10:36 PM EDT, Sun October 22, 2017
Washington Times

Mets' Wright has surgery to treat spinal nerve compression

NEW YORK (AP) - Mets captain David Wright underwent back surgery, his second operation in a month as he tries to return to the major leagues after an absence of 1½ years. The team said Thursday that Wright had a procedure in Los Angeles called a laminotomy, is which a ...

Amazin Avenue

David Wright undergoes back surgery, still has no plans to retire

The third baseman had his second procedure in as many months, but he’s as determined as ever to get back on the field. David Wright, perhaps the best slugger in Mets franchise history, had back surgery on Thursday. It’s a procedure that the third baseman says should reduce the risk of further issues to his back in the future. He had a surgery done on his shoulder last month for the same reason. With these two surgeries now in the past, Wright is hopeful to return to baseball action “as soon as possible.” However, recent history tells us to not hold our collective breath. That’s...

Amazin Avenue

Mets Morning News: Wright back under the knife

Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets David Wright underwent another surgery, this one on his back, and vowed he’s not ready to retire. Former Mets manager Bobby Valentine thinks the Mets should pursue two of his former players to fill the seat vacated by Terry Collins: Joe McEwing and Robin Ventura. Former Mets slugger Carlos Beltrain also offered his thoughts, and believes Alex Cora is the man for the job. Filling the managerial vacancy is just one of 11 tasks Alderson has to carry out this offseason, according to NJ.com. Around the NL...

CBS NY

Mets’ Wright Undergoes Back Surgery, Eyes 2018 Comeback

David Wright underwent yet another surgery Thursday, but don't think that means the Mets captain is on the verge of giving up on his comeback bid.

David Wright discusses shoulder injury and immediate Mets future

New York Mets captain David Wright addresses the media for the first time since being shut down with his shoulder injury.

What does the future hold for David Wright and the Mets?

On SNY's Mets Talk Live, Doug Williams, Anthony McCarron, and Nelson Figueroa discuss the options going forward for the New York Mets as their captain David Wright struggles to stay healthy.

Mets GM Sandy Alderson reveals latest David Wright health setback

New York Mets GM Sandy Alderson talks to the press about the health status of David Wright, who had been sent back to NY for tests on his shoulder, which lead to a diagnosis of a shoulder impingement for the Mets captain.