Michael Cuddyer

Curtis Granderson #3 and Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets celebrate the 7-5 win over the Miami Marlins on April 16, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Collins On Mets’ Fifth Straight Victory: ‘A Year Ago, We Don’t Win’

For a team with tremendous expectations after a long run of losing, the Mets are off to a fast start.

19 hours ago

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets looks on against the Philadelphia Phillies during their game at Citi Field on April 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ Wright Placed On DL With Hamstring Strain

The Amazin’s will have to make due without their captain for the next two weeks.

04/15/2015

Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets watches Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies take first base after he was hit by Harvey in the fifth inning during their game at Citi Field on April 14, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

WATCH: Matt Harvey Plunks Chase Utley After 2 Mets Are Hit

Harvey (2-0) was no doubt retaliating after Buchanan (0-2) plunked Wilmer Flores and Michael Cuddyer in the second inning, both on the left hand.

04/15/2015

Lucas Duda (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Strange Stats To Impress Your Pals On Opening Day

Lucas Duda will be the Mets’ first baseman on Monday. Three other players have started at three different positions on Opening Day for the Amazin’s.

04/06/2015

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)

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.

03/30/2015

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

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