When it comes to sports history, no sport has a history quite like baseball. Great players from the early 1900’s are still known by all baseball fans today, great moments still talked about and records still be broken. People in the U.S. are most familiar with Major League Baseball, which was founded in 1876, but as the years have past, baseball leagues have continued to emerge around the world. Baseball has long been referred to as “America’s Pastime”, has become the world’s game.
And that is evident, whenever you buy a ticket to see a baseball game. Players from around the world fill the rosters of Major League teams, and will continue to for as long as the game goes on. Baseball has recently capitalized on the growing popularity of the sport around the world with the implementation of the World Baseball Classic, or WBC. Teams representing countries battle it out to see whose country has the best players. Though still in its infancy, the WBC is becoming a popular event among baseball purists.
In July, the Miami Marlins made headlines when owner Jeffrey Loria sued at least nine season ticketholders who cancelled multi-year ticket arrangements. Now, Miami New Times reports that one former ticketholder is countersuing on the basis that Loria and the team did not follow through on the perks they... Read more
Tickets were only available for presale starting yesterday for pop star P!NK’s Beautiful Trauma World Tour starting next spring, and already she has totally taken over the TicketNetwork marketplace. Fifteen out of 20 spots on today’s Market Heat Report are held by her shows everywhere from NYC to Oakland.... Read more
The Miami Herald reports that 47 year-old Port St. Lucie resident David Chojnowski is suing the Miami Marlins in small claims court for what he says what a deceitful ticket transaction. The 88th annual Major League Baseball All-Star game was hosted this year by the team at Marlins Park in... Read more
After a quite pitiful season for the Detroit Tigers, they host their last series at Comerica Park this weekend against the Minnesota Twins- three games that will have virtually no effect on their second-to-last League standing. Bad news for Tigers fans: their team sucks. Good news: their tickets are... Read more
Another hurricane has hit the U.S., this time forcing the evacuation of thousands of residents of Florida and parts of Georgia and South Carolina. The Atlanta Braves announced on Thursday that they’d be offering free tickets to their four-game series against the Miami Marlins this weekend to any families... Read more
The Eagles, fresh off their Classic East and Classic West performances, are red hot as they tour with Glen Frey’s son Deacon in place of his late father, landing three shows in the Top 5 of today’s Market Heat index, as well as their piece of the Classic Northwest... Read more
After a remarkable run, including a win for at this year’s Tony Awards, Ben Platt is saying goodbye to Dear Evan Hanson on Broadway. It should come as no surprise, then, that the final dates of the actor’s run with the show are burning up the charts in the... Read more
The NBA season is upon us – at least in terms of the schedule being out – and the New York Knicks were all over the marketplace on Tuesday, taking six of the top 12 spots in the Market Heat Report for the day. The Spike Lee Favorites had contests... Read more
For those who came of age in the early 2000s, the Kansas City Royals were a bit of a punch line. But that’s no longer the case. KC has taken the MLB marketplace by storm this season, with at least one game in the Market Heat Report every day this... Read more
Just over a month away in Pennsylvania, Farm Aid makes an appearance in today’s Market Heat Report, coming in at No. 9 in the daily recap of the TicketNetwork marketplace top sellers. The show, which features Dave Matthews and John Mellencamp as well as headliner and spirit animal Willie... Read more