1. Curt Schilling: An Iconic Pitcher Hangs Up His Cleats

    Lieutenant Island Views: Commentary About Finance, Politics and Baseball An Iconic Pitcher Hangs Up His Cleats Curt Schilling recently announced his retirement from baseball. Baseball will be poorer for his absence...

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  2. The Survival Guide for Red Sox Fans in New York City

    Lieutenant Island Views: Commentary About Finance, Politics and Baseball Survival Guide for Red Sox Fans in New York City While New York is a truly interesting and dynamic city, the months from April until the end of October can be difficult...

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  3. A Tale Of Two Cities: Red Sox/Yankees Economics In The 21st Century

    Lieutenant Island Views: Commentary About Finance, Politics and Baseball A Tale of Two Cities: Red Sox/Yankees Economics in the 21st Century | The last five years have been the best of times for Red Sox fans...

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  4. Baseball's Newest Stadiums: Citi Field vs. Yankee Stadium

    Lieutenant Island Views : Commentary About Finance, Politics and Baseball Baseball’s Newest Stadiums-Citi Field vs Yankee Stadium Redux | Apr 07th 2009 As we have suggested previously, ...

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  5. The New Yankee Stadium: Redefining the Term "Visitor Friendly"

    Have you heard that the new Yankee Stadium is extraordinarily visitor friendly? After scoring 22 runs yesterday, the Cleveland Indians certainly would agree! (Note: they were but inches ...

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  6. Baseball Ticket Pricing: 3 Teams, 3 Strategies.....1 Foul Ball!!!

    Economic price theory suggests that optimal prices are achieved where supply and demand are evenly matched. The theory follows that, when there is an excess supply, prices should decline to ...

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  7. Yankee Ticket Pricing Redux

    As indicated on my page, Yankee ticket pricing is seeing changes. Before you think that my posts about the Steinbrenners’ ticket pricing errors are “small beer,” please reflect on the following math...

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  8. A Humorous Look at Yankee Stadium Premium Seats

    Lieutenant Island Views : Commentary About Finance, Politics and Baseball A Humorous Look at Yankee Stadium Premium Seats | May 06th 2009 Larry Johnson has a funny look at the premium seating situation at Yankee stadium...

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