Elton John Takes No. 1 Spot on Thursday Best-Sellers
Elton John’s farewell tour continues to roll out dates and fans continue to scoop up their tickets, pushing John to the No. 1 spot on Thursday’s best-sellers, according to Ticket Club sales data. The singer’s Des Moines show landed at No. 1, while several other shows also earned best-seller... Read more
Rays Increase Capacity To Meet High Demand For Playoff Game
Today’s ALDS game between Tampa Bay Rays and Houston Astros will include 2,000 more fans than usual. On Friday, the Rays had already sold out the first 33,000 tickets to Monday’s game, the Tampa Bay Times reports, after already re-opening the deck for the postseason to increase capacity from... Read more
Boston Red Sox To Increase Ticket Prices In 2020
For the fifth consecutive year, the Boston Red Sox will increase ticket prices. Team president Sam Kennedy told the Boston Herald that “it’s a goal, not a mandate” to lower the payroll under $208 million while also increasing ticket prices in 2020. He said that ticket the team had... Read more
MLB Attendance Drops To 16-Year Low This Season
Major League Baseball just wrapped-up its regular season, but this year, attendance has dropped to the lowest numbers since 2003. According to Sports Business, total attendance this season drew in 68.49 million, which is down 1.7 percent from last year. It is the league’s sixth decline over the last... Read more
Indians Fan Fumes After Tickets Cancelled Due To “Broker Activity”
An Indians fan drove from Ontario to Cleveland to attend a match over the weekend, but when he tried to enter the game, he found out that his tickets were cancelled due to “broker activity.” The fan, named Bryan, tweeted about his experience on Twitter. He claimed that he... Read more
Yankees Season Ticket Holders Fume Over Increased Prices
New York Yankees’ season ticket prices are leaving some fans feeling betrayed. While the top-playing baseball team brings in fans across the country, their at-home fans are feeling the burn of recent price hikes. One 27-year-old season ticket holder, Justin Some, lives in Manhattan. He’s had two nosebleed seats... Read more
San Francisco Giants To Cut Season Ticket Prices In 2020
In an attempt to boost attendance, the San Francisco Giants plan to reduce season ticket prices next year. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, season ticket holders received an email last week noting that 80 percent of season tickets in 2020 will be offered at a reduced cost. Certain... Read more
Athletics Offer Free Tickets for Kids Throughout September
With baseball attendance declining, the Oakland Athletics are looking for a way to get younger fans to the stadium. Throughout September, anyone under age 12 can get into the Oakland Coliseum for free. This offer is extended to kids 12-years-old and younger with the purchase of one regularly priced... Read more
Cleveland Indians Announce Switch To Mobile Ticketing
The Cleveland Indians are joining a handful of other teams by making the switch to mobile ticketing this year. The team announced the news on Friday, noting that beginning on September 1, fans who enter Progressive Field must use the MLB Ballpark app of StubHub app to scan their... Read more
Braves Offer Free Tickets To Hurricane Dorian Evacuees
Baseball fans who had to evacuate due to Hurricane Dorian are able to catch a free game in Atlanta this week. The Atlanta Braves announced  that they would invite any hurricane evacuees to the Suntrust Park for free game on September 3 and 5. Complimentary tickets will be available... Read more