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.
It was Father’s Day on Sunday, so it’s only fitting that baseball held several of the top spots in the daily Top 10 events from TicketNetwork. While the Las Vegas superfight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather continued to hole down No. 1, America’s pastime came in strong at No.... Read more
No long after popping the champagne bottles to commemorate one of the most successful seasons in team history, Chicago Cubs management finished their celebration by raising ticket prices by an average of 7 to 14 percent. The Chicago Business Journal reports that Wrigley Field terrace boxes will rise by... Read more
SOUTH WINDSOR, CT–(Marketwired – Jan 13, 2015) – Technology and ticketing company TicketNetwork is pleased to announce that Joe Torre will give the keynote at its annual conference, Ticket Summit, July 15-17, 2015 at The Venetian Las Vegas. A legendary manager, Joe Torre was recently named Chief Baseball Officer... Read more
On Tuesday, March 12, the United States, Dominican Republic, Italy, and Puerto Rico will represent their countries at Miami’s Marlins Park. The winner and runner-up will advance to the championship round on Sunday. Fans with a ticket stub from a previous Grapefruit league game or a ticket to an... Read more
The 2012 MLB World Series winner will be known by November 1 at the latest, but until then four teams remain in the hunt. Championship games for both leagues are currently underway to decide the participants for this year’s World Series. The Detroit Tigers are taking on the New... Read more
The 2012 MLB regular season came to a close on the night of Wednesday, October 3, with ten teams still in the running for the coveted World Series trophy. The playoff race has been an exciting one for many teams, with several surprise endings and a historic milestone. In... Read more
In March of this year, the MLB and its Players’ Association ratified a new playoff format, expanding on the previous postseason format to add an extra wild card in both the American and National leagues. The MLB has been mulling over the playoff expansion for the past two years,... Read more
With NHL players and NFL referees all currently locked out, at least baseball fans have something familiar to look forward to as MLB teams nationwide hit the home stretch in the fight for the coveted 2012 playoff spots. With the playoffs just over a week away, four of the... Read more
Major League Baseball released a tentative schedule for the 2013 regular season last week and fans will be in for changes. Most notably, the Houston Astros will be leaving the National League Central for the American League West. After being a part of the National League for the organization’s... Read more
Major League Baseball will begin testing an expanded replay system at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field in New York during the final month of the season. Two different types of replay systems will be tested out. First, the Hawkeye system which uses cameras during tennis matches to quickly determine... Read more