St. Louis – New York Mets, who are scrambling to fire Chilean Davis coach and assistant beat coach Tom Slater on Monday night.
The move came after a 6-5 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals, who dropped the Mets 11-12.
New York suffered a lot of trouble with runners in scoring early this season, which was also a problem last year when the popular Davis worked remotely due to viral concerns. Corona
Several successful hitters started slowly, including $ 341 million newcomer Francisco Lindor, who had been unsuccessful in past 25 appearances and hitting the ball. . 163 overall, the team also lacked power on the plate, which was a big surprise for a lineup with Pete Alonso, Michael Conforto and Dominic Smith.
Hugh Quattlebaum, Minor League coordinator and farm director Kevin Howard will join Major League coaches to replace Davis and Slater, respectively.
“It was a tough decision,”; Acting General Manager Zac Scott said. “It’s not about the 23-game results.
“ We just felt that players needed a different level of support and that there could be some different skills to mix in. ”
Scott said it was a decision to take baseball and team president Sandy Alderson was in the deal.
“This is not about the latest results, this is a behind-the-scenes process,” Scott said. “It’s too early to overreact to just a few sample results.”