Originally written September 26, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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NEW YORK -- As time passes, David Wright expects to describe his record-setting hit a little differently than the one that actually put him atop the New York Mets' hit list Wednesday night. The ball the New York Mets third baseman struck to become the franchise's leader was one of the weakest hits on a night when his team busted out offensively. While he had no choice but to absorb his teammates' ribbing during their 6-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field, Wright said he'll do his best to keep his future offspring from doing the same. "You know, I got a chance to show off my blazing speed," Wright quipped of the dribbler down the third base line that went for an infield hit in the Mets' four-run third inning. "Ten years from now, when I'm telling my kids, it's going to be a line drive; it's going to be a little different. But I'll take it. A hit's a hit and (I'm) just really excited I could do it at home. ...
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