Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 8/23/13
Thoughts from Joe D. According to Mike Kerwick of the Bergen Record, David Wright took ground balls on the infield this afternoon at Citi Field, another good sign that he is continuing to improve and make progress. Wright, who has been on the disabled list with a hamstring strain since August 4th, told reporters that he expects to return at some point before the end of this season. He said he hasn’t had any setbacks and is rehabbing gradually by doing strength exercises for his legs and increasing his flexibility. He’s also been working the upper half of his body by throwing and hitting off a tee to stay in shape. I disagree with John Delcos, who suggests the Mets should just shut him down and you can read below. I think it would send a strong message to his team to get back on that field and help the Mets finish the season on a high note. I’m not suggesting rushing him or playing him at anything less than 100%, but only saying that if he’s healthy why shouldn’t he be back on the fi...
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