Mets to interview Ken Oberkfell

Updated: November 9, 2010, 5:34 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

Ken Oberkfell will interview for the New York Mets managerial vacancy on Thursday or Friday when general manager Sandy Alderson visits the Dominican Republic, Alderson said Tuesday.

Oberkfell, 54, has managed the Mets' Triple-A affiliate for the past six seasons, through stops in Norfolk, New Orleans and Buffalo. The only interruption came during the second half of the 2008 season, when Oberkfell was promoted to first base coach on the major league level after the firing of Willie Randolph ...

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