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Philly sellout streak ends at 257

Updated: August 7, 2012, 6:08 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia's reign as NL East champions is almost certain to come to an end after this season after five straight titles. The Phillies had another streak stop Monday night, as the club failed to sell out a regular-season home game for the first time after 257 in a row.

Ben Sheets pitched into the eighth inning and Jason Heyward homered to lead the streaking Atlanta Braves to a 6-1 victory over the Phillies in front of 41,665 at Citizens Bank Park.

The Phillies' crowd ...

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