The average price of a ticket for a Major League Baseball game was $9.73. The NBA was anywhere from $25.76-$27.12.

The FCI is a method used to measure the cost of a family outing at a game. It's calculated by multiplying an average ticket price by four (because who wants to go alone?), two small beers, four small sodas, two programs, parking, and the two cheapest hats at the stadium. For three of the big four (NHL numbers were N/A in 1993) were as follows: (All prices are rounded) The NFL was $173, NBA was $168, and the MLB was a comparatively reasonable $90. Let's see you try to get those prices now.