Did you know that one in three orders on the sports ticket deal site Crowd Seats comes directly from social media?

That’s a huge percentage of business that simply didn’t exist a decade ago. And when you look at how the sports industry is using social media, it’s no surprise – 70 percent of teams consistently promote tickets via their Twitter profiles.

This infographic takes a closer look at how sports teams (notably in MLB baseball) are using social media to drive ticket sales.

(Source: Crowd Seats. Sports image via Shutterstock.)