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David Wright Looks Good in First Game Off Disabled List
August 25th, 2015 at 7:43 AM
The expected big story of the day last night was lost in the shuffle of an offensive outburst for the New York Mets. Third baseman David Wright, who had been out since April 14th with an assortment of injuries, finally made his return to the lineup. Mets' manager Terry Collins...

New York Mets’ Eight Homers Bail Out Jacob DeGrom in 14-7 Win
August 24th, 2015 at 11:02 PM
Philadelphia-While New York Mets' starting pitcher Jacob deGrom has been sensational this season, every pitcher has an off day. deGrom certainly had his today, lacking control of his fastball and serving up three homers to get bounced from the game in the third inning. A month ago, the Philadelphia Phillies...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
August 24th, 2015 at 4:42 PM
The New York Mets (67-56) looked unstoppable over the weekend. After outscoring the Colorado Rockies 33-19 over the weekend, the Mets have won three straight games and maintain a five game lead over the Washington Nationals in the National League East. The Mets will continue their trip with a chance...

David Wright Won’t Play Every Day When He Returns on Monday
August 20th, 2015 at 2:37 PM
David Wright finally can see the light at the end of the tunnel in his rehab. After playing a full game for the second straight night, Wright is now 6 for 20 with 5 walks in five games with the Port St. Lucie Mets. Wright is slated to continue his...

David Wright Aiming to Return for Phillies Series on Monday
August 18th, 2015 at 9:28 AM
Last week, reports circulated that New York Mets' third baseman David Wright was aiming to return during the team's series in Colorado this weekend. Thanks to some poor weather in Florida and more logical thinking, that plan has been nixed. Wright, who is 4 for 14 so far during his...

David Wright Could Be Back at End of Next Week
August 15th, 2015 at 9:04 AM
With the New York Mets playing well and opening today's action 4.5 games in front of the Washington Nationals, things are looking up. The Mets look to be on the fast track to October baseball, and their captain wants to get in on the fun. David Wright, who has only...

David Wright Plays in First Rehab Game with Port St. Lucie
August 11th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
For the first time in nearly four months, David Wright played in a baseball game last night. Wright, who hasn't played for the New York Mets since April 14th, was the designated hitter for High-A Port St. Lucie in the first game of his rehab assignment. The assignment started off...

David Wright Could Play in Rehab Games This Week
August 2nd, 2015 at 9:31 AM
Things are looking up for the New York Mets. The Yoenis Cespedes trade has energized the team and the fan base, and optimism is building that a playoff run could be in the offing. The only thing really missing from the Mets is their captain, third baseman David Wright. Wright...

David Wright Begins Full Baseball Activities in New York
July 29th, 2015 at 2:29 PM
For the first time in a long time, there is an air of positivity surrounding the New York Mets in late July. Instead of wondering who they will sell off and trudging towards the end of the season, the Mets are in the playoff race and have made several key...

David Wright Cleared to Engage in Baseball Activities in New York Next Week
July 25th, 2015 at 8:44 AM
After two long months of stops and starts in the rehab process, the New York Mets finally got some good news on third baseman David Wright. Wright will travel to New York next week and engage in baseball activity with the Mets, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The news,...

Mets 101 Roundtable Special: Revisiting Our Pre-Season Predictions
July 14th, 2015 at 10:40 AM
With the All Star Break here, the time has come to look back at the first half that was for the New York Mets. The Mets find themselves in a good spot at the break, with a record of 47-42 and just one game out of the second wild card...

Report: No Change in Status for David Wright
July 13th, 2015 at 7:37 PM
There were some optimistic reports coming out of New York Mets' camp yesterday about the condition of third baseman David Wright. Wright, who has only played in only eight games this season due to an assortment of injuries, is currently out in California trying to strengthen his back. Despite Wright's...

David Wright May Be Cleared for Baseball Activities Next Week
July 2nd, 2015 at 8:53 PM
The New York Mets have only had David Wright in their lineup for eight games this season. Wright's absence has been felt severely by the offense this season, which ranks as the second worst in the major leagues in terms of batting average. The Mets have had no timetable for...

New York Mets Will Move Back to Six Man Rotation Starting Sunday
June 26th, 2015 at 4:55 PM
General Manager Sandy Alderson confirmed the world's worst kept secret at a press conference this afternoon. The New York Mets are planning on promoting Steven Matz to the major leagues on Sunday, where he will make his major league debut against the Cincinnati Reds. Alderson elaborated on Matz's arrival, however,...

Will David Wright Return at the All-Star Break?
June 16th, 2015 at 10:07 PM
On Monday, New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson hinted that injured third baseman David Wright could return much earlier than expected. NJ.com reported that Alderson is looking at the All-Star break as a realistic possibility as the Met captain rehabs a back injury known as lower back stenosis. ***PHOTO1*** Wright, who's...

New York Mets Need to Figure Out Contingency Plan for David Wright
May 26th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
The New York Mets received bad news over the weekend as third baseman David Wright was officially diagnosed with spinal stenosis. The diagnosis terrified Mets' fans, who recalled that former Met Lenny Dykstra was forced to retire at age 35 with the same condition. Wright, 32, now will have to...

David Wright Shut Down After Spinal Stenosis Diagnosis
May 23rd, 2015 at 6:04 PM
The David Wright comeback has hit another road bump. Just one day after Wright took batting practice for the first time in weeks, the New York Mets announced that Wright has been shut down for a week. The issue remains with his back, and ESPN New York's Adam Rubin is...

David Wright Takes Batting Practice Friday
May 23rd, 2015 at 8:25 AM
David Wright took a huge step forward towards returning to the New York Mets' lineup on Friday. After resuming baseball activities earlier in the week, Wright's next step was to swing a bat. Wright did that on Friday, when he took batting practice for the first time since being shut...

Travis D’Arnaud, David Wright Move Closer to Returns
May 19th, 2015 at 12:03 PM
The New York Mets have held on to first place in the National League East for over a month now. The feat is more impressive when you factor in that they are missing two key bats in their everyday lineup. Third baseman David Wright has been out of action since...

David Wright Update; Can the Mets Rely on Him Upon Return?
May 15th, 2015 at 2:02 AM
Mets third baseman David Wright has been out of action since April 15 with a strained hamstring and according to reports this week, he has still not resumed baseball activities. Originally expected to be returning this week, Wright received further treatment for his injury on Monday according to Adam Rubin...