Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 10/5/11
What is Mike Pelfrey? Is Mike the guy who won 15 games for us in 2010?  Is he the guy who we saw being anointed as our “ace” for 2011, only to end the season as essentially our number 5 starter?  Is he somewhere in between both of the prior questions?  It is quite simply one of the biggest questions the Mets front office has to answer this off season. 2011 was not the season we expected from Pelfrey.  Since the day he was tabbed as the opening day starter it was a disaster.  Collins came in and did what anybody else would have done in naming Mike Pelfrey the “ace” in Johan’s absence.  He had the greatest potential of anyone on the staff and was coming off an outstanding season in 2010.  I myself had visions of a 17 win season for Big Pelf coming into this year. Yeah you read that right. As bad as he pitched this season, it still isn’t the worst season of his career. His 5 ERA and 1.51 WHIP of 2009 get that award.  However, while it wasn’t his worst season to date it kind of wa
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