The Mets signed outfielder Ced Landrum as a free agent on May 14, 1993. Following his signing, he reported to the Norfolk Tides, the Mets top minor league club where he hit .291 with 5 home runs and 29 RBIs. He was promoted to New York in the middle of August and made his Met debut on August 13 as a pinch runner for Eddie Murray. Landrum finished out the season with the Mets appearing in 22 games mainly as a pinch hitter. He hit .263 (5 for 19) with one RBI. His only RBI came during the Mets 9-8 loss to the Chicago Cubs on September 4.
The Mets released Landrum following the season.
While with the Mets Landrum wore number 26.
Ced Landrum also played for the Chicago Cubs in 1991.