David Wright RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mets' David Wright dodges health questions as concern looms

    Newark Star-Ledger "Mets third baseman David Wright declined to talk about his health at the team's workout on Tuesday. Wright, who had season-ending neck surgery in June, played just 37 games — none after May 27. The team captain is due $67 million through 2020. "There will come a time where I want to talk..." October 05

  • Wright confident of 2017 return, vouches for Reyes

    MLB.com "The physical toll the past two weeks have had on David Wright were apparent. A bandage on his throat covered the scars from the surgery he underwent on June 16 to repair a herniated disk in his neck, and the Mets' third baseman looked noticeably lighter. For the more than 19 minutes Wright..." July 02

  • David Wright needs neck surgery

    New York Post "David Wright’s season could be over, with the Mets third baseman scheduled to undergo surgery Thursday to repair a herniated disk in his neck. The surgery will be performed by Dr. Robert Watkins in Marina del Rey, Calif., according to a statement released by the team. Wright, 33, had been on..." June 16

  • David Wright reportedly discussing neck surgery with doctor

    Larry Brown Sports "The troublesome neck issues of Mets third baseman David Wright seem to be getting progressively worse, and now he may be forced to go under the knife. Wright is discussing the possibility of neck surgery with Dr. Robert Watkins along with team doctors and will reach a final determination soon,..." June 15

  • David Wright expected to miss 4-6 weeks

    Hardball Talk "Last night we learned that David Wright was expected to miss an “extended” period of time with a herniated disk in his neck. Now we know how extended that is: “at least” 4-6 weeks according to Ken Rosenthal. " June 03

  • David Wright headed to DL as Mets to be minus 3B for extended period

    ESPN "Mets third baseman David Wright is headed to the disabled list with a herniated disk in his neck and is expected to have a prolonged absence, a source said. Wright tried oral anti-inflammatory medication and then received an injection in his neck in the past week, but neither sufficiently..." June 02

  • David Wright has herniated disc in his neck

    Larry Brown Sports "David Wright told reporters on Monday that he is dealing with a herniated disc in his neck. Wright did not play in Monday’s 1-0 win over the White Sox — his third straight game missed. New York Mets manager Terry Collins even said that Wright may need a stint on the disabled list. Wright has..." May 31

  • David Wright: Mets don’t agree with Matt Harvey’s media silence

    New York Post "Matt Harvey’s self-imposed gag order wasn’t a big hit in the Mets clubhouse. For now the struggling pitcher has enough to consider, but Mets captain David Wright indicated Wednesday he may eventually talk to Harvey about his decision the previous night to bolt the clubhouse without speaking to..." May 26