Originally written on New York Sports-Kings  |  Last updated 11/19/14
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Long time New York Met David Wright, set the all-time hit record last night as the Mets went on to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-0. David Wright came up in the third inning and hit a dribbler that would catapult Wright into first-place on the Mets all-time hits list.  It was career hit No. 1,419, for Wright and it  moved him ahead of Ed Kranepool on the franchise’s all-time list.

Wright had this to say:

“I got to show off my blazing speed,” Wright said. “A hit is a hit and I’m just excited I could do it at home.”

 

Wright went on to finish the game 2-4 as the Mets won for the fifth time in the last six games.

 

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