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David Wright wants to play in 2018

David Wright has become something of an afterthought for the New York Mets, but the one-time star third baseman isn’t giving up on 2018 yet.Wright has undergone back and shoulder surgeries since last August, and while he wants to contribute, he admitted that he’s unsure if his health will cooperate enough to get him on a field in 2018.“I’m going to give it my best shot, certainly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

David Wright is fighting to save his career and find peace of mind

PORT ST. LUCIE — David Wright will give another comeback attempt his best shot, but he is offering no promises. After undergoing three surgeries in the last 20 months, the Mets captain — who last played in a major league game in May 2016 — continues to rehab with the idea he can return and...
Via New York Post
2 days ago

WATCH: David Wright speaks with the media on 2/17

Mets captain David Wright meets with the media for the first time in Spring Training
Via SNY
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Optimistic Wright forges on in comeback effort

Offering optimism that he will be able to return to the field, but realism that it might never happen, Mets captain David Wright on Saturday expressed a desire to continue rehabbing from injuries that have sidelined him for the past 21 months.
Via Mets.com
2 days ago

Report: David Wright unlikely to return before end of April

New York Mets third baseman David Wright is not close to a return.Wright, who was diagnosed with a right shoulder impingement in February, has not thrown since his diagnosis, and is unlikely to do so for at least another two weeks. It means Wright is unlikely to return before the end of April, and will certainly miss Opening Day.“Obviously, it will be disappointing,” Wright said...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 31, 2017  |  Discuss

No concrete timetable for David Wright to resume throwing

Following a diagnosis of a shoulder impingement for New York Mets third baseman David Wright earlier this week, the 34-year-old told Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News there isn’t much of a timetable for him in regards to throwing again.“It’s kind of been told to me, if I do the rehab correctly, if I give it time to strengthen the shoulder to get the shoulder working properly...
Via Sportsnaut
March 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: David Wright out 4-6 weeks with neck injury

New York Mets third baseman David Wright is expected to miss a significant amount of time while recovering from a herniated disk in his neck. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reported on Friday that Wright will be out at least a month. Source: #Mets' Wright out at least 4 to 6 weeks. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) June 3, 2016 There have already been some rumblings that the neck...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 03, 2016  |  Discuss

David Wright dealing with herniated disc in neck

David Wright told reporters on Monday that he is dealing with a herniated disc in his neck. Wright did not play in Monday’s 1-0 win over the White Sox — his third straight game missed. New York Mets manager Terry Collins even said that Wright may need a stint on the disabled list. Wright has dealt with serious health issues the past two seasons. He was diagnosed with spinal stenosis...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 30, 2016  |  Discuss

David Wright had teammates salute fans after loss

The New York Mets were eliminated in heartbreaking fashion Sunday night courtesy of a 7-2 Game 5 World Series loss, and they were then 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 the...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 02, 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
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