Mets Place Wright On DL
State Officially Recognizes Whitehead As First Man To Fly -- Earlier Than Wrights Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Wednesday that he signed into law a measure insisting that German-born aviator and Bridgeport resident Gustave Whitehead flew in 1901, two years before Wilbur and Orville Wright lifted off from Kitty Hawk, N.C.
Legislature Seeks To Commemorate State's Role In Aviation HistoryConnecticut's legislature has jumped into an argument over who was the first aviator to fly.
Mets Name Team CaptainThe New York Mets have made third baseman David Wright the fourth captain in team history.
Split Red Sox Squads Split Monday Games -- Defeat Jays, Fall to RaysThe Red Sox defeated the Blue Jays and lost to the Rays in split squad games Monday.
Three Arrested In Armored Car Heist AttemptDanbury police say three suspects are under arrest in an attempted armored car holdup.
Turner Injury Sends Wright To Shortstop; Mets Fall To PhilliesThe Mets, who had won three in a row and six of their last eight, found themselves on the losing end Monday, defeated by the Phillies 8-4 at Citi Field,
CCSU Soccer Coach Suspended, Assistant's Contract Will Not Be Renewed In Student Newspaper IncidentThe men's soccer coach at Central Connecticut State University is being suspended as a result of an incident and the contract of an assistant coach will not be renewed after an incident this month in which about 150 copies of the student newspaper were stolen and discarded.
Mets Win Home OpenerJohan Santana pitched five innings of two-hit ball in his long-awaited return from shoulder surgery and David Wright hit an RBI single to lead the New York Mets past the Atlanta Braves 1-0 in their season opener Thursday.
Mets' Wright Heads To New York For Check Of Sore RibsAiling Mets third baseman David Wright will return to New York to have his sore rib cage examined.
Mets Use Longball To Ground AstrosDavid Wright homered for the first time since April 24, hitting a go-ahead shot to cap a four-run eighth inning that rallied the Mets to a 6-4 victory over the Houston Astros.
Wright Drives Home 3 as Mets Blank BravesDavid Wright's bat comes to life as the Mets beat the Brave 3-0.