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Wright not yet ready for return

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets looks on during batting practice before the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. (June 1, 2011) Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac

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- Despite early optimism, it now appears David Wright won’t return for the start of the second half. “I don’t really expect him to be back immediately after the All-Star break,” Sandy Alderson said.

- Johan Santana is scheduled to throw another bullpen session today, and if he passes that test, Alderson said he would be on a spring-training type schedule.

- R.A. Dickey made it through his bullpen session and expects to start tomorrow against the Giants.


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