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Mookie staying with organization

Mookie Wilson, who was not retained on the major league staff as first base coach, will remain with the organization.

Wilson will work at the minor league level as a roving instructor, according to team a team official. He will not assigned to a particular team in the system.

The Mets also did not retain bench coach Ken Oberkfell and bullpen coach Jon Debus. Oberkfell, who just won a Caribbean Series title with Dominican-entrant Escogido, will serve as a coach on the staff of the independent Newark Bears. Debus was expected to remain with the Mets in a minor league capacity.