Tag: David Wright

MMO Original: The Return of the Captain

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: The Return of the Captain

I thought I saw the end of my favorite player. On August 15th, 2009, David Wright stood in the box against Matt Cain, down 0-2 in the count. Cain unleashed a 93 MPH fastball up and in. It quickly escaped the safe realm of chin music and escalated into a weapon capable of incredible destruction. […]

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Mets Unsure How Effective David Wright Will Be In Return

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Unsure How Effective David Wright Will Be In Return

Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer never thought his good friend David Wright would ever be back with the Mets this season, according to Mike Puma of the NY Post. “I never let him know that I had doubts or anything like that,” Cuddyer said on Sunday. “But it’s a credit to him to get back here.” “It wasn’t because […]

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David Wright is MLB’s New Franchise Man

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright is MLB’s New Franchise Man

Other than the regular positions on the field, there is another important position in baseball, which is baseball’s ultimate franchise player. The player who spent the most seasons and played the most games for only one team. Before this week, it was Chase Utley, who spent 13 seasons with the Phillies and played in 1,551 […]

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Mets Minors: Wright Collects Two Hits, Goeddel Gets Closer To Return

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Wright Collects Two Hits, Goeddel Gets Closer To Return

  Omaha 8, Las Vegas (68-57) 7 With the 51′s loss and an El Paso win, Las Vegas sees their division lead shrink to a half game with Dillon Gee taking the mound tonight in an important game. Dilson Herrera was 2-5 with two runs scored and his 7th homerun of the year for Las […]

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Mets Minors: Wright Walks Three Times, Molina Back On DL

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Wright Walks Three Times, Molina Back On DL

  Las Vegas (68-56) 6, Iowa 5 Walk-Off For the second straight night the 51′s beat the Cubs in walk-off fashion after Danny Muno hit a solo homerun in the bottom of the 12th inning on Monday night. Dan Rohlfing was hit by the pitch as a pinch hitter with the bases loaded in the […]

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An MMO Original: 5 Keys To Unlocking The Mets’ Postseason Dreams

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: 5 Keys To Unlocking The Mets’ Postseason Dreams

Starting Pitching Well this is about as obvious as they come; the New York Mets starting pitching is essentially to a successful stretch run.  The starting rotation ranks 3rd in the National League in ERA with a 3.26. Jacob deGrom has been nothing short of fantastic and is a serious contender to win NL Cy Young. […]

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David Wright Expected To Be Activated Monday For Phillies Series

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright Expected To Be Activated Monday For Phillies Series

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the New York Mets are now eying Monday for David Wright to be activated from the disabled list. That’s when the team heads to Philadelphia for a four-game series with the Phillies. After having two days off, the team’s captain will resume his rehab assignment with Single-A St. Lucie on […]

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David Wright Played Eight Innings With Two Hits In St. Lucie

An article by posted on August 15, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright Played Eight Innings With Two Hits In St. Lucie

David Wright continued with his rehab yesterday with the St. Lucie Mets where he went 2-for-5 with two singles as well as a fielding error while playing eight innings. Wright has played in four games thus far, with four hits in 12 at-bats and all of the hits were singles. According to Kristie Ackert of […]

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Mets Minors: Wright Goes 1-3, Montero Throws Two Innings

An article by posted on August 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Wright Goes 1-3, Montero Throws Two Innings

  El Paso 9, Las Vegas (65-52) 8 F/10 Walk-Off Matt Reynolds (2-5, 4 RBI) came up with a clutch two-run single in the the top of the 9th to tie the game for the 51′s. However, Chase Bradford gave up a walk-off sacrifice fly to Ramiro Pena in the bottom of the 10th to waste […]

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Wright Goes 1-for-3, Calls It “A Good First Step”

An article by posted on August 10, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Goes 1-for-3, Calls It “A Good First Step”

David Wright was the designated hitter and went 1-for-3 with a single, a walk, and a run scored in his first rehab game with High-A St. Lucie on Monday night. During the game, Wright also went from first to third on a basehit and later scored on a groundout and looked fine. Wright called tonight […]

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Amazin’ Thoughts: Wright’s Pumped, Leaving Miami, Sparky Says

An article by posted on August 7, 2015 0 Comments
Amazin’ Thoughts: Wright’s Pumped, Leaving Miami, Sparky Says

Kevin Kernan of the New York Post caught up with David Wright while he was rehabbing at the Mets complex in Port St. Lucie. The Mets’ captain continues to work his way back and suddenly it’s becoming easier and easier to envision him batting in the Mets lineup again. It’s getting real. Someone pointed out […]

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