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Attendance by League
Major Leagues
American League
National League

Spring Training
Cactus League
Grapefruit League

Minor Leagues
Appalachian League
California League
Carolina League
Eastern League
Florida State League
International League
Midwest League
New York-Penn League
Northwest League
Pacific Coast League
Pioneer League
South Atlantic League
Southern League
Texas League

Independent Leagues
American Association
Atlantic League
Can-Am League
Frontier League
Pacific Association

Between major league baseball's spring training and regular season and the 204 teams playing in the various minor and independent leagues that tracked attendance, ticket sales to the sport's pro parks in 2015 were 122,153,798.

That total was mostly derived from the box offices at the 248 regularly-used ballparks at the four levels we've tracked, although a few other ballparks contributed small amounts to the total count. In 2015, they included Rickwood Field in Birmingham, AL and Holman Stadium in Vero Beach, FL, each of which hosts an annual minor league game.

The 122,153,798 total isn't completely exhaustive -- playoff games and some exhibitions were excluded -- but here's what was counted: all regular season games in major, minor and independent league baseball, plus all spring training games played in spring training ballparks in Arizona and Florida. Based on that criteria, tickets were taken at ballpark gates for 14,641 game dates during the 2015 professional baseball season. The breakdowns for each level of play are found on this page.

To see more than the big number totals, click on each big picture to see how they were added up. You can also jump directly to any league's numbers using the links on the left.

2015 Major League Attendance
Dodger Stadium
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2015 Spring Training Attendance
Sloan Park
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2015 Minor League Attendance
BB&T Ballpark in Charlotte
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2015 Independent League Attendance
Bosse Field in Evansville
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