Wright’s gear along the first base side of the infield. Photo By Clayton Collier
Ailing Mets captain David Wright fielded grounders and took batting practice prior to yesterday’s series finale against the Marlins and looked solid on both sides of the diamond.
Davd Wright throwing to first after getting a glove on a tough grounder. Photo By Clayton Collier
The All-Star third baseman looked as good as ever defensively, moving both to his right and left with ease. As far as his batting, Wright mainly had a number of hard line drives as well as several fly balls that made it onto the warning track in dead center. He was pitched to by bullpen catcher Dave Racaniello.
Wright signing autographs. Photo By Clayton Collier
After his session, Wright spent roughly 15 minutes signing autographs for fans before heading into the clubhouse for stretches.
Reports are that the Mets are hoping to have Wright back on Tuesday, however apparently word of his return hasn’t yet spread to the players as Ca...