UPDATE: A correction has been made to the capacity size for the Rangers, and with it, overall numbers have changed. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Ballparks were filled to 62 percent of capacity on Tues, which sounds bad until you realize last Tues they were just filled to 51 percent.
While there were three sellouts (Phillies, Giants, Yankees), the Orioles, Pirates, Marlins, and Indians took what would have been a fairly solid day and knocked it down. Those four clubs drew well under 40 percent of capacity on Tues. The Orioles (last in the AL East) hosting the A’s (last in the AL West) was flirting with numbers that could have put them below 30 percent of capacity (as it was, Camden Yards was filled to exactly 30% of capacity).
Here’s Tuesdays numbers and promotions:
||Sellout, every game this season
||Sellout - 1st Place vs. 2nd Place, MLB Network
||Fireworks (Mavs Finals)
||At home for hottest team in MLB
||Heat "Road Rally" at AAA
||Can't keep momentum after PHI series
||2 Last Place Teams
|Over 15 games
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