500th Consecutive Sellout?

A scalper holds up Red Sox tickets as he walks down Brookline Ave. towards Kenmore Square 30 minutes before a Red Sox-Yankees game
(John Tlumacki / Boston Globe File Photo)

Sort Of... But Not Really

It's a Sellout Only If You Don't Count the Nightly Luxury Box No-Shows,
Empty Seats and Standing Room Areas, and the Dozens of Scalpers
Holding Fistfuls of Tickets Long After the Fifth Inning

"This record is the fans� record, and we want to salute the members of Red Sox Nation for reaching this extraordinary milestone. It�s a testament to the passion and dedication they have for the game, for the team, and for the ballpark. Every day, we work hard to ensure that we are worthy of their loyal support." -- John W. Henry, Red Sox owner

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Boston Globe:

Rodriguez looks like the steal deal > Despite effort by Rodriguez, Red So fall > Tazawa has come a long way, on and off field

Boston Herald:

Lauber: Eduardo Rodriguez showing Red Sox he's special > PawSox start looms large for Masterson


Rodriguez gem wasted > Chili Davis doesn't want to turn Red Sox into free-swingers > Red Sox draft catcher in third round

NY Post:

How Mariano Rivera has influenced Yankees' top pick > Why starting rotation could be a big Yankees' strength

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