Call it a passing of the torch, of sorts. In 2015, there will only be one captain on the New York baseball scene: Mets third baseman David Wright.
Mets captain David Wright hopes the Seattle Seahawks knock it out of the park — so to speak — on Super Sunday. Meanwhile, Yankees reliever David Robertson will be cheering on the guys in orange and blue.
Looking at the current market and the cost it takes to acquire available shortstops via free agency or trade — it may have been best for Sandy Alderson and the Mets to retain Reyes.
“Me, probably like a lot of Mets fans, are pretty impatient,” Mets third baseman David Wright told Francesa. “…Obviously, for us, the offseason has started out somewhat slow.”
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Terry Collins says the Mets’ priority this offseason should be finding a power hitter to form a one-two punch with captain David Wright. “No. 1, we’ve got to find a bat […]
Forget about the big-name free agents. Mets third baseman David Wright would rather see general manager Sandy Alderson spread the team’s money around.
Sandy Alderson has declared that the Mets will not be paying out any $100 million contracts this offseason.
Mets COO Jeff Wilpon made some bold comments about the future of his club on Tuesday. When addressing those comments, general manager Sandy Alderson admitted that his boss’ remarks were “off the cuff.”
It sounds like plenty of Mets will be on the hot-stove hot seat.
Jeff Wilpon hinted that the Mets will open their wallet this winter.
For what feels like a lifetime, Mets fans have been hearing that THIS is the offseason. THIS is when it will all change. 2014 will be the year that the Mets FINALLY field a team that can contend. You’re up, Mr. Alderson.
“I think now we’re entering a new phase where the short-term becomes somewhat more important than the long-term,” Alderson said. “And that’s how we’re going to go at it.”
When the Mets make official Collins’ two-year extension today, they will have done the last right thing in a lost season that saw too many decisions and twists of fate go the wrong way.
The Mets honored former slugger Mike Piazza on Sunday during a 30-minute ceremony at Citi Field before their season finale against Milwaukee.
David Wright returned to the Mets’ lineup on Saturday, though he couldn’t help the Mets prevent an extra inning loss to the Brewers.