There’s just two weeks left in the regular season for Major League Baseball as the race for division titles continue in the NL Central, AL Central, and the NL West. The top baseball games this week feature two New York Yankees games, some division matchups and a crucial game for two division rivals in the AL Central who are battling for the division title. Here are the top 5 MLB tickets of the week, according to TicketIQ.
9/21/14 - Detroit Tigers @ Kansas City Royals | Avg. Price: $151.19 | Get in Price: $18
The Kansas City Royals have an important three game series coming up this weekend as they host the Detroit Tigers at Kauffman Stadium on September 21 in the series finale. Kansas City is just currently 1.5 games back of Detroit and have a great opportunity to take control of the AL Central. These two teams have met 16 times this year with Detroit holding an 11-5 edge. Royals tickets in the series finale against the Tigers have a current average price of $151.19 on the secondary market with a get-in price of $18.
9/21/14 - Toronto Blue Jays @ New York Yankees | Avg. Price: $140.75 | Get in Price: $16
Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees are in danger of being eliminated from the playoffs for the second straight year. They host the Toronto Blue Jays this weekend for a four game series at Yankee Stadium starting on September 18. Both teams are fighting for the last wildcard spot as New York Yankees tickets for their September 21st matchup with the Blue Jays have a current average price of $140.75 with a get-in price of $16. It’s also Beanie Baby Giveaway day as the first 10,000 guests ages 14 or younger will receive a Beanie Baby.
9/20/14 - Cincinnati Reds @ St. Louis Cardinals | Avg. Price: $125.31 | Get in Price: $44
St. Louis currently leads the NL Central division but are in a tight race with the Pittsburgh Pirates who are just 3.5 games back in the division. The Cardinals host the Cincinnati Reds this weekend at Busch Stadium as they look for more breathing room against an opponent they have beaten 10 of their 16 meetings this year. St. Louis Cardinals tickets for the September 20 game vs the Reds have a current average price of $125.31 with a get-in price of $44. The first 25,000 fans entering Busch Stadium with a ticket will get a Jose Oquendo bobble head.
9/20/14 - Boston Red Sox @ Baltimore Orioles | Avg. Price: $119.42 | Get in Price: $27
A division series in the AL East is coming up this weekend between teams who have been on very different paths this season. The Baltimore Orioles will host the David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox at Camden Yards on September 20 in the second game of a three game set. Orioles tickets for this game have a current average price of $119.42 with a get-in price of $27, as tickets are now down 11% in the secondary market.
9/17/14 - New York Yankees @ Tampa Bay Rays | Avg. Price: $111.26 | Get in Price: $26
The cheapest top MLB ticket of the week is on September 17 when the Tampa Bay Rays host the New York Yankees in the series finale of a three game set. Rays tickets for this game have a current average price of $111.26 in the secondary market with a get in price of $26.