Consider this: The Sox are on pace to sell more than 3 million tickets again, at the highest rate in Major League Baseball.
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NESN ratings are at or just slightly below that of last season at a very solid 7.5.
Pink Hats have to buy a $6 Fenway Frank so they can text their friends a picture of them eating it while singing “Sweet Caroline,” so we know concession sales are doing well.
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The value of the franchise has at least doubled since Henry and Co. purchased the Red Sox a decade ago due to the sale of the Dodgers, a franchise which carried a price tag of over $2 billion earlier this season.
In other words, business is booming on Yawkey Way "
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