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David Wright’s Return Still Unclear, This Weekend Now Unlikely

According to a report by Zack Braziller of the New York Post, David Wright‘s return is still very unclear based on comments made on Monday by Mets general manager Sandy Alderson. “It’s just hard to say,” Alderson said, when asked about a possible return. “He could be a week away, could be 10 days away. Until he gets into a game situation and feels confident with the leg...
Via Mets Merized Online
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wright More Than A Week Away

As they should, the Mets are treating David Wright‘s hamstring injury with kid gloves and perhaps learning from experience, aren’t making any projections about his return. GM Sandy Alderson told reporters Friday having Wright back next weekend in Philadelphia “seems a little aggressive.” Wright went on the disabled list April 15 with what was called a right hamstring strain...
Via New York Mets Report
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wright Still A Week Away From Returning, Mets Deny Any Setback

Mets Captain and 3rd baseman David Wright was eligible to come off the DL on Thursday, but will be out until next Friday at the earliest. The team insisted it’s not because of any setbacks but because they want to be very careful with him, making sure that he doesn’t rush back. Wright is still rehabbing in Port St Lucie, but did not participate in workouts on Thursday and...
Via Mets Merized Online
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Wrap: DeGrom Beaten; Wright Not Ready; Montero To DL

Well, today sure did stink for Mets, whose day began with the news Rafael Montero will go on the disabled list and David Wright is at least a week from coming off it. The day ended with Washington ripping Jacob deGrom and sending the Mets an 8-2 message they are far from ready to concede the NL East. The loss was the Mets’ 15th in their last 16 games against Washington at Citi...
Via New York Mets Report
5 days ago  |  Discuss

David Wright’s DL Stint Will Last Longer Than Expected

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets fields a ground ball during the fourth inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) On April 14th David Wight went down with a hamstring injury after an awkward slide into second base. Since then he has been designated to the 15-day DL and Eric Campbell has filled in...
Via The Sports Journal
8 days ago  |  Discuss

David Wright Took Swings On Saturday

Mets third baseman David Wright, who is on the DL with the strained right hamstring injury, is slowly starting his recovery progress by swinging off a tee and also throwing, reports Brandon Wise of CBS Sports. Wright is also expected to begin testing his legs soon which would be the next step in his recovery process. The Mets are hopeful that he can return right before the end of...
Via Mets Merized Online
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: David Wright Resumes Baseball Activities

The Mets placed David Wright on the DL after he pulled his right hamstring in last Tuesday’s game. Fours days later, Mets manager Terry Collins said Wright is slowly getting back to baseball activities. (ESPN) “He’s coming along great,” Collins said Sunday morning. “He’s going to do some activity today. … He’s going to hopefully get in the weight room and do some...
Via Mets Merized Online
15 days ago  |  Discuss

With David Wright out, who’s on third?

“Who’s on third?” is a question that’s been asked by Mets fans over the years as much as Abbot and Costello.  According to the UltimateMets database, 153 Mets players have manned the hot corner since the team’s 1962 inception.  Make that 154 while we wait for the webmaster to add backup catcher turned emergency third baseman Anthony Recker to the list. Recker was not...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Mets: Wright likely headed to DL

Tuesday was probably one of the strangest days for the New York Mets. It’s true, they defeated the Philadelphia Phillies behind big days from Lucas Duda and Travis d’Arnaud and a home run from Daniel Murphy to go with 8 more strikeouts from an average Matt Harvey. The game also included 4 hit batters, a catcher’s interference, a challenge, a manager ejected and Anthony Recker...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets star David Wright reaches out to sons of slain NYPD officer

When David Wright heard about the sons of slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos, he felt obligated to do something.   The New York Mets captain is the son of a cop himself, so on Christmas Eve, he called Jaden and Justin Ramos, who lost their father when he and another officer were murdered in Brooklyn on Saturday. Wright had a 15-minute conversation with the boys and offered them a...
December 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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