Some interesting games are coming up this week in Major League Baseball as the All Star Break is right around the corner. The Oakland A’s still hold the best record in the game, while the Milwaukee Brewers are the National League’s best at the moment. In the AL East, the Baltimore Orioles are now leading the division as the Yankees and Blue Jays continue to struggle. Things are heating up in the NL West, now that the LA Dodgers have a half game lead over the SF Giants. The Atlanta Braves have been rolling lately, but the Nationals are not too far behind in NL East, while other teams like the Angels, Pirates, and the Tampa Bay Rays are make strong runs before the break. Here are the top 5 MLB tickets of the week. Also, check out this article on Forbes breaking down this year's MLB All-Star game ticket prices.
7/12/14- Atlanta Braves @ Chicago Cubs | Avg. Price: $117.01 | Get in Price: $30
The Braves have won nine of their last ten games, and currently have just a half game lead over the Nats who are also playing well. Atlanta will visit Wrigley field to take on a struggling Chicago Cubs team, currently 12 games back in the NL Central. Cubs tickets vs the Braves have a current average price of $117.01 and a get in price of $30.
7/7/14- San Francisco Giants @ Oakland Athletics | Avg. Price: $115.33 | Get in Price: $60
The Giants have been playing poorly the past couple of weeks and it’s cost them the division lead in the NL West, they visit the Oakland A’s at County Coliseum in an intriguing interleague matchup. A’s tickets have a current average price of $115.33 in the secondary market with a get in price of $60.
7/10/14- Chicago White Sox @ Boston Red Sox | Avg. Price: $ 113.46 | Get in Price: $25
The defending champs Boston Red Sox have yet to figure out exactly why they are not playing well in a title defense season that has not gone according to plan. The team is now ten games under .500 but somehow just only 9 games back in the AL east division. Boston will host the Chicago White Sox on July 10 at Fenway Park, with the Jose Quintana facing Jon Lester. Red Sox tickets have a current average price of $113.46 and a get in price of $25.
7/13/14- Boston Red Sox @ Houston Astros | Avg. Price: $109.93 | Get in Price: $25
The Houston Astros have the worst record in baseball, which is not surprising considering the depth this team has, but they host a struggling Boston Red Sox team July 13 at Minute Maid Park. Astros tickets vs the Red Sox have a current average price of $109.93 with a get in price of $25.
7/12/14- New York Yankees @ Baltimore Orioles | Avg. Price: $107.30 | Get in Price: $27
An important game and series for the Yankees as they visit Camden Yards on July 12 to take on the AL East division leading Baltimore Orioles. New York desperately needs some signs of life after losing CC Sabathia for the entire season due to a knee injury. The Orioles look to get some breathing room as they only hold a 3.5 game lead over the Yankees. Yankees vs Orioles tickets have a current average price of $107.30 with a get in price of $27.