Raiders' Davis Eyeing San Antonio As New Home? Bills Receive Three Bids For Team Before Deadline Source: NBA BOG To Move Quickly On Clippers Sale Lakers Introduce Byron Scott As New Coach Redskins Launch New Campaign Defending Moniker Judge Rules In Favor Of Shelly Sterling Ravens Fans Show Support For Rice At Practice Tales From NFL Training Camp MLS Franchise Notes MLB Franchise Notes
Upcoming Conferences and Events
RANGERS HOPE FOR DRASTIC GATE IMPROVEMENT THIS SEASON
Published February 6, 1996
The MLB Rangers, who experienced a drop of 12,792 fans per game last season, are banking on improved player-owner relations and marketing to raise attendance. Susan Slusser reports in the DALLAS MORNING NEWS that the team needs to raise their per-game average by approximately 3,200 to meet break-even revenue projections. The club has commissioned surveys, increased efforts to make players more-visible in the community, added off- season events at The Ballpark and changed ticket package options, along with hiring an ad agency, the Richards Group (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 2/3).