Wright pleased with first rehab game

N.Y. Mets third baseman takes strong first step back with St. Lucie Mets

Updated: July 16, 2011, 12:06 AM ET
By Greg Auman | Special to ESPN New York

LAKELAND, Fla. -- David Wright had his first at-bats in two months Friday night, and after hitting a double and scoring in the first inning, the New York Mets third baseman was pleased with his progress in his first rehab game with the Florida State League's St. Lucie Mets.

"It felt good. It was obviously good to get back out there," said Wright, who walked in the third inning and struck out swinging in the fifth at Joker Marchant Stadium. "A little rusty, and obviously I need a few ...

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