Category: ‘Third Basemen’

David Wright Scratched from Tonight’s Lineup with Back Issue, Lucas Duda Also Out
May 17th, 2016 at 5:27 PM
David Wright has been scratched from tonight's lineup due to an issue with his back, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports. The news came just hours after the Mets announced that Lucas Duda will be unavailable for the next two days with back issues of his own. Wright,...

David Wright May Be Dealing with Shoulder Soreness
May 12th, 2016 at 2:10 PM
The New York Mets sat third baseman David Wright last night, a typical move. Wright had played in the previous three games and with a lefty on the mound tonight, the Mets wanted to have Wright available for that contest. Prior to the game, Mets' manager Terry Collins told reporters...

David Wright Played All Nine Innings in New York Mets’ Blowout Win
April 30th, 2016 at 12:48 PM
The New York Mets easily won last night, using a 12 run third inning to defeat the San Francisco Giants 13-1. The blowout allowed the Mets to give some of their key players the last few innings off, including Yoenis Cespedes and Michael Conforto. One guy who didn't get pulled...

David Wright Looks Sluggish in Opening Game
April 4th, 2016 at 11:14 AM
One of the big questions the New York Mets want to have answered quickly is how the ongoing back issues of David Wright will affect his play. Wright was diagnosed with spinal stenosis last season, and the degenerative condition has no cure. The Mets' medical staff has been working with...

David Wright Set to Make Grapefruit League Debut Friday
March 16th, 2016 at 12:06 AM
The last New York Mets' regular that has been missing in action will make his spring debut on Friday. David Wright, who has missed the team's first 14 exhibition games while slowly getting into game shape, will make his Grapefruit League debut on Friday, reports. Mets' manager Terry Collins...