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MLB Extra Innings Game Mix Blackout?


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#1 OFFLINE   dkingnu

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Posted 17 April 2007 - 10:02 PM

Ok I had the free game mix channel and even Last Friday I was able to watch my current Phoenix home team the Dbacks play on the game mix channel. Well the free trial ended so I ordered it. Now that they have my money, they blackout the dback games on the game mix channel. Why would they allow it during the free trial, then Black it out once I pay. That seems totally unfair, and misleading.
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#2 OFFLINE   Earl Bonovich

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Posted 17 April 2007 - 10:18 PM

Where they home?
What channel had the broadcast rights?
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#3 OFFLINE   DCSholtis

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Posted 17 April 2007 - 11:56 PM

D'backs were home and I believe it was on OTA tonight as the game was not in EI.
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#4 OFFLINE   MikeW

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Posted 18 April 2007 - 12:12 AM

Locally broadcast on KTVK and on KCAL in LA. Did anybody see the game on the mix channel?

#5 OFFLINE   DCSholtis

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Posted 18 April 2007 - 12:15 AM

Not me I did not even try. I keep forgetting the Mix Channels.
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#6 OFFLINE   vollmey

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Posted 18 April 2007 - 05:57 AM

I looked for it also, the game as not on EI at all last night.
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#7 OFFLINE   jcrandall

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Posted 18 April 2007 - 07:27 AM

It is just becuase it was an OTA game. OTA rights are different with each station.




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