Wally Backman interviews for winter gig

March, 10, 2014
Mar 10
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Adam RubinWally Backman interviewed for a winter-ball managing gig.


PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Wally Backman has interviewed to manage the Dominican winter-league team Aguilas Cibaeñas. The interview took place during the weekend, when Aguilas officials visited the Mets' complex and requested to meet with him.

Backman, 54, again is due to manage Triple-A Las Vegas this season.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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