Mets aim to get Subway back on track

Updated: May 21, 2010, 8:56 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

WASHINGTON -- Mets left-hander Hisanori Takahashi has faced the Yankees once before. The encounter came when the Yankees played an exhibition game against Takahashi's Yomiuri Giants on March 28, 2004 in Japan.

That day, Takahashi became the foil in Hideki Matsui's triumphant return to their native country. Takahashi served up a homer to Matsui on a 63 mph hanging changeup as the Yankees won 6-2 in a tune-up for opening the major league season against Tampa Bay two days later at the Tokyo ...

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