Found November 16, 2011 on Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog:
PLAYERS: David Wright
TEAMS: New York Mets
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This afternoon, David Wright has been using the team’s Twitter account to answer questions from fans: Brian Erni: It’s been a struggle for Wright in his three years at Citi Field and, when taking into account his mechanics and the old dimensions, it’s not hard to see why. David’s power to the right-centerfield gap distinguishes him, and we all but saw that vanish in a 415-foot power alley. With that section of the ballpark coming in to 398 feet, I think Wright will let the ball get deeper in his swing path and try to shoot that gap on a more consistent basis. Michael Baron: In regards to Wright leaving at some point, there is a lot of chatter both here and on Twitter that the Mets should look to deal Wright. But I think with some extra protection around him, fewer on and off-the-field distractions, the new dimensions at Citi Field, and a little bit more luck, he can revert to the form from prior years and certainly be better than than what he put on display in 2011. Rather than ex...
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