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Statista dossier on Major League Baseball (MLB)

The dossier presents a range of statistics and facts about Major League Baseball (MLB). The document includes information about the league's revenue and the brand value of its teams, attendance and ticket prices, the popularity of the league, TV ratings and more.

Table of contents

  • 1. Baseball in the U.S.
    • Participants in baseball in the U.S. from 2006 to 2015

    • Number of softball players and baseball players in the U.S. 2016

    • Number of participants in U.S. high school baseball 2015/16, by gender

    • Baseball & softball equipment consumer purchases in the U.S. 2015

    • Wholesale sales of baseball team uniforms in the U.S. 2007-2015

    • Wholesale sales of baseball/softball sports equipment in the U.S. 2007-2015

  • 2. MLB overview
    • Average team valuation in Major League Baseball 2016

    • Franchise value of Major League Baseball teams 2016

    • Total revenue of Major League Baseball 2015

    • Average revenue per team in MLB 2015

    • Revenue of Major League Baseball teams 2015

    • Operating income of Major League Baseball franchises 2015

    • Gate receipts of Major League Baseball (MLB) 2009-2015

    • MLB regular season ticketing revenue as percentage of total revenue 2009-2015

    • Annual amount of luxury tax paid in Major League Baseball 2003-2016

    • MLB: World Series championships won by team 1903-2016

  • 3. Popularity, media & sponsorship
    • MLB league and teams sponsorship revenue 2010-2016

    • Baseball World Series TV ratings in the U.S. 2000-2016

    • Baseball World Series TV viewership in the U.S. 2000-2016

    • Average TV viewership of selected Major League Baseball games 2016

    • MLB teams - number of twitter followers 2011-2016

    • MLB teams - number of facebook fans 2016

    • People who are very interested in Major League Baseball (MLB) in the U.S. 2016

    • People who watch Major League Baseball events in the U.S. on broadcast TV, 2016

    • Listeners (on the radio) of a Major League Baseball event in the U.S. 2016

    • People who bought clothing with logos of MLB teams (last 12 months) in the U.S. 2016

  • 4. Game attendance & experience
    • Total attendance at Major League Baseball regular season games 2006-2016

    • MLB average per game attendance 2009-2016

    • Fan Cost Index of MLB teams 2016

    • Average ticket price in Major League Baseball 2006-2016

    • Average ticket price for an MLB game by team 2016

    • Major League Baseball: average concession stand prices 2010-2016

    • Major League Baseball beer prices by team 2016

    • Major League Baseball price for a soft drink by team 2016

    • Major League Baseball hot dog prices by team 2016

  • 5. Players & salaries
    • Major League Baseball - payroll (opening day) by team 2017

    • Major League Baseball average player salary 2003-2016

    • Major League Baseball (MLB) minimum player salary 2003-2019

    • Highest salaries in Major League Baseball 2017

    • Major League Baseball - highest paid players 2016

    • Average age of players in Major League Baseball by club 2017

  • Language: English
  • Released: June 2016
  • Source(s): Statista
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