Originally Posted by RANDY IN CHAR NC
It's a long season, and you have to grind it out and keep winning series, but a fast start is always better than a slow one. Three wins in April count as much as 3 in September.
You can win a pennant in April just as you can in Septmeber. The 1970 and 1990 Reds got off to great starts that basically won their divisions for them. The 2011 Reds could do the same. Look at their schedule this month. It very conducive to having a great winning record.