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Old 01-24-2014, 10:31 AM
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Originally Posted by doublem23 View Post
Great to see the annual Whinefest starting early this year.

Just out of curiosity, does anyone know how these games stack up against others in terms of draw? I haven't done any research, but anecdotally, it seems like at least Elvis Night is still very popular, so you really can't fault the Sox for continuing successful traditions, even if you personally are tired of them.
It's not a whinefest- Boyer started off strong with interesting and unique marketing approaches and tactics- but for a number of years- the marketing and promotions strategy has become incredibly stale.

And you're right- it's just my opinion- Mullett Night is probably the "stalest" to me-
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