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Subway Series matchup: Bullpens

The breakdown on the bullpens in the Subway Series that ran in Friday's newspaper but didn't make it onto our Subway Series matchup flash that just looks at the lineups.

Bullpen: Mets vs. Yankees

The Yankees spent $43 million on a pair of reliever last winter, and neither Rafael Soriano and former Met Pedro Feliciano  will be active, thanks to injuries. Nevertheless, David Robertson and Joba Chamberlain are capable of setting up Mariano Rivera.

The Mets have put together a solid bullpen with setup man Jason Isringhausen, rookie Pedro Beato, Taylor Buchholz and lefty-on-lefty guy Tim Byrdak.

Edge: Even



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