Dragons Match Sell-Out Streak Record

Dragons Could Break Record on July 9

By Dayton Dragons | July 2, 2011 11:33 AM

DRAGONS MATCH ALL-TIME SELL-OUT STREAK RECORD

July 2, 2011

DAYTON, OHIO-The Dayton Dragons enjoyed their 814th consecutive sell-out at Fifth Third Field on Saturday, July 2, tying the all-time sports record.

The Dragons could break the record on July 9. The record of 814 consecutive sold-out dates was set by the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association. The Trail Blazers streak started in 1977 and extended into 1995. The Dragons have sold out every game in the club's 12-year history.

Longest Sell-Outs Streaks in Professional Sports History
(through July 2, 2011)

No., Team, League, Years
814, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA, 1977-'95
814, Dayton Dragons, MiLB, 2000-'11
671, Boston Red Sox, MLB, 2003-'11
662, Boston Celtics, NBA, 1980-'95
610, Chicago Bulls, NBA, 1987-'00

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