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David WrightTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2004-2016
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Positions3B-1963, DH-3, ss-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Allen Wright
Height6-0Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 20,1982 [35.185]PlaceNorfolk,Virginia
High SchoolHickory (Chesapeake,VA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 1st round (38th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$875,000Signing ScoutsRandy MilliganService Time13.075 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-NYN-#5 ... 2003-MLB-#75 ... 2003-NYN-#4 ... 2004-MLB-#21 ... 2004-NYN-#2
MLB DebutJuly 21,2004 [21.213]
OrganizationsNYN [17] Awards25Awards Voting6-474
TBC Player ID7508Retrosheet IDwrigd002MLBAM ID431151
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-3b183612027367041791163020003.300.391.458.8495511138.372.158.358.37311.5921.741.882.9030.0030.56
2002Columbia BombersSALAnyn-3b191354968513230211932157611451424.266.367.401.76819943582.323.135.321.34213.0619.591.501.8945.0932.58
2003St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn43b20133466691263921575195729841658.270.369.459.82821456549.309.189.373.35813.1117.851.362.7331.0744.44
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn443b216022344812701040206394170335.363.467.6191.08613837272.406.256.493.45814.3415.071.053.6822.3045.68
2004Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn53b213111418348081724161920213.298.388.579.9676616134.292.281.404.40511.9414.181.195.9714.2547.06
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         913376211535018572210556090548.341.441.6051.04620453406.367.264.463.44113.5514.781.094.4318.7246.09
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b21692634177171144060144030307.293.332.525.85713832283.297.232.308.3634.9514.132.864.9518.7941.56
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b22160575991764212710217772113703216.306.388.523.91130170657.340.217.360.39310.9617.201.574.1121.3039.77
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b231545829618140526116205661135081315.311.381.531.91230971661.344.220.359.3829.9817.101.713.9322.3839.23
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b241606041131964213010734594115607614.325.416.546.96233073711.356.221.425.41313.2216.171.224.2220.1337.24
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b2516062611518942233124155941184011515.302.390.534.92433477735.321.232.398.39612.7916.051.264.4918.9740.74
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b2614453588164393107227974140306816.307.390.447.83723952618.394.140.312.36611.9722.651.891.6253.5031.71
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b2715758787166363291031911691612012912.283.354.503.85729568670.335.220.351.36610.3024.032.334.3320.2440.96
2011St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-3b286219103002106300000.476.593.6191.21213327.556.143.476.52622.2211.110.500.000.0030.00
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b2810238960992311461132529730345.254.345.427.77216638447.302.173.334.33811.6321.701.873.1327.7938.38
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b291565819117841221931510811123051615.306.391.492.88328664670.347.186.334.37612.0916.721.383.1327.6735.96
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b301124306313223618581735579502511.307.390.514.90422147492.340.207.367.39111.1816.061.443.6623.8935.61
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b31134535541443018638542113405522.269.324.374.69820039586.325.105.189.3097.1719.282.691.3766.8827.08
2015St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn53b32828590001005600000.321.424.321.7459033.409.000.179.34415.1518.181.200.000.000.00
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b323815224447051721223600004.289.379.434.8136612174.351.145.296.35912.6420.691.642.8730.4027.27
2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn53b333713718318071432265500000.226.350.438.7886015163.320.212.409.34415.9533.742.124.2919.5748.39
2017St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn53b34310010000000500000.100.100.100.2001010.200.000.000.0880.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter158359969491777390262429701966576112924506573152.296.376.491.86729456586867.339.195.344.00011.0818.811.703.5224.7837.03
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter41214782574291144482457221230316202151123.290.390.470.8606951661745.337.180.370.00013.1818.111.372.7530.7938.69
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3111418348081724161920213.298.388.579.9676616134.292.281.404.00011.9414.181.195.9714.2547.06
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6022344812701040206394170335.363.467.6191.08613837272.406.256.493.00014.3415.071.053.6822.3045.68
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1505258314642215782058311241658.278.377.451.82823759619.324.173.360.00013.4118.091.352.4235.0040.41
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1354968513230211932157611451424.266.367.401.76819943582.323.135.321.00013.0619.591.501.8945.0932.58
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3612027367041791163020003.300.391.458.8495511138.372.158.358.00011.5921.741.882.9030.0030.56
New York Mets Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter158359969491777390262429701966576112924506573152.296.376.491.86729456586867.339.195.344.00011.0818.811.703.5224.7837.03
Average MLB - Per 162 games16261497182403259920778132507716.296.376.491.86730167703.339.195.344.00011.0818.811.703.5224.7837.03
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258110116945219962889012481649.290.390.470.86027365686.337.180.370.00013.1818.111.372.7530.7938.69

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Kingsport Mets AppRknyn183B36--2057558277.9392.14------36100.053.7
2002Columbia Bombers SALAnyn193B123--812281914328309.9422.51------13591.188.5
2003St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn203B130--702431617329313.9512.41------13397.793.5
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn213B59--409285140132.9432.24------6098.341.5
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn213B31--27717510598.9333.16------31100.021.5
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn213B6968603391401110190179.9422.590.30-----69100.042.6
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn223B16016014041013372423462438.9482.740.31-----160100.098.8
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn233B15315313651072881931414395.9542.580.29-----15499.494.4
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn23DH11--------------1540.60.6
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn243B15915914181073242124452431.9542.710.30-----16099.498.1
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn253B15915914331142861621416400.9622.520.28-----16099.498.1
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn25DH1---------------1600.60.6
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn263B14214212321192241819361343.9502.420.28-----14498.687.7
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn273B15515513731103212034451431.9562.780.31-----15798.795.7
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn27DH1---------------1570.60.6
2011St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn283B4--15--661.0001.50------666.72.9
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn283B10110189368180199267248.9292.460.28-----10299.062.3
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn28SS1-21---111.0001.000.50-----1021.00.6
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn293B15515513481072671020384374.9742.410.28-----15699.495.7
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn29SS1-6-2--221.0002.000.33-----1560.60.6
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn303B111111100386235918330321.9732.890.32-----11299.168.5
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn313B1331331190832311521329314.9542.360.26-----13499.382.1
2015St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn323B7--493-1613.8131.86------887.55.1
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn323B38383372355428278.9512.050.23-----38100.023.5
2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn333B36363172358458581.9532.250.26-----3797.322.2
2017St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn343B2--131-54.8002.00------366.71.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 13 season(s)-   3B15711570139161087294619023742234033.9552.570.29-----15710.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH31--------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS2-812--331.0001.500.38-----20.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B31--27717510598.9333.16------310.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B59--409285140132.9432.24------590.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B143--762602017356336.9442.35------1430.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B123--812281914328309.9422.51------1230.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B36--2057558277.9392.14------360.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Kingsport Mets AppRknyn18-----36-----
2002Columbia Bombers SALAnyn19-----123-----
2003St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn20-----130-----
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn21-----59-----
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn21-----31-----
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn21-----69-----
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn22-----160-----
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn23-----153----1
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn24-----159-----
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn25-----159----1
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn26-----142-----
2010New York MetsNLMLBnyn27-----155----1
2011St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn28-----4-----
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn28----1101-----
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn29----1155-----
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn30-----111-----
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn31-----133-----
2015St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn32-----7-----
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn32-----38-----
2016New York MetsNLMLBnyn33-----36-----
2017St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn34-----2-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor20268815307021542131000000.341.426.489.915439101.368.148.31812.879.900.771.9844.0030.00
2006New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23226212154031011111000102.242.351.452.80328774.240.210.38714.8613.510.914.0520.6746.67
2006New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB23312142004001400000.333.385.500.8856213.500.167.2507.6930.774.000.000.0050.00
2006New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB23725241012004400010.160.276.320.5968229.150.160.32013.7913.791.003.4525.0050.00
2007New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB242469820201721141700201.290.400.362.76225385.358.072.29016.4720.001.211.1869.0015.00
2008New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25236781911192110900002.284.377.373.75025377.316.089.25412.9911.690.901.3067.0015.79
2009United StatesWBCTournament26832391005103800000.281.343.313.65610135.375.032.1568.5722.862.670.000.0011.11
2009New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB261030280002106900101.267.378.267.6458037.364.000.23316.2224.321.500.000.000.00
2010New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2720541215405123081700000.278.371.6301.00134962.313.352.55612.9027.422.138.0610.8060.00
2011New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2819511118503142041100200.353.386.6271.01332857.385.274.3927.0219.302.755.2617.0044.44
2012New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29717440016013000101.235.333.412.7457121.176.177.29414.290.000.004.7617.0025.00
2013New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30618140001000300000.222.222.222.4444018.267.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2014New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB311645393004003800101.200.245.267.51212349.237.067.1336.1216.332.670.000.0033.33
2015New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB322055716204120031400014.291.328.545.87330658.324.254.3095.1724.144.676.9013.7537.50
2015New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB32516110002005700012.063.286.063.3491021.111.000.31323.8133.331.400.000.000.00
2015New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB32414542001104500000.286.444.429.8736218.444.143.50022.2227.781.250.000.0050.00
2015New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB32524150014011800000.208.240.333.5738125.267.125.1254.0032.008.004.0024.0020.00
2016New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB331029370013002700001.241.290.345.63510131.286.104.1726.4522.583.503.2329.0014.29
2017New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3424010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs268815307021542131000000.341.426.489.915439101.368.148.31812.879.900.771.9844.0030.00
World Baseball Classic Totals - 1 yrs832391005103800000.281.343.313.65610135.375.032.1568.5722.862.670.000.0011.11
MLB Spring Training Totals - 12 yrs17950171136211198011464105008113.271.349.431.78021641573.304.160.30111.1718.321.643.3226.3730.15
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs8282520060061100012.179.324.250.5747234.294.071.28617.6532.351.830.000.0040.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs1139783013108900010.205.340.359.69914447.241.154.38517.0219.151.132.1339.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs524150014011800000.208.240.333.5738125.267.125.1254.0032.008.004.0024.0020.00

Awards [25]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001High School All-American - 1st Team (IF)1
2003Florida State League All-Star Team (3B)1
2004Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (3B) ... Double-A All-Star (3B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (3B) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (3B) ... New York Mets Minor League Player of the Year ... New York Mets Player of the Year6
2005Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (3B) ... National League Player of the Week (August 22-August 28) ... New York Mets Player of the Year3
2006National League Player of the Week (June 12-June 18) ... NL Player of the Month (June)2
2007Major League 2nd All-Star (end of season) (3B) ... National League Gold Glove (Third Base) ... New York Mets Player of the Year ... NL Silver Slugger Award (3B)4
2008Major League 2nd All-Star (end of season) (DH) ... National League Gold Glove (Third Base) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (3B)3
2009New York Mets Player of the Year1
2010New York Mets Player of the Year ... NL Player of the Month (June)2
2011National League Player of the Week (August 29-September 4)1
2013World Baseball Classic All-Star (3B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-04-273BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL35.128Team Roster on 2018-04-27
2018-03-293BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Shoulder/Back35.099Team Roster on 2018-03-29
2017-11-033BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.318Team Roster on 2017-11-03
2017-08-253BNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab34.248Team Roster on 2017-08-25
2017-04-203BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL34.121Team Roster on 2017-04-20
2017-04-023BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Cervical disc herniation34.103Team Roster on 2017-04-02
2016-11-023BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.317Team Roster on 2016-11-02
2016-07-063BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL33.198Team Roster on 2016-07-06
2016-06-033BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Herniated disk in neck33.165Team Roster on 2016-06-03
2015-08-243BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.247Team Roster on 2015-08-24
2015-08-183bNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab32.241Team Roster on 2015-08-18
2015-07-253bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL32.217Team Roster on 2015-07-25
2015-04-153bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right hamstring32.116Team Roster on 2015-04-15
2013-09-203bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.274Team Roster on 2013-09-20
2013-08-033bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right hamstring [Running out an infield single]30.226Team Roster on 2013-08-03
2012-11-303bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 8-year contract thru 2020 ($138m) replacing 2013 option year29.345Team Roster on 2012-11-30
2012-10-303BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractMets exercised option for 2013 ($16m)29.314Team Roster on 2012-10-30
2012-05-073bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActive--29.138Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-07-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-17InjuredDisabled -- Lower back stress fracture 
2009-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-16InjuredDisabled -- Post-concussion symptoms 
2001-07-12Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2001New York Mets-18875,000-------875,000Signing Bonus out of 2001 Draft (1st round - 38th overall)
2004New York MetsTeam Payroll21300,000-75548-2,070,100300,0001,175,000
2005New York MetsTeam Payroll22322,500-68828242,189,055300,0001,497,500
2006New York MetsTeam Payroll23374,000-55930312,365,072327,0001,871,500
2007New York MetsTeam Payroll241,250,000-38019522,459,737380,0003,121,500
2008New York MetsTeam Payroll255,250,000-170982++2,696,252390,0008,371,500
2009New York MetsTeam Payroll267,750,000-116886++2,746,792400,00016,121,500
2010New York MetsTeam Payroll2710,250,000-74692++2,812,412400,00026,371,500
2011New York MetsTeam Payroll2814,250,000-36397++2,722,607414,00040,621,500
2012New York MetsTeam Payroll2915,250,000-32397++2,954,887480,00055,871,500
2013New York MetsTeam Payroll3010,192,071-88191++3,023,990490,00066,063,5712012-10-30 - Mets exercised option for 2013 ($16m)
2012-11-30 - Signed to 8-year contract thru 2020 ($138m) replacing 2013 option year
2014New York MetsTeam Payroll3119,329,646-22198++3,256,497500,00085,393,217
2015New York MetsTeam Payroll3219,347,17011.07530197++3,571,283507,500104,740,387
2016New York MetsTeam Payroll3320,000,00012.07524198++3,498,245507,500124,740,387
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red