NEW YORK (WFAN) – Alex Cora joined the Boomer & Carton program on Tuesday morning to talk about his weekend release from the Mets.

“We’re in sports, and you have to perform,” Cora said about his release. “Obviously they expected a little more than a .207 hitter.”

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Cora was let go to make room on the roster for youngsters Ruben Tejada and Fernando Martinez.