Tag: David Wright

An Emotional Wright Realizes His Dream To Return To Post Season

An article by posted on September 27, 2015 0 Comments
An Emotional Wright Realizes His Dream To Return To Post Season

It was a long road back to the playoffs for Mets captain David Wright. Since 2006, Wright has gone through two heartbreaking collapses in 2007 and 2008, years of watching the team struggle through financial constraints, and suffering through numerous injuries including a most daunting diagnosis of spinal stenosis. All the while, Wright maintained his […]

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Mets Clinch Division: Reactions and Photos From An Incredible Day

An article by posted on September 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Clinch Division: Reactions and Photos From An Incredible Day

For a passionate, patient and long-suffering fan base, clinching the NL East Title was an indescribable feeling of exhilaration and emotion. There were tears of joy everywhere. “We deserve this, the fans deserve it, the City of New York deserves it,” David Wright said. “I’m glad we could deliver for them. I can’t be more […]

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Collins Says Team Looks Tight, However Wright Disagrees

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Says Team Looks Tight, However Wright Disagrees

After Tuesday night’s 6-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves, manager Terry Collins told reporters that the team has looked “tight” and “hit a wall” during their current homestand which has seen the team go 3-5. It will be the Mets’ first losing homestand of this season where they’ve played remarkably well at Citi Field. “Coming […]

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Murphy Passes Kranepool On Mets’ All-Time Doubles List

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Passes Kranepool On Mets’ All-Time Doubles List

With two doubles last night against the Braves, Daniel Murphy has now passed Ed Kranepool for second place on the Mets’ all-time doubles list with 226. Murphy has hit 36 doubles this season, and he only trails David Wright for the most in franchise history. It’s been another solid year at the plate for Murphy, […]

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Captain Wright Ready To “Take Back New York”

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Captain Wright Ready To “Take Back New York”

Mets Captain David Wright sat down with Newsday to discuss the current state of New York baseball, and the craving for the Metropolitans to take back the city. “That’s ultimately what New York wants,” Wright said. “They love gritty, younger-type teams, homegrown. And I think that’s what we can provide. We play exciting baseball. You […]

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Wright Drives Home Game Winning Hit Against Miami

An article by posted on September 15, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Drives Home Game Winning Hit Against Miami

In yesterday’s 4-3 victory over the Marlins, David Wright delivered the biggest hit of the game. Wright blasted a RBI double over the head of center fielder Christian Yelich, to break the game’s tie 3-3 and give the Mets the lead. It was his second double of the game and his ninth RBI of the […]

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Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

“This Mets team right now, it doesn’t matter who comes off the bench. Everyone contributes.” – Ron Darling. I couldn’t have said it any better myself. It is quite possible that, a year from now, I won’t be able to remember a specific, standout home run hit by Lucas Duda, Travis d’Arnaud, or Curtis Granderson […]

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Amazin’ Again: This Was Never Supposed To Happen

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Amazin’ Again: This Was Never Supposed To Happen

This was never supposed to happen. The 2015 Washington Nationals are one year removed from a 96-win season and an NL East crown by 17.0 games. The Mets, meanwhile, could not muster 80 wins and tied for second place. The Nationals were the new kings of the NL East — and the Mets? Irrelevant for […]

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Amazin’ Mets Win One For The Ages

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Amazin’ Mets Win One For The Ages

Coming into Tuesday nights game, a majority of Mets fans had a feeling that Matt Harvey was going to come out firing against the Washington Nationals in what was going to be the most important game of the year. How could he not have a Harvey like outing? It seemed fitting after all the media […]

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Mets Pick Harvey Up After Tough Start, Unsure When He’ll Pitch Next

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Pick Harvey Up After Tough Start, Unsure When He’ll Pitch Next

Mets right-hander Matt Harvey has 20 no-decisions during his career, 15 of them in which he allowed one earned run or less. He has picked up the Mets time and time again. While some might disagree with how he handled the fiasco Scott Boras dropped in his lap, what Harvey has done for this team cannot […]

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