Mike Pelfrey returned to early season form, outpitching Ubaldo Jimenez for seven innings, to help the New York Mets kick off a crucial homestand with a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rockies on Monday night.
Ubaldo Jimenez is on the cusp of setting a franchise mark for wins in a season. Victories have been hard for his team to come by when it has visited the New York Mets.
There are some records that baseball fans believe will never be broken. Joe DiMaggio’s 56-game hitting streak in 1941. Pete Rose’s 4256 career hits. Cy Young’s 511 career wins. The Mets’ 452 losses in their first four seasons…