Facing Elimination, Cubs Game 5 Tickets Prices Are Plummeting Fast

World Series - Cleveland Indians v Chicago Cubs - Game Four

What a difference a little over a week makes.

As soon as the Chicago Cubs qualified for the World Series for the first time in 71 years, tickets prices at Wrigley Field were as much as $996,000.

After 4 games, the Cubs are down 3-1 and face elimination on Sunday, and ticket prices have plummeted to as low as $802. That’s a 72% decline in ticket prices.


As of early Sunday morning, the cheapest single ticket available for Game 5 on Stubhub, the preeminent re-sale site, was going for $557 (Infield Terrace Reserved 231, Row 16), while the cheapest pair of standing room tickets were set at $700 apiece.”

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