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Wednesday, November 29, 2006

Carter finalist for Mets’ job

Hall-of-Fame catcher Gary Carter said he could find out this week whether he gets a shot at returning to the majors — this time as a coach.

Carter said he is one of three internal candidates interviewing for the New York Mets’ third-base coaching job vacated by Manny Acta, who became the manager of the Washington Nationals on Nov. 14.

Looks like Gary’s picked up a bit of a paunch.

Posted: November 29, 2006 at 02:37 AM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Dr. Vaux Posted: November 29, 2006 at 06:28 AM (#2248229)
Yes, jocks are never willing to admit either that they've lost their playing ability or that their metabolisms have slowed down.
   2. Slinger Francisco Barrios (Dr. Memory) Posted: November 29, 2006 at 02:14 PM (#2248330)
That's not a paunch--he just can't give up that chest protector.

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