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David Wright sets Mets hits record

Updated: September 26, 2012, 11:13 PM ET
By Matt Ehalt | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Re-Wright the record book.

Mets third baseman David Wright is the new franchise leader in hits after recording his 1,419th hit in a 6-0 win against the Pirates at Citi Field on Wednesday night. He came into the game tied with former first baseman/outfielder Ed Kranepool with 1,418 hits, and went 2 for 4 to give himself 1,420 hits for his career.

"It's obviously humbling, a little more exciting (than tying the record), we won today," Wright said. "Eddie came and saw ...

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