Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 5/30/13
Once the Subway Series rolled around, the New York Mets got on the right track. Challenged by fed-up manager Terry Collins, slumping infielders Ike Davis and Ruben Tejada sparked a five-run first inning that kept the Mets sailing along in this surprising set with a 9-4 victory over the Yankees on Wednesday night. Tejada hit a leadoff single, Davis drove in two runs and the fourth-place Mets won with Jeremy Hefner on the mound for the first time all season. They've taken three in a row from their crosstown rivals for their first four-game winning streak of the year and will go for a Big Apple whitewash in the series finale Thursday night at Yankee Stadium. ''Some great at-bats in the first inning,'' Collins said. ''I just think there's a different attitude in the clubhouse.'' Yankees starter David Phelps (3-3) got only one out - but said his health was not an issue. The right-hander, who had trouble with his command, left his previous outing after he was hit on the right forearm ...
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