David Wright back in Mets lineup

Updated: July 23, 2011, 12:55 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

MIAMI -- More than two months after being diagnosed with a stress fracture in his lower back, third baseman David Wright returned to the New York Mets lineup Friday.

Wright was activated from the disabled list before the series-opening 7-6 win against the Florida Marlins and placed in the cleanup spot by manager Terry Collins.

"It's good to be back," Wright said after going 2-for-5 with two RBI doubles and two runs scored. "It's good to play the game and have fun doing it."

Wright ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?