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Slumping Reyes to remain in leadoff spot -- for now

    NEW YORK -- Manager Ozzie Guillen says he has given "thought" to flip-flopping his one-two hitters -- Jose Reyes and Emilio Bonifacio -- but intends to keep things the way they are, at least for the time being.

     "Right now, I think it's too early," Guillen said of switching the two. ""Right now it's kind of panicky. It's pushing the panic button."

     After going 0 for 4 in his Citi Field homecoming on Tuesday, Reyes woke up Wednesday with a .215 batting average and .278 on-base percentage. Bonifacio, on the other hand, is hitting .295 with an on-base percentage of .394.

     Guillen did not rule out the possibility of re-arranging the top part of the lineup at some point, though.

     "Let's keep them there a few more days, to see if it works (out)," Guillen said.


     Marlins: 1. Reyes, ss; 2. Bonifacio, cf; 3. Ramirez, 1b; 4. Morrison, lf; 5. Stanton, rf; 6. Infante, 2b; 7. Sanchez, 1b; 8. Buck, c; 9. Buehrle, p.

      Mets: 1. Nieuwenhuis, cf; 2. Tejada, ss; 3. Murphy, 2b; 4. Wright, 3b; 5. Duda, rf; 6. Hairston, lf; 7. Davis, 1b; 8. Thole, c; 9. Dickey, p.

      Umpires: HP -- Bill Miller; 1B -- Dale Scott; 2B -- CB Bucknor; 3B -- Dan Iassogna.