from this article it leaves some hope that the young phenom will stay at short .. http://www.foxsports.com/content/view?contentId=1925530
"New York plans to move Jose Reyes, coming off his rookie season, from shortstop to second to make way for Matsui.
"I haven't been told by the team where I'll be playing," Matsui said. "I know he's a very exciting player. The most important thing is for the team to win, and I'm looking forward to working with him, regardless of where we play." "