Whether you live in Glenside, Lansdale, Kensington, Mayfair, Rittenhouse Square, South Jersey, North Jersey, New York, Boston, LA or anywhere else.... There is absolutely no question about the passion and dedication of Philadelphia fans.
Philadelphia sports fans are some of the most loyal sports fans in all of sports.
The Philadelphia Phillies have more losses than any other franchise in any other sport. No other franchise has ever lost 10,000 games and the Phillies managed to do it by 2007. Despite this fact, the Phillies, over the past two seasons, have managed to draw over 7 million fans and 3.6 million fans in 2009.
Phillies fans always have been supportive and passionate. The Phillies sold out 73 of 81 home games in 2009 and EVERY home game between May and October. Yes, the losingest franchise in all of sports is selling out over 90 percent of its home games.
The Philadelphia Flyers also hold a strong fan base. They have been described as the most intimidating fans in the entire NHL. Philadelphia was voted the No.1 hockey city in America. That is a pretty high accolade considering the competition (Detroit- the self proclaimed "Hockeytown, USA")....
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