If you want to watch the New York Mets take on the Chicago Cubs in New York City, you are going to pay a huge fee. If you want to watch that same series in Chicago, you can expect to pay even more,
Tickets on the low end of the spectrum are $350 in Queens, NY, while Cubs fans can expect to pay an average price of $725.
Ticket tracking company SeatGeek notes that the pricing for this series is about the same as you would expect to pay for World Series tickets.
What’s more is that tickets on the third-party market are heading even higher. Mets tickets can easily cost $838.40 and Cubs tickets have skyrocketed to $1,228.16 per seat.
The least expensive ticket for any of the three games at Wrigley went for $482.
The Chicago Cubs haven’t been in the World Series since 1945 and they haven’t won the whole thing since 1908.
Here’s an interesting fact, baseball fans in Queens, Toronto and Kansas City have all gone decades since their last championship.