The Mets received the results of catcher Josh Thole's impact test, and the catcher has been cleared to begin non-baseball activities. Thole has missed more than a week with a concussion, but he has been symptom free since Friday.
Collins said that he has considered making Wright his team's official captain but ultimately elected to remain without one. Collins said he has never had a captain on one of his teams before, and that the designation could bring Wright more stress than it's worth.
"I work hard every day to make sure I communicate with each and every player," he said. "If they have things they want to complain about, they can come to me. They don't need to go to David."