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Eric Fisher covers baseball and digital media for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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MLB Regular-Season Attendance Declines Slightly To 73.74 Million

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 29 / 14

MLB ended the '14 regular season with a total attendance of 73.74 million, a decrease of 0.4% and a second straight annual decline. Despite the slight fall, the total will still rank as the seventh largest in league history, extending a run in which the sport’s 11 best-attended seasons have oc...

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