As MLB evolves, an inside look at how Scott Boras – baseball’s super agent – remains at top of the game

As MLB evolves, an inside look at how Scott Boras – baseball’s super agent – remains at top of the game

Courtesy of the NY Daily News: The black Range Rover with the Ferrari red interior is zipping north on the California freeways toward Angel Stadium in Anaheim, roughly a 45-minute long drive depending upon the traffic situation at any one juncture. Scott Boras is behind the wheel, sporting a dark Boras Corp. pullover, white button-down […]

Cubs selling 60 $10 tickets to all home games via lottery

Cubs selling 60 $10 tickets to all home games via lottery

Courtesy of the Chicago Tribune: The Cubs will offer 60 $10 tickets to every 2018 home game via an online lottery, borrowing a page from the theater business, the team announced Wednesday. Seats will be in the terrace reserved section of Wrigley Field’s lower deck. The Cubs previously have sold postseason tickets via lottery but never regular-season tickets […]

Scott Boras: Ticket prices should be lower for games between ‘tanking teams’

Scott Boras: Ticket prices should be lower for games between ‘tanking teams’

Courtesy of Yahoo! Sports: Super agent Scott Boras is one of the central figures in this icy cold and contentious offseason. As the agent for many of baseball’s best unsigned free agents, Boras has been outspoken about the issues he believes are plaguing the market. Chief among them being his belief that several teams are […]

Jays and StubHub team up to smooth bumps in ticket sales

Jays and StubHub team up to smooth bumps in ticket sales

Courtesy of TheStar.com: Red Sox now only major league team without StubHub deal. Leafs take different approach to brokers. The Blue Jays have partnered with the online ticket exchange platform StubHub, hoping to simplify the reselling process while lawmakers and sports outfits change how they engage the secondary market. The one-year deal will see the […]

Indians’ home opener has fifth-highest average list price in MLB

Indians’ home opener has fifth-highest average list price in MLB

Courtesy of Crain’s Cleveland Business: The Indians’ first World Series trip in 19 years has meant a substantial increase in the club’s season-ticket numbers. It goes without saying, then, that the secondary market for Tribe home games will be much more active this season. TicketIQ, a ticket search engine and aggregator, says the Indians’ April […]