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Fired first base coach Mookie Wilson chats with new first base coach Tom Goodwin

I wonder how that conversation went. Mookie Wilson: “Hey Tom, you stole my job!” Tom Goodwin: “Sorry Mookie, I’m more important. It’s not like you’re in the Mets Hall of Fame or anything.” In all seriousness, I like Tom Goodwin. I don’t know much about him, but he seems to be doing a solid job as the first base and outfield coach. I think that Lucas Duda’s defense...
Via MetsOnline
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Goodwin blast lifts Weymouth to win

Tom Goodwin blasted home the game-winning goal from just inside the blue line with 2:08 remaining as Weymouth edged...
Via Boston Herald Sports
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Mets hire Goodwin to complete staff

The Mets have hired former major league outfielder Tom Goodwin as their first-base coach, completing the coaching staff for next season. Goodwin, 43, hit .268 over 14 major league seasons and was primarily a center fielder, spending time with the Dodgers, Royals, Rangers, Rockies, Giants and Cubs. He stole 369 bases in his career, including a high of 66 in 1996 with Kansas City...
Via Fox Sports
October 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Mets round out staff with speedster Goodwin

The Mets signed a speedy base-stealing threat yesterday, but it wasn’t Jose Reyes. The team hired former major league outfielder Tom Goodwin as its first-base coach, completing the coaching staff for next season. Goodwin, 43, hit .268 over 14 major league seasons and was primarily a center fielder, spending...
Via New York Mets ? New York Post
October 30, 2011  |  Discuss

The News You’ve All Been Waiting For…

No, the Mets have not signed Jose Reyes. But… According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Brian Costa of the Wall Street Journal, and others, the Mets have named Tom Goodwin as the 2012 First Base Coach. Goodwin has worked in the Red Sox organization for the last couple seasons. For the last three years, he served as the organization’s Minor League Outfield and Base Running Coordinator...
Via MetsOnline
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Mets name Tom Goodwin first base coach

The New York Mets have announced that Tom Goodwin will take over as first base coach. The 43-year-old Goodwin just finished his fourth year with the Red Sox organization and his third as the team's minor league outfield and base running coordinator. He coached Class A Lowell in 2008, leading the Spinners to a 40-33 record. Goodwin also managed Lewisville of the independent Continental...
Via Fox Sports
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Bats: Mets Name Tom Goodwin as First-Base Coach

The Mets name a first-base coach: Tom Goodwin, a former minor league coordinator for the Red Sox.
Via New York Times Sports
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Sorry Cliff, I Tried: Tom Goodwin Named Mets 1B Coach

It is being reported by ESPN's Adam Rubin that the Mets will make an announcement on Monday that they've hire former Major League OF Tom Goodwin as their 1B coach for the 2012 season. Goodwin, who played 14 seasons with the Dodgers, Royals, Rangers, Rockies, Giants and Cubs, will be the 1B coach as well as the OF and baserunning coach. The 43 year old's career ended...
Via Long Island Met Fan
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Mets hire Red Sox instructor Tom Goodwin as new first-base coach

Goodwin spent four years with Boston
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Goodwin the new 1st Base coach

UP DATE: As I was completing this post the Mets made it official Goodwin is the new 1st Base coach. Reports indicate that the Mets will announce a first base coach on Monday.  Adam Rubin believes it could be Tom Goodwin could have been offered the job.  The Mets needed a coach with expertise in outfield and base running coaching, both of which are Goodwin's areas.  Goodwin...
Via Mets Fever
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss
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