Originally written on Metstradamus  |  Last updated 4/10/12
When you look at the April schedule, you realize how important it is for the Mets to get off to a fast start. Between all the divisional games to kick it off, and the Giants and the Rockies, April came in like a lion for this team ... this team with seemingly a few more than 99 problems.So far, so good. 4-0 for the New York Mets is being treated like a big deal. It shows you how low the expectations were. It shows you how depressing the last three seasons have been. To say that you could have never imagined a start like this is basically saying that you could have never imagined a four game winning streak. And when you put it in those terms, 4-0 isn't really a big deal. But it sure is nice, isn't it? And it's extra special when win number four is as wacky and hysterical as this one was.To start: Mike Pelfrey. There was plenty of Pelfreyness in this game, which is like eating a steak with a fair amount of gristle. But don't be fooled by the indisputable fact that Pelfrey was the f...
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