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Alonso: Mets firing hitting coaches 'doesn't make sense right now'


Cover picture for the articleThe Monday night firings of New York Mets hitting coach Chili Davis and assistant hitting coach Tom Slater came as a surprise to first baseman Pete Alonso. Alonso said he cried after learning of the dismissals on Twitter, according to Tim Britton of The Athletic. The slugging first baseman added that he doesn't understand the timing of the moves.