 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- New York Mets manager Terry Collins expressed disappointment Wednesday that Jose Reyes' successor at shortstop is not reporting to camp early.

Ruben Tejada has a visa issue and will pick up his papers at the U.S. embassy in his native Panama on Thursday, Collins said. Tejada is expected to arrive in camp Saturday, the day position players are due to report, according to Collins.

The manager wanted to see Tejada in camp earlier so that he can work with ...

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