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The Mets’ Michael Cuddyer takes a swing during the second inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Duda And Cuddyer Go Deep, Montero Shines As Mets Dominate

Michael Cuddyer hit his sixth home run this spring and Lucas Duda homered, doubled and drove in five runs as the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 7-1 on Monday.

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Matt Harvey of the New York Mets pitches during the first inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Tradition Field on March 6, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Season Preview: Harvey, Mets Look To Contend In Wake Of Tommy John Epidemic

The big names for the New York Mets this season: Matt Harvey, David Wright, Tommy John.

03/27/2015

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets swings at a pitch during the third inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Mets’ Offense Keeps Rolling, Cuddyer Homers Again In Blowout Win

Mat Latos gave up seven hits in an eight-run second inning, and the New York Mets routed the Miami Marlins 12-3 Monday.

03/23/2015

The Mets’ Michael Cuddyer takes a swing during the second inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Kallet: Outside Of Wright, Red-Hot Cuddyer Is Mets’ Offensive X Factor

If New York’s top offseason acquisition plays 140-plus games and hits like he’s capable of at the dish, the Mets will compete for a playoff spot.

03/23/2015

The Mets’ Michael Cuddyer takes a swing during the second inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Cuddyer Blasts Another One As Mets Edge Cardinals

Michael Cuddyer hit his fourth home run of spring training, his second in two days, helping the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 Friday.

03/20/2015

Michael Cuddyer #23 of the New York Mets poses for a portrait on February 28, 2015 at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kevin Long: Michael Cuddyer Reminds Me Of Derek Jeter

Long is entering his first season with the Amazin’s, and one player in particular reminds him of the future Hall of Famer. No, not David Wright. Try newcomer Michael Cuddyer.

03/20/2015

Dillon Gee (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Gee Doesn’t Miss A Beat, Cuddyer And Granderson Homer In Mets’ Win

Dillon Gee allowed two hits over 3 2-3 scoreless innings in his return to the Mets’ rotation, and a New York split squad beat the Houston Astros 3-1 Thursday.

03/19/2015

David Wright (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Wright And Cuddyer Homer As Mets Beat Nationals

David Wright, Michael Cuddyer and John Mayberry Jr. homered Saturday as the New York Mets beat the split-squad Washington Nationals 13-4.

03/14/2015

Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets swings at a pitch during the second inning of a spring training game against the Miami Marlins at Roger Dean Stadium on March 11, 2015 in Jupiter, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Grandy, Cuddyer Go Yard As Mets Edge Nationals In Slugfest

Curtis Granderson and Michael Cuddyer hit solo home runs in the New York Mets’ 11-9 win over the Washington Nationals on Thursday.

03/13/2015

Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson takes a question from CBS2 sports director Otis Livingston on Feb. 24, 2015. (Credit: Joe McLaughlin/CBS2)

Granderson: Mets Are ‘Primed And Ready’ To Take Over New York

Is the city’s baseball landscape about to shift? Curtis Granderson, who played for the Yankees from 2010-13 and is entering his second season with the Mets, certainly thinks so.

02/24/2015

David Wright and Michael Cuddyer have a catch in Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Feb. 23, 2015. (Credit: Otis Livingston/CBS2)

Eddie C: Mets Fans Are Going To Like Michael Cuddyer — A Lot

This is a guy who went to the postseason six times in nine years with the Twins, and he strongly believes that the Mets are built for the postseason — if they can get there.

02/23/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

4 Questions Facing The Mets As Spring Training Commences

The Mets are getting better with each passing year, and with most of their key players healthy they figure to have a decent shot at a playoff spot in 2015. But they are certainly not without their question marks.

02/19/2015

Michael Cuddyer (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Eddie C’s Mets Notebook: Cuddyer Believes Amazin’s Can Win This Year

Late in his career, Cuddyer is coming east after stints in Minnesota and Colorado. He’s coming closer to home because he believes the Mets can win this year.

01/23/2015

Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets sends the ball to first for the out in the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins on September 15, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kallet: Assuming Offseason Is Complete, Mets Are Not A Playoff Team

Heck, the Mets aren’t even the second-best team in their division. The Marlins, amazingly, have surpassed them following a highly productive winter.

01/20/2015

Terry Collins (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins Eyes Playoffs: ‘2015 Is Gonna Be The Year’

Terry Collins thinks next season is going to be Amazin’. And after years of futility, that has to be music to Mets fans’ ears.

11/14/2014

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