Originally Posted by doublem23
Attendance for last night's game with the Orioles was 30,862, the first time Fenway has failed to sell out since May of 2003.
With 820 straight sell-outs, it is now the longest such streak in all of professional sports history.
The article made the distinction of stating it was the longest streak in MAJOR professional sports history. The Dayton Dragons have sold out 914+ games in a row:
"This is an individual sport, under a team concept. No one can swing for you. No one can pitch for you. There's nothing wrong with talking about numbers."