Mets to Tab Tom Slater as Assistant Hitting Coach

The Mets are close to rounding out their coaching staff.

According to Anthony DiComo of on Twitter, the Mets are slated to tab Tom Slater as the team’s assistant hitting coach.

Slater, 49, worked with current Mets hitting coach Pat Roessler in the Yankees organization from 2009-14.

When Slater is confirmed as assistant hitting coach, here is how the staff will stack up:

A formal announcement will be made in the coming days.

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