David Wright's wax figure at Madame Tussauds New York
Hit the ball out of the park
David Wright is an All-Star Third Baseman in Major League Baseball who plays for the New York Mets.
Wright is noted for his unaffected politeness and work ethic. He has developed a reputation for arriving very early to the park for games and being uncommonly accommodating with fans and reporters.
- December 20, 1982: David Allen Wright was born
- 2001: Wright was chosen by the Mets in the amateur draft
- 2004: He made his major league debut starting at third base against the Montreal Expos
- 2007: Wright was awarded the Gold Glove and the Silver Slugger Award at third base. He also was fourth in NL MVP voting receiving 182 votes