David Wright's Helmet

David Wright returned to the lineup for the first time since being beaned in the head. Wright decided to sport the new helmet, which provides extra padding and is much safer for a hitter. The helmets will be mandatory in the minor leagues next season.

If you like Mets failures, you should visit Deadspin , who has a lovely photo and video gallery. Hard to believe SI picked the Mets to go to the World Series this year.

In other news, Carlos Carrasco, the former Phillies farmhand, made his major league debut. His line: 3 IP, 6 ER, 9 H, 3 BB, 3 K. He allowed three home runs. The Cleveland Indians lost to the Detroit Tigers, 8-5.

PHOTO COURTESY: The 'Ropolitans and The Fightins


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