David Wright is a seven-time All-Star third baseman who played fourteen seasons in the Major Leagues and was voted the "Face of MLB." He retired as the team's fourth captain and the franchise leader in hits, runs, and RBIs. He is a special adviser in the Mets front office. Anthony DiComo is the Mets beat writer for MLB.com and the chairman of the Baseball Writers' Association of America's New York chapter. He also is an analyst for the SNY channel and a regular contributor to MLB Network.
Praise for The Captain:
"Wright's fascinating career comes to life in this wonderfully written and insightful sports memoir."-Library Journal (starred review)
"Wright takes this occasion to pull back the curtain a little more, and just like during his playing days, he's someone that people will never get enough of."-Newsday
"The Captain is a must-read for Mets fans."-NY Sports Day / Queens Chronicle
"When it comes to the 'Good Guy Hall of Fame,' Wright is a shoo-in."-Bookreporter.com