The Mets opened the season at 3-0 for the first time since 1994 when they won their first three at Wrigley Field. The last time they were 4-0 was in 1985.
Notes from a rout:
-Only one runner reached second base against John Maine.
-Carlos Beltran had his 18th career multi-homer game.
-Paul Lo Duca went 5-for-13 (.385) in the series.
-You want pitching in the clutch: The Cardinals were 1-for-15 with runners in scoring position in the series.
-Oliver Perez against Mark Redman Friday in Atlanta.