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Red Sox's sellout streak ends

Updated: April 11, 2013, 10:47 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox customarily announce that game's attendance in the press box, usually in the seventh inning or beyond. For 820 consecutive games, the announced attendance was followed by the words "sellout."

Wednesday night, anticipating the inevitable, the Red Sox issued a news release announcing their record streak of sellouts -- 820 (794 regular-season games and an additional 26 in the postseason) -- was ending.

And sure enough, the official attendance for ...

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