By Ed Coleman
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Granted, it’s not 18 out of 20. But this 8-4 stretch that the Mets just persevered their way through three time zones to achieve is significant, and it had its genesis after a bad loss at Citi Field on June 15.
And it was the captain, David Wright, who did what a leader is supposed to do — get the ship back on course as quickly as possible.
Wright does not like team meetings. He’d prefer to avoid them. Sometimes they’re necessary — and on June 15, one was.