• Kyodo


New York Yankees outfielder Hideki Matsui went 2-for-3 against 2004 Cy Young Award winner Johan Santana in a preseason game with the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.

Matsui, who batted cleanup and in the designated-hitter spot, hit a single to right and beat out an infield hit to the shortstop against the southpaw. The Yankees won 5-3.

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