Found May 19, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
PLAYERS: David Wright
TEAMS: New York Mets
New York Mets third baseman David Wright was out of the lineup Saturday with an illness and could miss Sunday as well, according to ESPN New York. The Mets were planning to rest Wright on Saturday anyway, but he reportedly became more under the weather on Saturday morning. Wright went 1-for-3 on Friday in the Mets 14-5 loss to the Blue Jays in Toronto. He was taken out of the game after the Mets trailed 10-1 in the fifth inning. He is hitting .409 this season.

There are hot streaks, then there’s what David Wright is doing

New York Mets third basemen David Wright is the talk of the MLB town right now and for good reason, he’s flat out raking.  The 29-year-old is leading the majors with a .411 average and is batting an unworldly .442 in the month of May. To be honest Wright’s as locked in as anyone I have seen in quite some time, I mean there are hot streaks then there’s what he and Josh Hamilton...

Mets need to make it right with Wright

Excuse us while we search high and low for the reason the Mets haven't yet offered David Wright a long-term contract. So far, we can't find it. Haven't the Wilpons learned their lesson from the Jose Reyes fiasco? Haven't they figured out that Wright, even more so than his former wingman, is essential to the franchise's legitimacy? The Wall Street Journal recently...

MMO Player Of The Week: David Wright

The MetsMerizedOnline Player of the Week for this week has shown he has a great impact on this team. This week includes the 2-game series against the Brewers, the 2-game series against the Reds, and the weekend series against the Blue Jays for a total of 7 games. Here is our MMO Player of the Week for 5/14-5/20: Through the use of the scorecard, let’s take a look at how David...


METS COME BACK FROM 4-0 AND POUND THE REDS 9 - 4  David Wright is on fire. David Wright once again is clutch and delivers the go ahead run in what became a late inning slug fest for New York.Many of us, The Blob included, have wondered over the past few season if we'd ever see David return to being the great player we once knew. Not only has the old David come back to us, but he seems to

David Wright delivers a key hit as Mets defeat Reds

The New York Mets rallied from a 4-0 deficit, scoring nine unanswered runs to defeated the Cincinatti Reds on Thursday afternoon at Citi Field: R.A. Dickey started for NY, allowing 3 runs on five hits over six innings of work: Dickey tossed three shut-out innings before allowing a solo homerun to Joey Votto in the fourth.  The Reds added three more (two earned) in the fifth on...

This is what the Mets look like in hockey jerseys

  David Wright is hiding from the camera All of these pictures are from @Mets on Twitter. The team is wearing hockey jerseys because they are making a trip to Toronto tonight. When the Mets traveled to Houston recently, they wore cowboy outfits. To see pictures of the Mets in their cowboy outfits, click here.            

Late collapse dooms Reds against Mets

NEW YORK (AP) -- David Wright lined his second double of the game, a tiebreaking drive in the eighth inning that raised his major league-leading average to .411 and sent the New York Mets past the Cincinnati Reds 9-4 Thursday. Down 4-0, the Mets began their comeback in the middle innings. Then, they were the surprise winners in a matchup of bullpens that were going in different...

On The Wright Track: Mets Come Back From Four Run Deficit To Win 9-4

Recap: R.A. Dickey took the hill looking for his sixth win of the year, going toe-to-toe with Reds ace Matt Latos. Dickey started off dominant, striking out six in the first four frames, but ran into trouble in the fifth after giving up a solo shot to Joey Votto in the previous inning. Come top five, Dickey gave up three runs on a hit-by-pitch, a walk, a double and a passed ball...

Terry Collins talks about Wright, Francisco and more

“The execution was perfect. I had the right guy at the plate. I don’t there is a better execution of fundamentals of the game than Ronny Cedeno. He’s as good as it gets.” Terry Collins on Cedeno’s fundamentals as reported by Matt Ehalt, It is great to hear a manager use the words “execution was perfect” and talk about a player having great execution...

Mets-Pirates Preview

David Wright didn't play in any of the New York Mets' eight games against Pittsburgh last season. The Pirates probably aren't looking forward to renewing acquaintances this week. Wright will try to help the Mets win consecutive games for the first time in nearly two weeks when they open a three-game series against the Pirates on Monday night. Even an illness barely...

Wright Back In The Lineup As Mets Try To Avoid A Sweep

Starting Lineup Andres Torres – DH Mike Baxter – LF David Wright – 3B Lucas Duda – RF Daniel Murphy – 2B Kirk Nieuwenhuis – CF Ike Davis – 1B Ronny Cedeno – SS Rob Johnson – C Game Preview The Mets look to avoid a sweep and three losses in a row as they take on the Blue Jays this afternoon. Yesterday the Mets received good pitching as after Batista left with...

NY Mets wear hockey jerseys for trip to Toronto

The New York Mets are dressing for success— at least by Canada's standards— by wearing NHL jerseys for their road trip to Toronto where they will play the Blue Jays in an inter-league series this weekend. David Wright— in keeping with the team's theme of dressing for its destination— was spotted wearing a "Mighty Ducks" jersey yesterday after a 9-4 victory...

Mets Avoid Sweep In Edge Of Your Seat 6-5 Win Over Jays

The Mets have had terrible luck in the White North of Canada against the Blue Jays. Luckily with David Wright back, they were able to put some runs on the board. After two short starts from Jon Niese and Miguel Batista, we were able to find a starter that could at least reach the seventh inning. Dillon Gee had a nice start that was exactly what the Mets needed. Allowing three runs...

Mets 6, Blue Jays 5

TORONTO -- Right-hander Dillon Gee allowed five hits and three runs over 6 2/3 innings and David Wright drove in two runs with a first-inning double as the New York Mets held off the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Sunday. Mike Baxter was a home run shy of hitting for the cycle before an announced crowd of 41,867 at Rogers Centre as the Mets ended their two-gake losing skid and stopped...
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