Phillies' Sellout Streak, Which Was Fake Anyway, Ends At 257 Games

Last night, an announced crowd of 41,665 showed up to Citizen Bank Park to watch the listless Phillies put up a token effort against Atlanta, a 6-1 loss that put them 14 games out of a wild card spot. It was the smallest crowd of the year, and the first time since July 2009 the Phillies failed to sell out the ballpark. » 8/07/12 1:15pm 8/07/12 1:15pm

How The Red Sox Goose The Numbers To Maintain Their Sellout Streak

The Boston Red Sox have Major League Baseball's longest streak of consecutive sold out games, at least according to the Boston Red Sox. The Sox claim their mark stands at 723 games, extending back to May 2003, and the notion of it probably strikes most people as somewhat reasonable: The team has enjoyed tremendous‚Ķ » 5/04/12 11:55am 5/04/12 11:55am