Wright is indeed the franchise, inheriting that title from Tom Seaver, the last player to be considered that important.
It is notable that the teams have opened their arms to the city in an effort to assuage what are still significantly deep wounds even after all this time.
To put it in the words of my neighbor's ten-year old son: "It just ain't fun anymore."
Brooklyn-born Carmelo Anthony came home, and what a homecoming it was.
The National League wins World Series home field advantage despite the Tampa Bays All-Stars' best efforts.