Astros Increasing Season-Ticket Prices For First Time Since '08
The Astros have "informed their fans that they will raise ticket prices in 2015," marking the first time they have raised prices for season-ticket holders since '08. The price increase will affect about 70% of the tickets. Team President Reid Ryan said that he "hopes the price increase helps add to the team payroll next season." He is "adamant that the team will still have affordable tickets" (CHRON.com, 8/1).