Tag: David Wright

Mets One Win Away From NLCS After Pounding Dodgers 13-7

An article by posted on October 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets One Win Away From NLCS After Pounding Dodgers 13-7

The Mets defeated the Dodgers by a score of 13-7 Monday night at Citi Field to take a 2-1 lead in the NLDS. Pitching: Matt Harvey had a clean first inning, however ran into some trouble in the 2nd. Justin Turner led off the inning with a base hit to center field, followed by two […]

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Mattingly Says Slide Wouldn’t Have Been Big Deal If It Were Wright

An article by posted on October 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mattingly Says Slide Wouldn’t Have Been Big Deal If It Were Wright

Dodger’s manager Don Mattingly defended Chase Utley‘s slide which broke Ruben Tejada‘s leg and ended his season. Mattingly argued that it was a good baseball play, and said that Mets’ fans would not have an issue with it if David Wright made a similar slide. “If it would have been their guy, they would be […]

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MLB Players React To Chase Utley Breaking Ruben Tejada’s Leg

An article by posted on October 11, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Players React To Chase Utley Breaking Ruben Tejada’s Leg

There are no shortage of reactions from around baseball on the dirty take-out slide by Chase Utley that resulted in a broken leg for Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada. Terry Collins – “Broke my shortstop’s leg, that’s all I know. I’m not going to get into it. It’s over. It’s done. Not much we can do […]

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Amazin’ Moment: David Wright Delivers In The Clutch… Again!

An article by posted on October 10, 2015 0 Comments
Amazin’ Moment: David Wright Delivers In The Clutch… Again!

It was second baseman Daniel Murphy who silenced a sold-out crowd at Dodgers Stadium on Friday night, a solo blast in the fourth inning against a stunned Clayton Kershaw to give the Mets a 1-0 lead. But equally important was a seventh inning, bases loaded two-run single by the captain David Wright who is back […]

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Mets Lead Playoff Rosters With 16 Homegrown Players

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Lead Playoff Rosters With 16 Homegrown Players

The New York Mets are heading to the postseason for the first time since 2006 behind a roster that is largely built on homegrown talent. The current roster projection for the Mets includes 16 players that they either drafted or signed as an international free agent. According to MLB.com the team with the second most […]

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Wright Responds To Critics, Confident Mets Will Beat L.A.

An article by posted on October 5, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Responds To Critics, Confident Mets Will Beat L.A.

After thanking the fans at Citi Field following the final game of the regular season, David Wright had a lot to say about the Mets’ critics who doubted the team all year. “This team believed early on,” Wright said. “Back in spring training, a lot of guys said it — that they thought we were […]

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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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