Michael Cuddyer RUMORS & NEWS

  • Michael Cuddyer’s retirement didn’t save Mets full $12.5 million

    New York Post "Michael Cuddyer’s retirement saved the Mets a bundle, but not the total remaining value of his contract. According to an industry source, Cuddyer received a buyout valued in the $2 million to $3 million range to terminate his contract with the Mets in December. The veteran outfielder was due..." March 02

  • Reports: Mets OF Michael Cuddyer retires after 15 seasons

    SI "New York Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer will retire after 15 seasons in the majors, according to ESPN's Adam Rubin. Cuddyer spent the first 11 seasons of his career with the Minnesota Twins, where he compiled 1,106 hits, 141 home runs and 580 RBIs. Cuddyer signed a two-year deal with the..." December 12

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    Mike Puma @NYPost_Mets

    Michael Cuddyer underwent "core muscle" surgery Thursday according to the Mets. That is usually slang for sports hernia.

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Michael Cuddyer (wrist) remains unavailable. Daniel Murphy (quad) likely out for weekend unless emergency, eyeing Monday in D.C. for return.

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Michael Cuddyer unavailable with wrist issue.

  • Mets OF Michael Cuddyer to be activated Monday

    ESPN New York "New York Mets manager Terry Collins reiterated Sunday that Michael Cuddyer is due to be activated from the disabled list for Monday's series opener against the Colorado Rockies at Citi Field. Cuddyer went 0-for-7 with two walks with Class A St. Lucie in a pair of rehab starts as he works back..." August 09

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    Jon Santucci @JonSantucci

    #Mets OF Michael Cuddyer said he hopes to play in a rehab game in Port St. Lucie on Thursday and join the team in Tampa on Friday.

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Terry Collins: Michael Cuddyer got more medication. Doctor said should feel better Friday. So no DL tonight.

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    Bob Nightengale @BNightengale

    Michael Cuddyer says it's a bone bruise below the knee. A DL stint is possible, but it won't be a season ending injury, he says. #Mets

  • Mets' Michael Cuddyer will have to deal with knee injury all year

    Newark Star-Ledger "Michael Cuddyer is not in the Mets' lineup Friday night against the Cardinals but both he and manager Terry Collins say that his balky left knee is not the cause. Still, Cuddyer admits that his left knee will likely be something to deal with the rest of the season. "More than likely, yeah," he..." July 19

  • Michael Cuddyer diagnosis: Bone bruise

    ESPN "Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer indicated that the left knee issue that has caused him to be in and out of the starting lineup for the past two weeks is a bone bruise underneath the patella. Cuddyer is in the starting lineup for a second straight day on Saturday, as the New York Mets continue a..." July 12

  • Michael Cuddyer gets night off to rest sore left knee

    New York Post "Michael Cuddyer returned to the starting lineup earlier this week, but his left knee is still causing problems. The Mets outfielder received a rest on Tuesday, a day after delivering two hits to finally have a semblance of comfort at the plate. Cuddyer returned to the starting lineup on Sunday..." July 08

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    Andy Martino @MartinoNYDN

    Mets don't think cuddyer will miss more than a few days. No DL for now.

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    Anthony DiComo @AnthonyDiComo

    Michael Cuddyer says he's "definitely concerned" about the knee injury that KO'd him tonight. Waiting on an MRI tomorrow. #Mets

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    New York Mets @Mets

    Tonight's lineup: Tejada 2B Murphy 3B @mcuddy23 LF Duda 1B Flores SS @Jmayberryjr44 RF @juanlagares2 CF @kplawecki26 C @MattHarvey33 P #Mets

  • Mets OF Michael Cuddyer sidelined Thursday with stiff neck

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer was held out of the starting lineup Wednesday against the Padres because of a stiff neck, ESPN reports. Darrell Ceciliani will take his spot at left field and bat sixth. " June 03

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Mets label it bruise on left hand. X-rays negative for Michael Cuddyer.

  • Cuddyer has been the perfect solution for Mets’ outfield curse

    New York Post "Michael Cuddyer might want to save a few for the regular season. The veteran outfielder arrived to the Mets this winter with a track record for hitting home runs, and his start to this Grapefruit League season has only underscored that potential, when healthy. “I feel good,” said Cuddyer,..." March 25

  • Michael Cuddyer likely just disappeared from Mets’ radar

    New York Post "One potential free-agent option for the Mets all but disappeared Monday, when Michael Cuddyer received a qualifying offer from the Rockies. The move caught Mets officials, and much of MLB, by surprise. By extending the one-year offer worth $15.3 million, the Rockies would be required to receive..." November 04

  • Michael Cuddyer is a perfect free agent fit for NY Mets, who like him

    New York Daily News "The Mets are highly reluctant to trade any of their young pitchers this winter, despite an urgent need to upgrade the offense. It’s not impossible to imagine Zack Wheeler, Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and to some extent Rafael Montero playing for different teams next year, but it’s close. So..." October 24

  • Cuddyer hits for second career cycle

    MLB.com "At the start of Spring Training, before the disabled list became the place to find the Rockies' stars, Michael Cuddyer was more than just a fine example of cerebral hitting. His batting practice became team policy. As the rounds go, specific swings are devoted to specific situations. Move a..." August 18

  • Michael Cuddyer still 3-4 weeks from returning to Rockies

    Hardball Talk "Michael Cuddyer is seven weeks into what was supposed to be at least a 6-8 week recovery for a broken left shoulder socket and an MRI exam showed that he’s healing well enough to stop wearing a protective sling. Cuddyer told Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post that he’s aiming to come off the..." July 22

  • Rockies unlikely to trade Cuddyer, will try to re-sign him in offseason

    CBS Sports "Cross Colorado Rockies star Michael Cuddyer off the many potential trade-target lists. In an extremely weak market for hitters, Cuddyer's likely unavailability is a big blow to teams that have interest. Cuddyer, a proven veteran hitter whose versatility is a major bonus, was questionable as..." July 10

  • Michael Cuddyer is out 6-8 weeks with a fractured shoulder socket

    Hardball Talk "Yesterday the Rockies placed Michael Cuddyer on the disabled list with a left shoulder strain. Turns out it’s more than a strain: Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports: . . . an MRI revealed that he has a non-displaced fracture of the glenoid socket in his left shoulder. The glenoid is..." June 10

  • Cuddyer's absence, return bolster Rockies' belief

    MLB.com "Michael Cuddyer talked often during the offseason and Spring Training about the Rockies' need to increase their depth and their success in doing so. Cuddyer probably wishes his case wasn't the one that proved his point, but that's the way it is. On April 17, Cuddyer sustained a left..." May 20

  • Cuddyer hits 15-day DL; Culberson recalled

    MLB.com "Unable to run at close to full effectiveness, the Rockies' Michael Cuddyer accepted placement on the 15-day disabled list Monday because of a strain of the lower left hamstring. The start of Cuddyer's stint is retroactive to Friday, which means he will be eligible to return on May 3. Utility..." April 22

  • Rockies place Michael Cuddyer on the disabled list

    Hardball Talk "Michael Cuddyer injured his left hamstring last Thursday and after sitting out the entire weekend while on the active roster the Rockies have placed him on the disabled list. Cuddyer won the NL batting title by hitting .331 last season and was off to another nice start this year, hitting .317..." April 21

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    Scott Miller @ScottMillerBbl

    Michael Cuddyer leaves #Rockies-#Padres game in 7th w/left hamstring strain. Team says he's day-to-day.

  • Michael Cuddyer "very likely" to hit second for Rockies, Weiss says

    Denver Post "Walt Weiss' focus is on options, not absorbing information entering his second spring in charge. Speaking from Scottsdale, Ariz., Weiss said Wednesday that he's leaning strongly toward hitting all-star Michael Cuddyer second in his lineup and the expected shift of Carlos Gonzalez to center..." February 13

  • Michael Cuddyer "very likely" to hit second for Rockies, Weiss says

    Denver Post "Walt Weiss' focus is on options, not absorbing information entering his second spring in charge. Speaking from Scottsdale, Ariz., Weiss said Wednesday that he's leaning strongly toward hitting all-star Michael Cuddyer second in his lineup and the expected shift of Carlos Gonzalez to center..." February 12

  • Rockies say Tulo, CarGo and Cuddyer will stay but listen on Fowler

    CBS Sports "The Rockies are telling teams that stars Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez and Michael Cuddyer are unavailable in trade, but they did talk to a couple teams about center fielder Dexter Fowler. The Cardinals are said to have been one of the teams to inquire about Fowler, but people close to the..." November 12

  • MLB announces 2013 Silver Slugger winners

    MLB.com "All year long, they went deep and they found the gaps, and baseball's best batsmen of 2013 connected one more time on Wednesday night, collecting The Silver Slugger Awards for their offensive performances this season. With the Yankees' Robinson Cano picking up a fourth consecutive silver bat..." November 07

  • Michael Cuddyer clearly comfortable in NL

    Denver Post "Michael Cuddyer despises compromise. He runs the bases like a badger is in pursuit. He doesn't wear eye-black patches or even the grease. He collects wine corks burns the tips and draws ash below his lids a technique he learned from former teammate Jim Thome. He is rigidly ethical rooted in..." September 08

  • Jeff Francis optioned, Michael Cuddyer misses game for family reasons

    Denver Post "Chad Bettis’ debut created a pair or roster casualties. Jeff Francis was optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs to make room on the 25-man roster and Josh Sullivan an oft-injured Triple-A reliever was designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster. Francis pitched once out of the..." August 01

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    Those asking about Cuddyer. Owner said not trading him. Reason is two-fold: Projects as starting 1B next season and is leader in clubhouse

  • Cuddyer in demand. Will Rocks listen?

    Fox Sports "The Colorado Rockies on Tuesday acquired right-hander Mitchell Boggs from the St. Louis Cardinals. They’re exploring other buy-low possibilities for their rotation and bullpen. And they could activate injured shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and center fielder Dexter Fowler on Thursday for an important..." July 15

  • Captains announce HR Derby participants on Monday

    MLB.com "Three sluggers who have made the finals of the annual All-Star Home Run Derbywill be back on stage next Monday at Citi Field to try to capture another trophy. To achieve that goal, though, they'll have to fend off a talented group of challengers, including the Major League home run leader. It..." July 08

  • Rockies' Michael Cuddyer extends hitting streak to 27 games

    Denver Post "Let's put this into perspective. Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer extended his franchise-record hitting streak to 27 games Sunday with a two-out single in the eighth off Giants reliever Sandy Rosario. If Cuddyer goes one more game, extending his streak to 28, he'll be halfway to tying the..." July 01

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    Thomas Harding @harding_at_mlb

    MRI on #Rockies #LosRockies OF @mcuddy3 revealed bruised ribs. Says because it's not a muscle, he can play. Has hit, run & thrown today.

  • Cuddyer, Gonzalez injuries mar dramatic win over Padres

    Denver Post "Walt Weiss didn’t look overjoyed Friday night. At least not for a manager who’d just seen prized rookie third baseman Nolan Arenado hit a walkoff homer, lifting the Rockies to a weird and wild 10-9 victory over the Padres. It’s not the fact that the Rockies blew two six-run leads before getting..." June 08

  • Cuddyer's passion to play for Rockies shows against Astros

    Denver Post "The ugly purple bruise on Michael Cuddyer's right forearm, and the swelling just above his wrist, seemed to indicate there was no chance he would play Monday afternoon against the Astros. But there he was, a day after getting drilled by fastball, lobbying manager Walt Weiss to let him enter the..." May 28

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    Colorado Rockies @Rockies

    #Rockies have activated OF Michael Cuddyer from the 15-day disabled list. He'll be available for tonight's game.

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    Cuddyer will fly to AZ tonight. Play two extended spring games. Should be ready to start Friday in SF

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    Cuddyer MRI revealed no new issues. Will receive epidural injection for neck issue.

  • Michael Cuddyer out for Friday's Rockies-Cardinals game with neck problem

    Denver Post "The Rockies lineup has taken another hit. Just as the club got Troy Tulowitzki back in the lineup, right fielder Michael Cuddyer has been sidelined by a disc problem in his neck. Cuddyer will miss Friday night's game here against the St. Louis Cardinals. At this point, Cuddyer is receiving..." May 10

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    Patrick Saunders @

    #Rockies Cuddy's left wrist sore. Should be ok with rest.

  • Rockies' Michael Cuddyer wears confident attitude on his T-shirt

    Denver Post "In the corner of the Rockies' spacious clubhouse at Salt River Fields, on the kind of sun-splashed morning that inspires optimism, Michael Cuddyer is talking without saying a word. His purple shirt has "Beat Their (Butts)" on the front and "Not Our Own" on the back. It's a message of change,..." March 03

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