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Ackert: David Wright takes his final bow in a Mets uniform, but what he'll likely be most remembered for is a genuine connection to fans

September 30, 2018 4:55 AM
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Before the first pitch of the fifth inning Saturday, David Wright turned around at third base, looked up and took it all in. He walked slowly toward the dugout, tapping his fist to his heart and pointing to every direction of Citi Field, even blowing a kiss to the sell-out crowd that had come for this moment.

Wright’s eyes were wet with tears as he walked off the field as a major league baseball player for the final time.

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