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What's wrong with Wright?

Breaking down slow starts for David Wright, Prince Fielder and Grady Sizemore

Updated: April 28, 2010, 11:14 AM ET
By Tristan H. Cockcroft | ESPN.com

Let's kick things off with a little trivia: Which preseason top-50 pick overall has the worst strikeout rate of any third baseman and second-worst of any qualified hitter?

If your guess is Mark Reynolds, you're incorrect.

The answer is David Wright, the consensus second-round pick with the 15.3 average draft position, making him the 16th player picked on average. Through 19 games, Wright has struck out in 38.1 percent of his at-bats, trailing only Kyle Blanks (38.2). ...

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