Royals Tickets For Series Vs Dodgers 33% Below Season Average
The Dodgers travel to Kauffman Stadium this week for three games against the Kansas City Royals. In an interleague showdown, the Royals schedule has the two teams meeting this week for the first and only time this season. While season average for Royals tickets is $63.63, each of the three games will see an average price below that number. The series as a whole will be 33% below the Royals’ season average.
6/23 – Zack Greinke vs Jeremy Guthrie | Avg. Price: $34 | Get-in Price: $11
The series begins Monday night when the Royals send Jeremy Guthrie to the mound against the Dodgers’ Zack Greinke. The average price for Monday Royals vs Dodgers tickets is $34, the lowest of the series at 46.6% below season average, with a get-in price of $11. Guthrie has had his troubles this year after going just 4-6 with an ERA of 3.86 through 15 starts this season. Greinke has been quite the opposite, posting a 9-3 record and 2.57 ERA over 15 starts. Greinke will face the club with which he won the AL Cy Young Award with in 2009 on Monday.
6/24 – Clayton Kershaw vs Danny Duffy | Avg. Price: $48 | Get-in Price: $17
The second game of the series will feature a lefty duel when the Royals’ Danny Duffy faces Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw. The average price for Tuesday Royals vs Dodgers tickets is $48, the highest of the series but still 24.6% below season average, with a get-in price of $17. Duffy has gone 4-6 with a 2.80 ERA while Kershaw will come off his June 18 no-hitter against the Rockies. The Dodgers lefty is 7-2 with an ERA of 2.52. The Royals will also offer a free t-shirt to the first 10,000 fans in attendance.
6/25 – Dan Haren vs James Shields | Avg. Price: $46 | Get-in Price: $9
The final game of the series will see Royals righty James Shields go up against the Dodgers’ Dan Haren. Average price for Wednesday Royals vs Dodgers tickets is $46, 27.7% below season average, with a get-in price of just $9, the lowest of the series. Both pitchers have been effective this season with Shields pitching to an 8-3 ERA and 3.70 ERA while Haren has gone 7-4 with an ERA of 3.62 in 15 starts.
At 39-36, the Royals sit just 2.5 games behind the first place 40-32 Tigers. The Dodgers schedule has the team traveling home to host seven games in two series against the Cardinals and Indians following their series with the Royals.