Tag: David Wright

MMO Exclusive Interview: 2016 First Rounder Justin Dunn

An article by posted on February 18, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive Interview: 2016 First Rounder Justin Dunn

The New York Mets added yet another high upside pitcher to their system last year, drafting and signing Boston College right-hander Justin Dunn in the first round of the MLB Draft (19th overall). The Freeport native grew up just thirty minutes from Shea Stadium and Citi Field, attending many games as a youth. Dunn, 21, […]

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David Wright Scheduled To Throw Sunday

An article by posted on February 17, 2017 0 Comments
David Wright Scheduled To Throw Sunday

New York Mets third baseman David Wright is scheduled to play catch on Sunday per multiple reports from Port St. Lucie today. Wright, 34, hasn’t played in a Major League game since last May and hasn’t thrown a ball since last June. Previous Report – Feb 14 Mets third baseman David Wright spoke to reporters […]

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Should Mets Plot New Course For Captain To Help Him Last The Season?

An article by posted on February 15, 2017 0 Comments
Should Mets Plot New Course For Captain To Help Him Last The Season?

Nine at-bats. Over David Wright‘s 13-year career with the Mets, he has only pinch hit nine times. Not shocking for a player that was once a perennial All-Star, but this shows that despite his injury history David Wright either starts or sits. It is no secret that Terry Collins has a tough task ahead in […]

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Barring Injury, Wright Could Set Mets’ Home Run Record in 2017

An article by posted on February 2, 2017 0 Comments
Barring Injury, Wright Could Set Mets’ Home Run Record in 2017

One of the more overlooked players on the Mets heading into the 2017 season has been the one who’s been on the team the longest: David Wright. Wright has played in just 75 games over the last two seasons, and his play has definitely dipped from what it was during his heyday. But if he […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Kernan on Wright, Bruce and the Mets Bullpen

An article by posted on January 29, 2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Kernan on Wright, Bruce and the Mets Bullpen

Today I am joined by New York Post sports columnist Kevin Kernan. We discuss the New York Mets decision to keep right fielder Jay Bruce and how it impacts the development of Michael Conforto. We also tackle other Mets questions like are the Mets going to upgrade the bullpen? Kevin gives his latest thoughts on whether […]

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David Wright Doesn’t Want Sympathy – He Wants A Ring

An article by posted on January 21, 2017 0 Comments
David Wright Doesn’t Want Sympathy – He Wants A Ring

Speaking at his own charity event, David Wright made it clear that all the work he is putting in to stay in shape is not for any other reason than a passion for the game and a desire to win. “Health is extremely important, but I have to go out there and do what I’m […]

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Sherman: How Volatile Are The Mets?

An article by posted on January 15, 2017 0 Comments
Sherman: How Volatile Are The Mets?

The New York Mets are a team with many question marks, no doubt. Joel Sherman of the New York Post takes a look at all of the things that could possibly go wrong for the kings of queens in the upcoming season. The team has high expectations going into the 2017 season as they look to […]

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Mets Current Payroll and Arbitration Recap

An article by posted on January 14, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Current Payroll and Arbitration Recap

As the deadline for exchanging arbitration figures between the players and their teams came and went on Friday, the New York Mets had themselves quite a busy day.  With eight players still unsigned entering the day, the Mets came to settlements with seven players just before the team’s hard line “File and Trial” deadline. Jeurys […]

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How Will Mets Utilize Flores In 2017?

An article by posted on January 6, 2017 0 Comments
How Will Mets Utilize Flores In 2017?

One Met I am curious to see how manager Terry Collins uses this year is Wilmer Flores. Collins has always run hot-and-cold with his usage of Flores, which probably stems from GM Sandy Alderson’s public knocks of the player he unsuccessfully tried to trade in 2015. Frankly, Flores has never gotten an opportunity to play full time, and […]

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What Can We Expect From Third Base In 2017?

An article by posted on January 2, 2017 0 Comments
What Can We Expect From Third Base In 2017?

While David Wright is easily one of the best Mets in franchise history, injuries have severely diminished his level of play over the last few seasons. While his throwing and home run power are the most obvious areas to take hits, he is still David Wright and still capable of producing offensively. Of course, that […]

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