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David Wright's WBC status up in air

Updated: March 15, 2013, 11:21 AM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- David Wright was already in full uniform, from his cap down to his spikes, and was prepared to head out for pregame introductions Thursday night when he received some disappointing news: He had been scratched from Team USA's starting lineup with a rib injury that could mean the end of his participation in the World Baseball Classic.

Wright told reporters that Team USA manager Joe Torre and the medical staffs for the New York Mets and Team USA decided jointly to keep him ...

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