The Subway Series will resume tonight and yours truly (along with Kenny) will be in the House that George Built. The Mets have won six straight games while the Yankees dropped two of three at home to the Phillies. The pitching match-ups will be identical to the series earlier this season.

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Here’s the tale of the tape:

NYM NYY ADVANTAGE
OBP .329 (18TH) .364 (1ST) NYY
ERA 3.25 (7TH) 3.84 (9TH) NYM
BAA .258 (16TH) .242 (3RD) NYY
FIELDING .986 (7TH) .99 (2ND) NYY
OVERALL NYY

Pitching Match-Ups

Friday, 7:05 PM, YES, SNY: Hisanori Takahashi (5-2, 3.48) vs. Javier Vazquez (6-5, 5.43 ERA)

Last Start:
Takahashi: Win, seven innings, one earned run, six strikeouts (at Orioles)
Vazquez: Win, seven innings, three earned runs, six strikeouts (vs. Astros)

Last Start vs. Opponent:
Takahashi: ND, six innings, no runs, six strikeouts
Vazquez: Win, eight innings, no runs, six strikeouts

Saturday, 1:05 PM, YES: Mike Pelfrey (9-1, 2.39 ERA) vs. Phil Hughes (9-1, 3.11 ERA)

Last Start:
Pelfrey: Win, six innings, three earned runs, one strikeout (at Orioles)
Hughes: Win, 5 2/3 innings, five earned runs, six strikeouts (vs. Astros)

Last Start vs. Opponent:
Pelfrey: Win, Six innings, one earned run, six strikeouts
Hughes: Loss, 5 2/3 innings, four earned runs, seven strikeouts

Sunday, 1:05 PM, YES: Johan Santana (5-3, 3.13 ERA) vs. CC Sabathia (7-3, 4.00 ERA)

Last Start:
Santana: Win, seven innings, four earned runs, one strikeout (at Cleveland)
Sabathia: Win, seven innings, three earned runs, seven strikeouts (vs. Phillies)

Last Start vs. Opponent:
Santana: Win, 7 2/3 innings, one earned run, six strikeouts
Sabathia: Loss, five innings, five earned runs, five strikeouts

Enjoy the series!