“I’ll take the Nationals’ fans over the Mets’ fans,” Andersen said. “Why’s that?” play-by-play man Scott Franzke asked. “They’re just obnoxious,” Andersen replied.
Wright’s homer sparked a record-setting night for the Mets, who set a franchise mark with eight long balls on Monday.
David Wright made his highly anticipated return to the Mets lineup Monday night in Philadelphia — and it was a good one.
We love when lifers, team monoliths, get a farewell ring for their troubles and struggles. And no one west of Don Mattingly deserves one more than David Wright.
After taking four of five games against the Orioles and Rockies, the NL East-leading New York Mets’ nine-game road trip continues this week with four games against the Phillies.
The Mets’ season has become considerably more intriguing since David Wright last appeared in the lineup in April.
David Wright is expected to be activated from the DL next week. But it might be a while before he gets regular playing time.
When looking at the captain’s season, it’s not hard to see that Wright has just as good a chance of adding nothing than he has of becoming that added offensive spark all true playoff contenders need.
The Nationals won’t lose forever, and the Mets need to get back on track in a hurry. It appears that captain David Wright will help them do so in the coming days.
New York Mets star David Wright got a hit and scored a run Monday night in his first minor league rehabilitation game since going on the disabled list in mid-April.
New York Mets third baseman David Wright is ready to start a minor league rehab assignment as he works to come back from spinal stenosis.
The Mets are rolling, and they might have their captain back sooner rather than later.
Wright fielded grounders, took swings in the cage and ran on the grass at Citi Field on Tuesday, all big steps as the 32-year-old works his way back from spinal stenosis.
They were born about six months apart, signed by the same team, and seemed ordained to become New York immortals.
Two Mets — Matt Harvey and David Wright — are in the top 20, and no Yankees are represented.