Thoughts, lists and other compulsive bits about baseball from comedian filmmaker television producer/Red Sox fan Paul Francis Sullivan....
feel free to call him “Sully.”
Friday, July 08, 2011
76 can mean a lot of things. The Spirit of '76 represents the beginning of American Liberty. Professor Harold Hill wanted 76 trombones playing in River City in The Music Man. 76 was the first year of the Jiancho era of the Han Dynasty. It's the atomic number for osmium.
And after the Red Sox home run barrage last night, it is the Magic Number for Boston to clinch the 2011 American League East title.
They are back in First Place. Now let's avoid anymore injuries to the pitching staff, shall we?