FILE - In this May 23, 2016, file photo, New York Mets' David Wright bats during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park in Washington. Wright underwent back surgery, his second operation in a month as he tries to return to the major leagues after an absence of 1 1/2 years. The team said Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, that Wright had a procedure in Los Angeles called a laminotomy, which is a treatment for nerve compression in the spinal canal. Alex Brandon, File AP Photo
FILE - In this May 23, 2016, file photo, New York Mets' David Wright bats during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park in Washington. Wright underwent back surgery, his second operation in a month as he tries to return to the major leagues after an absence of 1 1/2 years. The team said Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, that Wright had a procedure in Los Angeles called a laminotomy, which is a treatment for nerve compression in the spinal canal. Alex Brandon, File AP Photo

Mets' Wright has surgery to treat spinal nerve compression

October 06, 2017 7:55 AM