Tuesday’s recreation had the bottom paid attendance for a Purple Sox-Yankees matchup since 1999

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Minus the COVID-restricted seasons in 2020 and 2021, after all.

The Purple Sox and Yankees are on the backside of the AL East. Barry Chin/Globe Workers

The Purple Sox misplaced Recreation 1 of Tuesday’s double-header towards the Yankees, and a surprisingly small quantity of individuals watched them do it.

In line with Alex Speier of The Boston Globe, the Purple Sox introduced an attendance of 30,029 on the recreation.

That’s the bottom paid attendance for a Purple Sox-Yankees recreation since 1999, apart from 2020 and 2021 when COVID restrictions have been in place, Speier stories.

Fenway Park has a capability of 37,755 based on MLB.com.

It’s been a tough season for the Purple Sox and Yankees who’re hovering round .500 on the backside of the AL East. Boston (73-71) has a slight edge over New York.

It’s been a decade for the reason that Purple Sox’ record-setting house sellout streak was snapped in 2013. The 820-game streak was the longest in skilled sports activities historical past and lasted for ten years in a row.


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