The Mets fired Willie Randolph, making the announcement two hours after beating the Angels, 9-6, tonight, and named Jerry Manuel interim manager.
Manuel is in his fourth season with the Mets and has been bench coach since 2006.
The Mets also named Ken Oberkfell, Luis Aguayo and Dan Warthen to the coaching staff and fired pitching coach Rick Peterson and first base coach Tom Nieto.
GM Omar Minaya will have a press conference at 2:00 P.M. PT.
More to follow.