New York Mets Position Battles Update (Mar. 9, 2010)

Double G SportsCorrespondent IMarch 9, 2010

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - FEBRUARY 27:  Infielder Fernando Tatis #17 of the New York Mets poses during photo day at Tradition Field on February 27, 2010 in Port St. Lucie, Florida.  (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)
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The New York Mets as a team are off to a good start in spring training with a 6-2 record.

While many players like David Wright, Johan Santana, and Jason Bay know their roles and are simply preparing for the season, there are others in position battles.

Some are trying to make the roster as bench players, and others are fighting for a spot in the starting lineup.

Let's take a look at the latest update on how these players are performing.

Visit Mets-Position-Battles-Update-3910.aspx" title="Position Battles" target="_blank">Double G Sports to see who has the early lead in the position battles.

Jon Niese and Fernando Nieve battle for the fifth starter spot.

Daniel Murphy, Mike Jacobs, and Fernando Tatis battle for the starting first base role.

See the other position battles and stats at Double G Sports.