Comments on: The Incremental Value of a Fan http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/06/the-incremental-value-of-a-fan.html Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:53:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/06/the-incremental-value-of-a-fan.html#comment-7527 Tue, 21 Jun 2011 14:44:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=12304#comment-7527 What Kevin left out in his evaluation (very good evaluation by the way) was the fact that the 17$ ticket is not anywhere near what you will pay for the same seat if they become a winner, that ticket in some cities is more than double what the Pirates are charging.

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By: Bob http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/06/the-incremental-value-of-a-fan.html#comment-7526 Tue, 21 Jun 2011 13:54:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=12304#comment-7526 But they certainly aren’t spending any money to get them in…

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/06/the-incremental-value-of-a-fan.html#comment-7521 Tue, 21 Jun 2011 00:07:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=12304#comment-7521 That wasn’t the point of the article at all.  I did want to present the counterweight to increased attendance, though.  It’s not like the front office is shooing people away to prevent sellouts.

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By: Bob http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/06/the-incremental-value-of-a-fan.html#comment-7520 Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:51:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=12304#comment-7520 So that’s why the FO doesn’t care about putting a quality product on the field…it’s all starting to make sense.  Instead on investing money in buying better players to increase attendance they would just rather collect the revenue sharing money, thanks for nothing Nutting.  

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By: steve-O K http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/06/the-incremental-value-of-a-fan.html#comment-7517 Mon, 20 Jun 2011 15:28:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=12304#comment-7517 TV/Radio revenue must be up.

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By: Mike http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/06/the-incremental-value-of-a-fan.html#comment-7516 Mon, 20 Jun 2011 15:11:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=12304#comment-7516 Pirates need to quit wasting money on the bums – 2 catchers on the roster at like 9.2 mil, matt 0 homer diaz over 3 mil, 1 ish next year, Joe Beimel 975k, even maholm is a risk at over 6 mil a year.

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