Tag: David Wright

2016 Season Preview: David Wright, 3B

An article by posted on March 30, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Season Preview: David Wright, 3B

David Wright, 3B Bats/Throws: R/R DOB: December 20, 1982 (33 on Opening Day) Contract: Year four of eight-year, $138 million deal ($20 million salary) 2015 Recap In just two short years, David Wright has gone from being a top ten position player in all of baseball to being arguably the biggest question mark for the […]

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Wright’s Remarkable Comeback After Spinal Stenosis Diagnosis

An article by posted on March 25, 2016 0 Comments
Wright’s Remarkable Comeback After Spinal Stenosis Diagnosis

David Wright’s Captain America moniker may not accurately describe the Mets’ third baseman, considering the strenuous and extensive measures he must go through in order to deem himself healthy to play. After reading an article in the April issue of Men’s Fitness, reporter Ron Berler details the rehab Wright must go through in order to get […]

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Wright Dealing With Leg Stiffness

An article by posted on March 23, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Dealing With Leg Stiffness

New York Mets third baseman David Wright has amped up his activities over the past week to try to ready himself for opening day. While doing so he has encountered some stiffness, but not where we believe he would. “Not in his back — but his legs are stiff, which we totally expect,” Manager, Terry Collins […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 2, Mets 1

An article by posted on March 21, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 2, Mets 1

The New York Mets were defeated by the Miami Marlins by a score of 2-1 on Monday afternoon at Tradition Field. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and tossed four scoreless innings, allowing just four hits and a walk while striking out five Marlins in a 59-pitch effort. There was some concern about deGrom’s velocity […]

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Wrights Strokes A Pair Of Singles In His First Game Back

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Wrights Strokes A Pair Of Singles In His First Game Back

New York Mets third baseman, David Wright made his Grapefruit League debut on Friday during the Mets 12-7 loss to the Washington Nationals. going 2-for-3 with two singles and a run scored. Wright spoke with reporters after the game and told reporters it felt good to get back on the field and play in a […]

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Attention On Deck: Here Comes The Captain

An article by posted on March 18, 2016 0 Comments
Attention On Deck: Here Comes The Captain

It has been a great Spring Training Camp for the New York Mets so far, with no real issues to speak of and lot’s of quiet confidence exuding from the clubhouse and on the field. However, one thing that’s been noticeably absent since they started playing games three weeks ago, is the familiar presence of […]

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David Wright To Make Grapefruit League Debut On Friday

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright To Make Grapefruit League Debut On Friday

Terry Collins told reporters that third baseman David Wright will make his Grapefruit League debut on Friday against the Washington Nationals. Earlier today, the Mets captain took live batting practice against LHP Josh Edgin, telling the team afterward he felt great. On Monday, Wright went 1-for-5 during a minor league game in Port St. Lucie. It […]

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Where’s The Love For T.J. Rivera?

An article by posted on March 9, 2016 0 Comments
Where’s The Love For T.J. Rivera?

Every so often you might peruse through the Mets minor league statistics, see who’s on a hitting streak, latest pitching highlights, or how the teams are faring in the standings. I for one love to go on MiLB.com and dissect some minor league numbers, as all of us try to predict who might have a […]

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Wright Confident He’ll Be Ready For Opening Night

An article by posted on March 9, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Confident He’ll Be Ready For Opening Night

New York Mets third baseman David Wright has yet to play in a Grapefruit League game and probably won’t until next week in order to ease him back. Despite that, the Mets captain is confident that he will be ready for Opening Night. “You’re still talking about a long ways away,” Wright said a day […]

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David Wright Can Take All the Time He Needs

An article by posted on March 7, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright Can Take All the Time He Needs

The Mets just completed their first week of Spring Training games, and David Wright never stepped foot on the field. He might not for another two weeks. This is the beginning of what is the new normal for Wright. This is going to be Wright’s first full season playing with spinal stenosis.  He has to learn how to […]

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Wright and Collins Discuss Strategy For Playing Time

An article by posted on February 26, 2016 0 Comments
Wright and Collins Discuss Strategy For Playing Time

Mets manager Terry Collins met with David Wright to begin discussing limiting his playing time during spring training and the season. Not surprisingly, a definitive games number was not reached. It will begin by limiting his exhibition at-bats and time in the batting cage. During the season, Wright could sit in an afternoon game after a night game. However, […]

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