Andy Martino of SNY is reporting that Hensley Meulens is the favorite to land the job as the New York Mets bench coach.
“Mets aren’t confirming any coaching hires or talking about the process but am hearing Hensley Meulens a strong frontrunner for bench coach. Don’t expect announcements for a bit still. @Chica_Deportes has meulens hired”
Other candidates include former manager Fredi Gonzalez as well as Joey Cora, older brother of Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora.
Meulens is said to have already accepted a position with the Miami Marlins, however is still exploring his options.
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