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Mets name Wright fourth captain in team history

Mets name Wright fourth captain in team history

CNNSI.com nytimes.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Mar 21, 2013
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) As the newly appointed team leader, David Wright has already made his first decision: He won't wear the captain's `C' on his New York Mets jersey.
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  • Niese Will Pitch the Mets’ Opener

    Niese Will Pitch the Mets’ Opener

    nytimes.com Mar 21, 2013
    Jon Niese will fill in for Johan Santana, whose shoulder fatigue has kept him from pitching in spring training.
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  • Marcum Says Shoulder Issue Is Not New

    Marcum Says Shoulder Issue Is Not New

    nytimes.com Mar 21, 2013
    Mets pitcher Shaun Marcum says he has dealt with shoulder inflammation for the past three years.
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  • With spring training injuries mounting for Yankees, NY Mets cou…

    With spring training injuries mounting for Yankees, NY Mets could have brighter future than Bombers

    nydailynews.com Mar 21, 2013
    As the bad news continues to mount in Yankee camp, here’s a question that becomes more intriguing by the day: If you were betting on baseball futures over the next five years, including 2013, would you put your money on the Mets or the Yankees?
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