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Takahashi to sign with Angels

Posted on: December 2, 2010 3:14 pm
Hisanori Takahashi Hisanori Takahashi, the former Mets left-hander, is close to a multiyear deal with the Angels, David Waldstein of the New York Times reports.

Takahashi became a free agent after the Mets wouldn't offer him a multiyear extension earlier this month.

Takahashi served as a reliever and spot starter for the Mets last season, going 10-6 with a 3.61 ERA with eight saves  in his first season in the United States. He appeared in 53 games, starting 12. As a starter, he was 4-4 with a 5.01 ERA.

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