NEW YORK, NY - MAY 24: David Wright #5 of the New York Mets wipes the rain from his helmet in the eighth inning duirng the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on May 24, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.
I understand what this game can do to you mentally. You Never want a guy to go through that ... his game so much about confidence and having a little swagger and when you are going through what Ike is going through, you kind of lose that. Instead of going up there expecting to get a hit, you are hoping to get a hit, I’ve been there, everybody in here has been there.More quotes »
Yankees vs. Mets a surprising comparison
composites of every player whos played at the position, but its largely representative of John Buck, Daniel Murphy, David Wright and Lucas Duda.The other four positions are all under the .650 line: first base (.462), shortstop (.529), center field (.592) and Read more »
Mets shut out by Reds, continue to struggle at Citi Field
failure.All the Cincinnati runs that mattered, the three scored in the first inning, were unearned, the result of third baseman David Wright 's two-out fielding error. Joey Votto had walked, Brandon Phillips singled and Jay Bruce walked to load the bases before Read more »
Sandy Alderson and the Mets: a defense of 'the plan'
Matt Harvey is bumbling.Most of that criticism is undeserved.Lets take the points one at a time: The position players: David Wright was a fringe MVP candidate in 2012 and has gotten off to another strong start in 2013. During the offseason, Alderson locked Read more »
Sloppy Mets lose in Atlanta
for the Mets, Lucas Duda butchered a ball in leftfield, John Buck failed to stop one from reaching the backstop, and David Wright let another glance off his glove at third base.By the end of the brutal frame at Turner Field on Sunday afternoon, the Braves Read more »
Mets continue outfield shuffle
and Lucas Duda 's solo blast in the second.The Mets tied it at 5 with one out in the ninth off Braves closer Craig Kimbrel on David Wright 's fourth home run, an inning after the Mets tied it at 4 on Marlon Byrd 's solo homer, his second of the season.It was Read more »
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Amazin’ly, Wright has no re-up regret
already could be buyer’s remorse. Yet even with the disaster the Mets’ 2013 season had become, David Wright insisted yesterday he has no regrets about giving the organization a long-term commitment. “Zero,” Wright said. The Mets, whose game last night against 2:08 AM from New York Post Read more »
On Baseball: Ike Davis, the Mets’ No-Hit, No-Field First Baseman
if he cannot explain his slump. “There are certain guys you root extra hard for, and Ike’s at the top of the list,” David Wright said. “The type of teammate he’s been through this whole stretch, you might be ready to pull your hair out or mope around, and from The New York Times Read more »
MLB to don camo uniforms on Memorial Day
David Wright suits up for Monday's game at Citi Field, the circumstances will be special enough. It will be the first Subway Series game of the year, Yankees at Mets. That is traditionally a sellout atmosphere with loyalties apparent in the stands. That moment from MLB.com Read more »
Mets Morning News: Whatever happened yesterday doesn't matter now because today is HARVEY DAY!
The Reds beat the Mets 4-0 last night. David Wright made a crucial error in the first inning leading to a couple of Reds' runs and the Mets' offense was el stinko for another evening. But hey, at least Jon Niese pitched well for his second consecutive outi from Amazin' Avenue Read more »
Reds 4, Mets 0: Wright's early error dooms NY
against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field on Tuesday. Niese gave up three runs in the inning. (AP Photo) NEW YORK (AP) — David Wright tossed his bat to the ground, then slammed his batting gloves into his helmet. He stood with his hands on his hips, an exasperated from Daily Freeman Read more »