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Player Profile: David Wright

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Glove

Wilson A2K DW5

D. Wright wears the Wilson A2K named for him, the DW5, which he is holding in the photo below.  You can purchase his exact model at the link above.

Source: Elsa/Getty Images North America

Source: Elsa/Getty Images North America

Have a real thorough look below:

Sunglasses

Gargoyle Rover

Wright wears the sunglasses he’s wearing in the feature, the Gargoyle Rover flip-ups.  They’re available at the above link.

Unrelated, but had to post this:

VITAMIN WATER “David Wright his Wrongs” from Giraldi Media on Vimeo.

Despite the much-deserved ribbing he most definitely got in the clubhouse for that trainwreck, the commercial (and his 0.5% stake in VitaminWater) netted him $20 million dollars when the company was sold to Coca-Cola for $4.1 billion dollars in 2007.

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Bat

Louisville Slugger Prime C243 Ash (other C243 models at that link)

Wright has been swinging the C243 Ash most recently, a change from the player-exclusive W310 he was using last we profiled him.  The C243 Prime Ash is available as are several other C243s, an indicator that its one of the most popular turning models in all of baseball, not just professional (C271 and a couple others are up there to0).

Note: We were able to confirm with Louisville Slugger that Wright predominantly swings Ash, but has mixed in Birch in games as well.

Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images North America

Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images North America

In the past, Wright has swung the W310 you see below.  We found a forum called Baseball Fever where “BMH” explains Wright’s bat model:

“The W310 is a model made for David Wright. It has a Mc69 handle (Brian McCann model) and a S318 barrel. The Mc69′s knob is a cross between a C271 and a M110. The closest model we offer in store line is probably the S318, it won’t have the flair in the knob though.”

Batting Gloves

Exclusive Nikes and Nike N1 Fuse (seen in the feature gallery)

Source: Marc Serota/Getty Images North Americ

Source: Marc Serota/Getty Images North America

Wright’s exclusive Nikes are like nothing we’ve seen (see the orange ones here).  They seem to have a similar design to the Diamond Elite Pro IIs.

Cleats

Nike Air Huarache Pro (seen above in an exclusive colorway)

Bat Wrap

Assorted Lizard Skins

Wright is one of the pioneering pro ballplayers for Lizard Skins, a “Dura Soft” Polymer bat wrap that many pros have been seen using.  Most recently, he’s been wrapping his C243 with a black Lizard Skin, available online.

Source: Marc Serota/Getty Images North America

Source: Marc Serota/Getty Images North America

Leg Guard

Evoshield in Blue

As you can see in the photos above, Wright wears the blue Evoshield leg and foot guard religiously.  (Also notice his Nike Air MVP Pro custom cleats)

10 Responses

  1. Eric

    huge fan of the site. I was just wondering guys like david wright robbie cano matt kemp pujols etc. they all have custom nike wristbands. is there anyway to get that?

    July 3, 2012 at 10:29 pm

    • mike8

      Hey Eric, thanks for checking it out. Unfortunately I can never find anything of that sort, aside from game used stuff from those players online. They don’t personalize those things yet. Bummer, I know.

      July 5, 2012 at 12:43 pm

  2. bigbirdqrs (bw)

    David Wright’s glove can now be customized. And his colors are available.
    http://www.wilson.com/en-us/baseball/gloves/1299176/
    http://www.wilsoncustomgloves.com/#/select

    August 29, 2012 at 9:37 am

  3. Fred

    Hey i wanted to tell you i took a tour of citi field feb. 2011 and I touched david wright’s opening day not used cleats. It was amazing. Also to me him having a orange nike shirt says to me he is like the captin because everybody else uses blue. just wanted to throw it out there.

    September 29, 2012 at 9:00 pm

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  5. jacksonmcadams13

    david wright has been using a customized pair of nike diamond elite pro II batting gloves lately

    August 7, 2013 at 7:29 pm

  6. What cleats are Perez and wright wearing in that all star shot?

    September 16, 2013 at 10:28 pm

    • mike8

      Nike Air Huarache Pros made for the All Star Game

      September 17, 2013 at 8:12 am

  7. JustJuan32

    his new batting gloves are HOT, hope Nike offers one of the two variations (orange/blue/white for home, and blue/orange/silver road). Would’ve also loved to have a pair of his black ones. Too bad there’s no way to custimize (yet…)!

    September 21, 2013 at 8:02 pm

  8. Conrad

    the batting gloves are just Diamond Elite Pro II’s with the background on the strap showing instead of the diamond elite

    September 22, 2013 at 10:32 am

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