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Strikeouts, error haunt Wright in Atlanta

Manager planning Wednesday rest for Mets' struggling third baseman

Updated: May 19, 2010, 10:30 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

ATLANTA -- David Wright bears the weight of an entire organization's struggles, whether he admits it or not. That burden appears particularly heavy these days.

Wright struck out in his final three trips to the plate Tuesday night, stranding the go-ahead run at third base in the final of those at-bats in the ninth. A half-inning later, the third baseman hurried a throw into runner Melky Cabrera and past first baseman Ike Davis, allowing the winning run to score from second base in the Mets' ...

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