David Wright to DL for hamstring

Updated: August 3, 2013, 6:21 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Third baseman David Wright landed on the disabled list Saturday morning with a right hamstring strain, leaving a gaping hole in an already underwhelming New York Mets lineup.

The team announced Wright had a Grade 2 strain of the hamstring, the middle of three levels, after undergoing an MRI at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan. Mets manager Terry Collins estimated Wright would miss three to five weeks.

Wright was forced to depart Friday night's game against ...

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