The 7-time all-star has been on the disabled list since August 3rd after suffering a right hamstring strain. Wright has been going through intense workouts this week in order to make a proper return to the lineup.
When asked if Wright will return Friday, Collins response was “I think so”.
Wright doesn’t want to rush things and end up making matters worst, but he sounds pretty upbeat about the situation.
“It takes a little bit of time to get in that baseball shape and I think I’m getting close,” Wright said today
The Mets face Philadelphia Friday night.