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• The Mets announced that Frank Viola was released Tuesday from New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, where Viola underwent successful open-heart surgery last week. Viola was to be the Mets' Triple-A Las Vegas pitching coach this season before his heart condition interfered. The Mets still hope he will be able to coach later this summer.

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Full Game Coverage • The Mets announced that Frank Viola was released Tuesday from New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, where Viola underwent successful open-heart surgery last week. Viola was to be the Mets' Triple-A Las Vegas pitching coach this season before his heart condition interfered. The Mets still hope he will be able to coach later this summer.

Anthony DiComo is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @AnthonyDicomo.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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