Wright snaps strikeout slump; Mets lose

Team concern: Manuel hoping to heal ailing slugger's swing

Updated: May 11, 2010, 11:39 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- David Wright had been ejected Sunday after striking out in the ninth inning with the potential tying run at second base against the San Francisco Giants. A day later, his hitless streak ended, but the team-wide frustrations continued.

Wright left the bases loaded in his first at-bat with another strikeout, and the Mets went 1-for-12 with runners in scoring position and ultimately lost 3-2 to the Washington Nationals on Monday night.

Wright and Ike Davis consecutively struck ...

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