Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 1/17/13
Updated by Joe D. on 1/17 The rosters have all been announced for the World Baseball Classic and David Wright will be the only Met player participating. Lacking any other legitimate star players, this is not really a surprise. In the last WBC the Mets had more players participating than any other MLB team including Wright, Carlos Beltran, Jose Reyes, J.J. Putz, and others. R.A. Dickey will also play together with Wright for Team USA. You may remember Dickey referring to himself and Wright as a package deal with regards to signing extensions. Of course Wright, who knew the plan, never reciprocated which leads me to believe that their first encounter is going to be… AWKWARD…  Original Post 1/14 The World Baseball Classic will begin on March 2 and some of Major League Baseball’s biggest stars have confirmed their participation in the event David Wright was among the first two players to confirm that he would be playing for Team USA. The other being the Twins’ Joe Mauer. “It’ll be great to
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Chuck Pagano has interesting take on Colts' RB situation

Jeremy Lin to have knee injury evaluated amid ‘tremendous concern’

ESPN apologized to Washington for cupcake stunt

Markelle Fultz continues to struggle on free throws

Gordon Hayward to undergo surgery Wednesday night

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Notre Dame DE Jay Hayes does NOT like USC

Jim Harbaugh defends quarterbacks from blame for Michigan’s struggles

Gronk: Patriots told not to discuss Super Bowl LI this week

Vikings backup QB: Bridgewater looked normal in return to practice

Tampa named official host of Super Bowl LV in 2021

Bill Belichick dubs Rob Gronkowski 'Twinkle toes' after last week's TD

The 'Can I have a quick sword with you?' quiz

NFL Referee Hotline Bling: Austin Seferian-Jenkins drops a call

Blackhawks get extra depth on defense with newbies Rutta and Forsling

The 'Old faces in new places' quiz

Nikola Jokic: A throwback superstar for the modern era

25 questions heading into the 2017-18 NBA season

The 'Sure do hope you have a backup plan in place' quiz

Tale of the Tape: National League Championship Series

Sports & Politics Intersect: White House looms large over sports world for another week

The 'A butcher, a Baker, a touchdown maker' quiz

Tale of the tape: American League Championship Series

What's trending up, down so far in the NFL

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

The 'Can I have a quick sword with you?' quiz

NFL Referee Hotline Bling: Austin Seferian-Jenkins drops a call

Blackhawks get extra depth on defense with Rutta and Forsling

The 'Old faces in new places' quiz

25 questions heading into the 2017-18 NBA season

The 'Sure do hope you have a backup plan in place' quiz

Tale of the Tape: National League Championship Series

Sports & Politics Intersect: White House looms large over sports world for another week

The 'A butcher, a Baker, a touchdown maker' quiz

Tale of the tape: American League Championship Series

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker