Portland Timbers sell out again

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Friday, May 03, 2013

The Portland Timbers registered their 39th consecutive sellout this week.

Every season ticket has been claimed, the waiting list is substantial and the team has registered a buzz not only in Portland but with other MLS teams.

But that's not the way it works in sports marketing -- at least not when it's done well. Working in professional sports, as any other entertainment field, might look like fun and games from the outside. But from the cubicles inside Jeld-Wen Field, employees say turning in winning financial performance is more grind than glamour.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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