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NEW YORK -- They were separated by three hours and eight miles. But in a sprint for New York's headlines, it's a dead-heat between Randy Johnson and Carlos Beltran. That's just fine with the Mets, who love the idea of being neck-and-neck with the Yankees any time, anywhere -- even in mid-winter news conferences.
So began this interborough public relations war. At 11 a.m., the Mets unveiled Beltran at Shea Stadium. At 2 p.m., Randy Johnson faced dozens ...
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