Wally Backman leads this morning’s workouts at Tradition Field. (Mets Twitter)
All is right with the world… Pitchers and catchers report to Port St. Lucie today and Spring Training games are right around the corner.
It’s been a tough offseason weather-wise where I live. Superstorm Sandy kicked our butts in October, and this past weekend Nemo dumped about two feet of snow on my house. But no worries, baseball is back. In this edition of 3 & 3, the first of 2013, some thoughts on the offseason and what I’ll be looking forward to this Spring.
Wright’s Deal Got Done: I didn’t say much when David signed, because how many different ways can I say what most Met fans feel? It’s great to have Wright staying for the next eight seasons. It’s a great story that he will most likely spend his entire career with the Mets. David wanted to be here, the Mets wanted him to be here, and we wanted him to be here. A great job all the way around.
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