Attendance

  • Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    August 25, 2009 at 10:30 am 5 comments

    From time to time we are going to take a look at the 2009 attendance and see how the 2009 season stacks up against last year and whether the Rays can reach their goal of being average (in attendance). Notes on the attendance follow the graph… Notes on the 2009 […]

     
  • Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    August 7, 2009 at 11:30 am 7 comments

    From time to time we are going to take a look at the 2009 attendance and see how the 2009 season stacks up against last year and whether the Rays can reach their goal of being average (in attendance). Notes on the attendance follow the graph… Notes on the 2009 […]

     
  • Rays High-End Ticket Prices Leave TV Seats Empty

    Rays High-End Ticket Prices Leave TV Seats Empty

    June 29, 2009 at 12:00 pm 11 comments

    Much has been made of the Rays attendance recently. Well Chris of Watching Durham Bulls Baseball, pointed us in the direction of this little tidbit on ticket prices in Major League Baseball. Here are the top 8 teams ranked by their most expensive single-seat ticket. For comparison, we also included […]

     
  • Rays Not Happy With Attendance

    Rays Not Happy With Attendance

    June 24, 2009 at 11:00 am 31 comments

    Last night was only the 8th World Series rematch since the introduction of interleague play. But a look at the stands and one would have thought it was just another mid-week matchup with an AL Central foe. 19,608 was the paid attendance and Matt Silverman is disappointed. “…we circled this […]

     
  • Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    June 16, 2009 at 10:30 am 3 comments

    From time to time we are going to take a look at the 2009 attendance and see how the 2009 season stacks up against last year and whether the Rays can reach their goal of being average (in attendance). Notes on the attendance follow the graph… Notes on the 2009 […]

     
  • Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    May 27, 2009 at 11:00 am 9 comments

    From time to time we are going to take a look at the 2009 attendance and see how the 2009 season stacks up against last year and whether the Rays can reach their goal of being average (in attendance). Notes on the attendance follow the graph… Notes on the 2009 […]

     
  • Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    May 5, 2009 at 1:00 pm 1 comment

    From time to time we are going to take a look at the 2009 attendance and see how the 2009 season stacks up against last year and whether the Rays can reach their goal of being average (in attendance). Notes on the attendance follow the graph… Notes on the 2009 […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Walks, Helium-Filled ERAs And Getting Beat With The Shift

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Walks, Helium-Filled ERAs And Getting Beat With The Shift

    April 20, 2009 at 7:12 am 19 comments

    Time to bring back the GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. THE GOOD: Running Start. For all the bad, the Rays are now 19-20 in steal attempts this season. Before leaving the game […]

     
  • [ATTENDANCE] Rays Should Take Cue From Mets; Just Lie About Attendance

    [ATTENDANCE] Rays Should Take Cue From Mets; Just Lie About Attendance

    September 23, 2008 at 2:45 pm 8 comments

    The Rays averaged 28,852 fans (80.0% capacity) for their 10 September home dates, including two sellouts in their final two home games of the season. And yet, as recently as four days ago, Mitch Stacy of the Associated Press, wrote a story that was carried in many papers across the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Sweep O’s; Magic Number Now 19

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Sweep O’s; Magic Number Now 19

    September 1, 2008 at 10:10 am 3 comments

    THE GOOD: Jason Bartlett’s first home run with the Rays. We honestly wondered if he would ever hit an over-the-fence home run with the Rays. We have seen players with “warning track power” and Jason doesn’t even have that. And we wonder if Bartlett actually enjoyed getting plunked his next […]