View from St. Lucie: Gee whizkers

Adam Rubin

Dillon Gee shows off the goatee he has been growing all offseason, which he said was motivated by boredom. The facial feature may not make it into the season, though. "I feel like I've got to throw 98 to pull this off," Gee lightheartedly said.

Adam Rubin

David Wright charges for a barehand play while working out on a back field in Port St. Lucie on Wednesday with fellow infielders including Ike Davis and Daniel Murphy.

Adam Rubin

Josh Stinson, a candidate for the bullpen who had a solid September with the Mets, throws off a mound at the team's complex. A native of Shreveport, La., Stinson has now relocated to Nashville.