WTIC1080

Wright

David Wright (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Place Wright On DL

By IRA PODELL,  AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ David Wright walked slowly back into the New York Mets clubhouse after most of his teammates were already gone and discussed a topic as foreign […]

08/03/2013

Gustave Whitehead (Courtesy Discovery Museum, Bridgeport)

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.

06/26/2013

Gustave Whitehead (Courtesy Discovery Museum, Bridgeport)

Legislature Seeks To Commemorate State’s Role In Aviation History

Connecticut’s legislature has jumped into an argument over who was the first aviator to fly.

06/10/2013

David Wright  Mike Stobe Getty Images Sport May 15

Mets Name Team Captain

The New York Mets have made third baseman David Wright the fourth captain in team history.

03/21/2013

Steven Wright (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Split Red Sox Squads Split Monday Games — Defeat Jays, Fall to Rays

The Red Sox defeated the Blue Jays and lost to the Rays in split squad games Monday.

02/25/2013

Brandon Jordan, Steven Wright, Andre Williams (Courtesy Danbury Police)

Three Arrested In Armored Car Heist Attempt

Danbury police say three suspects are under arrest in an attempted armored car holdup.

11/09/2012

Justin Turner (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Turner Injury Sends Wright To Shortstop; Mets Fall To Phillies

The 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,

05/28/2012

(Courtesy CCSU)

CCSU Soccer Coach Suspended, Assistant’s Contract Will Not Be Renewed In Student Newspaper Incident

The 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.

05/15/2012

Johan Santana (Nick Laham/Getty Images Sport

Mets Win Home Opener

Johan 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.

04/05/2012

David Wright (Marc Serota/Getty Images Sport)

Mets’ Wright Heads To New York For Check Of Sore Ribs

Ailing Mets third baseman David Wright will return to New York to have his sore rib cage examined.

03/11/2012

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 823 other followers