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4/6: Will Baseball Attendance Slide?

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4/6: Will Baseball Attendance Slide?

A majority of baseball fans don’t think they’re getting their money’s worth given ticket prices at major league ballparks and admit they pay very little attention to the national pastime.

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Last season, 78% of the country didn’t attend a single game, and even 61% of those who consider themselves true baseball fans didn’t make it to see the boys of summer either. With the current economic recession, that’s as much of a concern for the owners as winning the pennant.

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  1. Genaro Eason

    June 29, 2010 at 7:12 pm

    give me some excellent ideas. thanks man

  2. Craig McKinney

    April 6, 2009 at 11:43 am

    I have been hearing people complain about the cost of tickets to the Yankee ball games. I am a newspaper reporter, and did not ask them about it, but rather they told me how they felt. The prices seemed steep to me, but when I hear what others feel, it verifies my own feelings.

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