Mets Op-Eds and NYC backpages for May 2

The peripheral numbers surrounding David Wright are encouraging, Andy McCollough says in this report for the Star Ledger.

David Wright reached out to Giants first round selection Virginia Tech running back David Wilson, reports Roger Rubin in the Daily News.

Ed Coleman examines the Mets 13-10 April, in this report for


Vinny Cartiglia: Most fans I have spoken to on Twitter and Facebook did not envision a 13-10 April for the Mets. Especially when you consider their slew of games against the National League East. However, the Mets held court against their NL East foes and have given us some things to be excited about. Hopefully, they can build on their April success and continue to exceed expectations.