David Allen Wright (born December 20, 1982) is an American professional baseball third baseman who serves as captain for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB).He was drafted by the Mets in 2001 and made his major league debut in 2004.
David Wright has been a star with the New York Mets for a long time, from the first time he stepped on the field for a major league game in 2004.
He’s spent his whole career in the same city, with the same team, for over a decade.
Years after they went public, Beers was still dating Wright, and things had gotten serious. In 2012, Beers traveled to Nashville with Wright to attend the Winter Meetings, where free agent players are often side.
Wright was not a free agent at the time, but he signed a huge contract there nonetheless to keep himself a New York Met for a long time. With Beers there, Wright had both of his futures set. Late in 2013, around the holidays, Beers and Wright were wed.
Wright is a seven-time All-Star, two-time Gold Glove Award winner, two-time Silver Slugger Award winner, and a member of the 30–30 club.