Cuddyer hits fourth homer, helps Mets beat Cardinals 5-4
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida (AP) - 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.
Cuddyer had two hits, including a two-run drive off Sam Tuivailala in the sixth inning for his third home run this week.
Mets starter Bartolo Colon allowed two runs and six hits in 4 2-3 innings, struck out five and walked one. Cardinals starter Michael Wacha gave up three runs and six hits in 4 2-3 innings.
Curtis Granderson went 3 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. Scott Moore was 3 for 4 with a home run, a double and two RBIs.