4 Mets Links to Read for March 7

9732114-3d-illustration-of-newspapers-stack-over-white-backgroundZack Wheeler will be ready to step in when Johan Santana departs the Mets >> New York Post, Joel Sherman

Jon Niese is the key to the Mets starting rotation in 2013, and Terry Collins knows it >> Daily News, John Harper

Why did Joe Torre choose Eric Hosmer over Ike Davis for the WBC >> Newsday, David Lennon

Francisco Rodriguez said yesterday that he’d like to rejoin the Mets, but reports indicate a reunion is unlikely >> Star-LedgerNew York PostNew York TimesNewsdayDaily News and MLB.com.