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#1 OFFLINE   bgomes87

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Posted 25 December 2011 - 05:16 PM

giants fan with dish...just got the multi sport package....since MLB TV says im in the local black out area for giants games....will i be able to watch what ever games that are on Comcast Bay Area? or am i screwed.....



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#2 OFFLINE   RasputinAXP

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Posted 25 December 2011 - 06:00 PM

Blackout rules are blackout rules. You have to wait 2.5 hours after first pitch to watch. Multisport is not a substitute for MLB EI on Direct and you won't get out of market games either.

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#3 OFFLINE   MattG@DISH Network

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Posted 25 December 2011 - 06:02 PM

According to the link below, your regional sports networks are CSN California, Fox Sports Prime Ticket, and Fox Sports West. CSN Bay Area is not your local network, and even with the multi sports pack, most out-of-area professional sporting events are blacked out (although there may be some that are not).

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#4 OFFLINE   bgomes87

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Posted 25 December 2011 - 06:16 PM

thats what i was afraid of...thanks

#5 OFFLINE   runner861

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Posted 01 January 2012 - 09:35 AM

You apparently are in the LA market for the sporting events, not the SF market. You could switch to cable or Direct and then purchase Extra Innings. You would receive most of the Giants and A's games that way.

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Posted 01 January 2012 - 11:06 AM

You apparently are in the LA market for the sporting events, not the SF market. You could switch to cable or Direct and then purchase Extra Innings. You would receive most of the Giants and A's games that way.


You willing to pay his ETF if there is one?




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