David Wright.

David Wright (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Wright Doesn’t Deserve To Symbolize Mets’ Snakebitten Ways

David Wright got a bad break with spinal stenosis. You would just think that he’d paid enough dues by now.


Terry Collins (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets Crossing Fingers For Strong Resurgence

Terry Collins’ crew sits at a crossroads. The trend, despite two straight wins over the beatable Phillies, can resume its downward spiral in the coming days. Or, perhaps some positive things can happen.


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Sims: Should The Mets Be Very Concerned About Wright? Yes, They Should Be

Though assistant GM John Ricco reportedly claimed that “doctors aren’t that worried about it,” stenosis isn’t something that just goes away.


David Wright (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

On WFAN: Keith Hernandez ‘Gravely Concerned’ About David Wright

For the Mets, losing the face of their franchise for a big chunk of the season — or all of it — would hurt. The worst-case scenario would be devastating.


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Boomer & Carton: Rangers Up Against It And David’s Injury Is Down-‘Wright’ Puzzling

Boomer and Craig tried to make sense of the Wright injury, offered a Game 6 preview and continued to carry themselves as National Treasures on this Tuesday morning in NYC.


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Mets’ Wright Heads To California To Work With Leading Back Expert

Wright hasn’t played since pulling his right hamstring against Philadelphia on April 14. His rehabilitation was put on hold May 6 when back pain developed.


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 on March 20, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Mets’ David Wright Shut Down For Another Week With Back Problem

Wright hasn’t played since mid-April. He originally went on the disabled list with hamstring trouble, then developed a back issue.


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David Wright Shut Down With Back Pain; No Timetable For His Return

The captain has experienced lower-back pain in recent days. An MRI revealed no structural damage, but the third baseman won’t resume baseball activity until the discomfort subsides.


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David Wright No Closer To Return From DL

When will David Wright be back in the lineup? Nobody knows — not even Mets general manager Sandy Alderson.


David Wright and Derek Jeter (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Mets’ Long On WFAN: David Wright ‘A Lot Like Jeter’

Kevin Long knows a thing or two about Derek Jeter from his eight years as hitting coach in the Bronx. And he sees some of No. 2 in the Mets’ captain.


Kevin Plawecki #22 and Michael Cuddyer #23 of the New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Atlanta Braves 7-1 during a game at Citi Field on April 21, 2015. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Mets — Not The Yankees — Are The Core Of The Big Apple

The Mets — yes, your 11-3 Mets — are indeed the core of the Big Apple. They are younger, hungrier and better.


Curtis Granderson #3 and Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets celebrate a 7-6 win against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ Fast Start Has Citi Field Rocking Like Never Before

With higher expectations for 2015, three of the first seven home crowds exceeded 41,000 and two others were around 39,000.


Travis d'Arnaud bats against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Kallet: Scorching Mets Have Overcome Adversity, But More Is On The Way

Can they continue to weather the storm? It won’t be easy, and the challenge just got more daunting. But maybe there’s something special about this team. It certainly feels that way early on.


Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets celebrates scoring in the fourth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during their game at Citi Field on April 15, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Despite Loss Of Wright, Mets Are Feeling Cool, Calm And Confident

This team is confident, and it’s ready to prove that it can keep winning without the face of the franchise.


David Wright #5 of the New York Mets looks on against the Philadelphia Phillies during their game at Citi Field on April 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ Wright Placed On DL With Hamstring Strain

The Amazin’s will have to make due without their captain for the next two weeks.