The 2014 MLB season has about 3 weeks to go until the All Star Break and what an interesting first half of baseball it has been. The Oakland A’s and Milwaukee Brewers are now the top two teams with the best records in baseball and teams like the Toronto Blue Jays, San Francisco Giants, and Detroit Tigers are looking to regain some of the swagger they had earlier in the season. The NL East division is currently up for grabs that even the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies are just 5 games back of a struggling Nationals team. Here are the top 5 MLB tickets of the week.
6/27/14- Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees | Avg. Price: $193.50 | Get in Price: $46
This Friday, The New York Yankees will host the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium for their 8th meeting of the season. This historic is rivalry is always a must watch despite the defending champion Red Sox have yet to play their best baseball this year. Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees tickets have a secondary market average price of $193.50 and a get in price of $46.
6/29/14- Cincinnati Reds vs San Francisco Giants | Avg. Price: $143.32 | Get in Price: $20
The San Francisco Giants host the Cincinnati Reds at AT&T Park in a NL West vs NL Central matchup. The Giants are going through a mid-season slump losing 7 of their last ten games but won 2 of 3 from Arizona. The Reds are currently a .500 baseball team and have won 7 of their past ten games but trail both St. Louis and Milwaukee in the NL Central Division. SF Giants tickets for this game have an average price of $143.32 and get in price of $20. Giants vs Reds tickets are also up 21% over the past week.
6/27/14- Atlanta Braves vs Philadelphia Phillies | Avg. Price: $106.91 | Get in Price: $21
The NL East Division is a wild one as all 5 teams have been inconsistent in winning games all season. The Atlanta Braves and Phillies trail the Nationals for 1st place but not by much and both teams meet this week. It’ll be interesting to see how this division unfolds over the remainder of the season. Phillies tickets vs the Braves have an average price of $106.91 with a get in price of $21.
6/28/14- Washington Nationals vs Chicago Cubs | Avg. Price: $99.73 | Get in Price: $16
This week on the Nationals schedule brings them to two Central Division ballparks, opening the week in Milwaukee and then heading to Chicago to take on the Cubs. The Nats only lead the NL East Division by a game and a half and look to get some breathing room when the take on the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley field. Unfortunately, for Cubs fans it’s going to be another long year as they’re 14 games back in the NL Central. Cubs tickets vs the Nationals have an average price of $99.73 with a get in price of $16.
6/29/14- Oakland Athletics vs Miami Marlins | Avg. Price: $78.69 | Get in Price: $25
The Oakland A’s just might be the first team ever to carry 3 catchers on their roster and regularly start all three in the same lineup with great success as the A’s currently have the best record in baseball. The visit Marlins Park to take on the Miami Marlins in an interleague matchup. Oakland Athletic tickets have an average price of $78.69 with a get in price of $25.