April 11, 1999

April 11, 1999 Notice how, good or bad, the Red Sox' record in the season's early days is inevitably compared with the early days of all Red Sox season? It's a nice practice for all who think a team can be tethered to an ancestor from decades ago. Their 1999 5-0 start to the 1999 season churned comparisons with: 1918, 6-0. 1946: 5-0. 1941: 5-0. 1920: 5-0. If you're a Red Sox fans and don't know the significance of that season you need a refresher refresher course in baseball mythology. In 1946 they won the American League pennant and lost ...

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