The NFL preseason is in full swing, and as MLB teams fall further out of contention, their fan support will quickly shift to the NFL team in their area.
For many of the teams on this list, there is no comparison of the talent levels between the two leagues. In cities such as Milwaukee, moving from the Brewers to the Packers, or Colorado, moving from the Rockies to the Peyton Manning-led Broncos, the fans have most likely already made their switch. I also heard some guy named Tebow moved to a new market.
There are other teams, such as the Pirates and Athletics, that have surprised the baseball world with their success, and their fans will have a dilemma for the first time in a long time. After watching an MLB team play just about every day for the past four months, it will be hard for some to move on.
Here are 10 MLB teams that are about to lose fan support to their city's NFL team, with some surprises along the way.