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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T BallPark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Some folks like Mike Bullard (right) and Jeremy Coffey (left), who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Charlotte Knights mascot, Homer, has fun with five-year-old Aidan Lazarus as the boy and his father Drew Lazarus waited in line for their tickets. Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Mike Bullard (hand on left) points to the area of seats he hopes to get for the opening day baseball game at BB&T BallPark. Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Giovanni Gershom's (seated on stool) not even a baseball fan but he got in line at 6:30am to hold a spot to buy Knights tickets for a friend Saturday. Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Ten-year-old cousins Jordan Brigman (left) and Austin Huntley take a look at the baseball field while waiting in line for Knights tickets. Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Knights fans head for home after buying tickets Saturday. Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Drew Lazarus and his son Aidan Lazarus, 5, were bundled up as they sat in line Saturday morning waiting to buy Knights tickets. Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Rich Baran (left with tan ball cap) joked with Jeremy Coffey and Mike Bullard (right) while they waited near the ticket office at BB&T Ballpark on Saturday March 8, 2014. Coffey and Bullard lined up about 4:40am to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Some folks like Mike Bullard and Jeremy Coffey, who were first in line, arrived at the Ticket Office at BB&T Ballpark around 4:40am on Saturday March 8, 2014 to purchase Knights single-game tickets for 2014 inaugural season in uptown Charlotte. Tickets went on sale at 9 a.m and by the time the ticket windows first opened the line of fans snaked from Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to Graham Street and even made it around the corner on Fourth Street.
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