Economic Downturn

Premium seats sit empty during the game between the New York Yankees and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during their game on May 1, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

MLB Attendance Drops For 3rd Straight Year

Major League Baseball’s average attendance dropped for the third straight season, with a slight dip of nearly a half percent this year.


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Forbes: Tough Economy Drops Average NFL Franchise Value

The average value for NFL teams has fallen for the first time since Forbes began keeping track in 1998.