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DAVID WRIGHT RUMORS & GOSSIP

David Wright Wants Cespedes Back

Is the momentum building? In an interview with the NY Daily News’ Kristie Ackert, David Wright now says he would like to see Yoenis Cespedes return to Queens for the 2016 season. I will put my name behind the statement that Yo was a good teammate on the field and a great teammate off the field,” Wright said. “And I hope we find a way to bring him back.” “With that said...
Via Mets Merized Online
18 days ago  |  Discuss

David Wright Reportedly Doing Captain Stuff

If you thought David Wright was simply chilling out at home this Winter and hanging his stockings by the chimney with care, think again. The Mets captain was so engaged on social media, that as soon as he saw the story building up that Neil Walker was about to be a Met, he took immediate action. Bill Brink, who my auto-correct insists is Bill Brit, he of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette...
Via Mets Merized Online
December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets360 2015 projection review: David Wright

Next up in our projection series is David Wright.  All of were thrilled that Wright made it back to the playoffs with the Mets.  Unfortunately his season was marred by injury, one that left most of us wondering if he’d be able to continue playing at a high level.  But before we get to that, take a moment to review our original prediction piece on him from the beginning of 2015...
Via Mets360.com
November 12, 2015  |  Discuss

David Wright had teammates salute fans after loss

The New York Mets were eliminated in heartbreaking fashion four games to one in the World Series courtesy of a 7-2 Game 5 loss and then were forced to watch the Kansas City Royals celebrate their championship on the Citi Field turf. But that didn’t stop David Wright from leading his Mets teammates out onto the field from the clubhouse for one last salute to the fans still inside...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

David Wright isn't done yet

As the summer of 2015 dragged on without the presence of David Wright in the Mets’ lineup, questions surfaced about the Mets star’s future as a Major League ball player. He put some of those fears to rest with his first at-bat back with the Mets on August 24 when he launched a home run against the Phillies. But since then, every extended dry streak for The Captain has led to...
Via The Sports Quotient
October 31, 2015  |  Discuss

David Wright hits two-run homer to give Mets early lead (video)

When the New York Mets are looking for a clutch hit, they look to their captain, and David Wright often comes through for them. Trailing 1-0 early in the pivotal Game 3 of the World Series, the Mets were seeking a big hit, and Wright provided it. Wright saw a fastball from Yordano Ventura that was up in the zone, and he didn’t miss it. David Wright sees you, New York. https:/...
Via The Sports Daily
October 31, 2015  |  Discuss

David Wright Fuels Mets’ Offensive Explosion In World Series Game 3 (Videos)

David Wright was having a postseason to forget. The New York Mets third baseman was batting .171 with only seven hits in 41 at-bats heading into Game 3 of the World Series against the Kansas City Royals. But the captain came through in a big way during the Mets’ 9-3 win over the Royals at Citi Field. Wright hit his first home run of the playoffs during the first inning, and he...
Via NESN.com
October 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Cubs gave David Wright 3rd base from Wrigley Field

The Chicago Cubs may have been unceremoniously swept out of the postseason courtesy of the New York Mets, but the organization nevertheless displayed an admirable exhibition of sportsmanship following the team’s elimination in the NLCS, as the Cubs presented Mets captain David Wright with a pretty awesome keepsake to commemorate the victory. Wright, in his 12th year and coming...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

David Wright: Expletive directed at Freddie Freeman 'playful'

David Wright was caught on camera dropping a not-so-friendly “f-you” on Freddie Freeman during Wednesday’s New York Mets-Atlanta Braves tilt, but the Mets captain downplayed the exchange following the team’s 6-3 loss. The vulgar greeting occurred at first base during the seventh inning after Wright hit a game-tying single. Wright’s f-bomb may have been precipitated by...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

The return of the Mets captain?

By Cameron Fine Captain David Wright is finally getting in some baseball activity, including potential rehab games for the Port St. Lucie Mets this upcoming Monday, and might actually come back to the New York Mets sometime soon. He’s been injured since mid-April with what is diagnosed as spinal stenosis, which is an injury that is beyond serious. You somewhat need a healthy...
Via isportsweb.com
August 06, 2015  |  Discuss
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