Freckles’ baseball babe of the week!


David Wright











New York Mets





Third Base


Hickory High School (Chesapeake, Virginia)


30 (December 20, 1982)


Fun Facts


- David planned on attending Georgia Tech and majoring in engineering, but was drafted by the MLB out of high school

 - In 2005, David established The DAVID WRIGHT FOUNDATION to raise funds and awareness for multiple sclerosis. The Foundation has expanded its scope and raised more than half a million dollars for a variety of charitable organizations, including the Make-A-Wish Foundation and USMC Toys For Tots, as well as the Police Athletic League and the Patrolman's Benevolent Association, a tribute to his police officer father.

- David is the eldest of four brothers



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