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Rising Apple Sep 18, 2018

Mets: Ticket sellers dominating David Wright’s final game

The New York Mets have a lot to look forward to during their final two weeks of the season. On September 29th, we have what looks to be David Wright’s final game. On September 13th, it was announced that David Wright was going to be activated and then start a game on September 29th for […] Mets: Ticket sellers dominating David Wright’s final game - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SNY TV Sep 18, 2018

With 70th win, Mets have matched win total from 2017

The Mets won their 70th game of the season on Monday night, matching their win total from 2017 -- when they finished 70-92.
Amazin Avenue Sep 18, 2018
David Wright: Superstar, the t-shirt!

David Wright: Superstar, the t-shirt!

Let the world know that David Wright has always been a superstar! A little less than a week ago, the Mets and David Wright announced that the captain of the team, who has spent his entire professional career with the franchise and undergone several surgeries as he’s missed time on the field over the past couple of years, will play during the team’s final home stand this year before ending his playing career. Whatever Wright does in that limited span of playing time this year, it won’t alter his career numbers too much. Thus far, he’s hit .296/.350/.438 with 242 home runs and a 133...
Amazin Avenue Sep 16, 2018
Mets Morning News for September 16, 2018

Mets Morning News for September 16, 2018

Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Brandon Nimmo gave the Mets the lead in the fourth inning in Boston with a three-run shot, but the Mets’ bullpen was unable to hold the lead in relief of a short outing from Corey Oswalt, as they fell to the Red Sox 5-3. Choose your recap: Amazin’ Avenue short and long, New York Times, NY Post, Daily News, Newsday, MLB.com, Bergen County Record. Devan Fink takes a look at where David Wright falls among all-time Mets. Even given how shy the Mets seem to be about retiring numbers, there is almost no...
Call to the Pen Sep 15, 2018

New York Mets: Legacies, 2018, David Wright and Beyond

This season has been eventful for the New York Mets. With 2018 coming to an end, what can the Mets look forward to in 2019? While I may just be getting sentimental, the news of David Wright‘s probable retirement led me to think about his legacy and the future of the New York Mets. In a […] New York Mets: Legacies, 2018, David Wright and Beyond - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Sep 15, 2018

MLB face of franchise: 30 figures for 30 teams

When your mind pictures a particular league uniform, whose face is wearing it? We look at the MLB face of the franchise for each team. It’s likely the face of a veteran mega-star, somebody of the stripe of the Mets’ David Wright. Wright on Thursday announced his retirement following a last upcoming ceremonial appearance in […] MLB face of franchise: 30 figures for 30 teams - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rising Apple Sep 15, 2018

New York Mets: A David Wright record someone will surely smash

When David Wright officially calls it quits, he’ll leave the New York Mets with plenty of records safe in his fault of accomplishments. One of them, however, won’t be so lucky. David Wright owns many single-season records in New York Mets history. His 124 runs batted in during the 2008 season is tied with Mike […] New York Mets: A David Wright record someone will surely smash - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Sep 15, 2018

New York Mets: What could have been for David Wright

David Wright had been on a Hall of Fame trajectory. Instead, after being sidelined by over two years with injuries, he will make one final appearance at the end of the season. There was a time when David Wright was one of the best players in baseball. The New York Mets third baseman was a […] New York Mets: What could have been for David Wright - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
New York Post Sep 15, 2018

David Wright might get to pinch hit before playing finale

BOSTON — David Wright’s last scheduled game is Sept. 29, but that doesn’t mean the Mets captain will be inactive until then. On Friday, manager Mickey Callaway indicated he plans to use Wright in a pinch-hitting role, as needed, upon his activation from the disabled list on Sept. 25. Wright is with the team on...

Joe Mauer shares a career kinship with the Mets' David Wright

Careers of two stars have taken parallel courses.
The Republican Sep 14, 2018
Red Sox's Alex Cora on David Wright: 'He was always accountable'

Red Sox's Alex Cora on David Wright: 'He was always accountable'

Cora and Wright were teammates with the Mets in 2009 and 2010.
New York Post Sep 14, 2018

David Wright’s retirement should be cushy thanks to VitaminWater

David Wright has made a lot of spectacular plays over his 14 years as a Met, but his shrewdest may have taken place off the field. The Mets captain — who, it was revealed Thursday, will retire at age 35 on Sept. 29 after making his final start at Citi Field — played his last...
NorthJersey.com Sep 14, 2018
David Wright could pinch hit several times for the Mets before his final start

David Wright could pinch hit several times for the Mets before his final start

David Wright may play before the final start of his career on Sept. 29 at home for the Mets.        
SNY TV Sep 14, 2018

Callaway: David Wright could get pinch-hitting appearances before Sept. 29

David Wright will start for the Mets one final time on Sept. 29, but he could appear in games before then too.
Amazin Avenue Sep 14, 2018
Mets are shipping up to Boston for a three-game showdown with the Red Sox

Mets are shipping up to Boston for a three-game showdown with the Red Sox

The red-hot Mets will take on baseball’s best team at historic Fenway Park The New York Mets (68-78) begin their final 2018 road trip in Beantown as they battle baseball’s best team, the Boston Red Sox (101-46). This is the team’s first visit to Boston since 2009, when they won two out of three. The last time these two clubs squared off, the Mets lost two out of three at Citi Field in 2015. Even before getting to the recent resurgence, the big news surrounding the club is the announcement that David Wright’s playing career will end following the 2018 season. Wright, who was...

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