Mets did right by David Wright

Mets did right by David Wright

In the end, David Wright’s goodbye cameo comes down to just a little more money than the Mets are paying Michael Conforto for the entire 2018 season. The fourth-year outfielder Conforto is earning $605,090, a hearty bargain, for what has turned into…

Source: David Wright’s return to Mets will be his call

Source: David Wright’s return to Mets will be his call

CHICAGO — The Mets have dampened expectations on David Wright’s possible return, but the decision on whether to play in 2018 may ultimately belong to the former All-Star third baseman. A day after assistant general manager John Ricco downplayed the idea of…

Mets’ David Wright set to play baseball again

Mets’ David Wright set to play baseball again

MIAMI — David Wright is ready to give the comeback trail another try. The Mets captain — who last appeared in a major league game in May 2016 — will begin a minor league rehab assignment Sunday, with five innings at third…

What has happened since this Mets joy?

Twenty-three months ago, although it feels like 23 lifetimes, Jeurys Familia fired a 98-mph, bottom-of-the-ninth fastball to catcher Travis d’Arnaud that the Cubs’ Dexter Fowler took for strike three at Wrigley Field. The strikeout completed the Mets’ sweep of the 2015 NLCS…

David Wright cleared to practice

DENVER — David Wright is giving 2017 one last shot. The Mets captain, who has been sidelined since spring training with a right shoulder impingement that has prevented him from throwing, reported to Port St. Lucie earlier this week to begin low-level…