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Mookie staying with organization

2/21/2012

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.