Yeah it is tough, but remember 09 we started off horrible. Though the Yanks are tied with the Sux as the worst record in the AL East there is such parity that we are only 5.5 games back, a hot streak and you make that right up.
"Remember that an enduro tests the endurance of three things: your machine, your body, and your wits. Only one has to fail to keep you from reaching the finish line." Cycle World March 1966