Tag: David Wright

Wright Is Back On Track, Trying Not To Think Beyond Game 4

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Is Back On Track, Trying Not To Think Beyond Game 4

After struggling for most of the postseason, David Wright has busted out of his slump. He collected three hits and a walk during four at-bats last night as the Mets beat the Cubs 5-2. He entered yesterday’s game with a .087 batting average in 23 playoff at-bats, but he already showed signs of life in […]

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Daniel Murphy’s Heroics Fuels a Magical and Memorable Mets NLDS Finish

An article by posted on October 16, 2015 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy’s Heroics Fuels a Magical and Memorable Mets NLDS Finish

It’s been a common refrain all season long, but on Thursday night Daniel Murphy came through again for the Mets, this time putting on his own one-man show. Murphy, who has literally carried this team offensively for the past six weeks, delivered his most memorable game yet as a Met, a 3-for-4 performance that accounted for […]

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Chase Utley Appeal Won’t Be Heard Until Next Monday, He Remains Eligible To Play

An article by posted on October 13, 2015 0 Comments
Chase Utley Appeal Won’t Be Heard Until Next Monday, He Remains Eligible To Play

A Major League Baseball source told Bill Shaikin that the appeal filed by Chase Utley will not be heard until Monday, October 19th. Utley was suspended for two games for his take-out slide that resulted in a fractured leg for Ruben Tejada. He appealed the ban immediately, and then turned down an offer by MLB to […]

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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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