Date: Tue, 28 Nov 1995 15:15:28 EST
From: Larry Horn LHORN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]YALEVM.CIS.YALE.EDU
Subject: Re: Zero or "o"?
Right, "4 and oh". Also "oh for four" (a batter in baseball, a foul-shooter in
basketball, a hockey team on power plays, etc.). But I'm sure I've never heard
of a team winning "4 to oh" or "4-oh". On the other hand, a birthday can be
"the big 4-oh", i.e. one's 40th.