On May 18,2011, Mets star third baseman David Wright was placed on the DL with a stress fracture on his back. He was forced to miss 2 months on the DL. After rehabbing with Port St.Lucie Mets for a week. On July 22 he returned while the Mets began their 10 game road trip. He came when the mets began the road trip starting a 3 game series with the rival last place Florida Marlins. In his return in the 1st inning Wright drove in the first run of the game with an RBI double. It was is first hit since his return from the DL.
He went 2 for 5 with 2 RBI's. The Mets went on to win 7-6 and the Mets are 1-0 on the road trip and in David's Wright. Now that the mets got Wright back the could hope to win more games with his strong defense and hitting,