Blog Me Out to the Ballgame 2004

Went to a Giants game

May 2, 2004
By tom

Results, with pictures, here. First thing I noticed was that even if you wanted to use the wireless network at SBC park, you’d never want to take your laptop along to the ballgame. Well, if you expected to enjoy the game, that is. Fans are always coming and going, it’s really crowded in the...

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Good thing there’s no WiFi
at the Oakland Coliseum

April 16, 2004
By tom

I checked the fine print on the stub to my last A’s game ticket. Here’s what it says: The holder is admitted on condition and by use of the ticket agrees, a) He or she shall not transmit or aid in transmitting any information about the game to which it grants admission, including, but...

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My baseball blog-in: is it legal?

April 16, 2004
By tom

Dan Gillmor posted a link to my proposed blogger day at the ballgame, to which a commenter raised the following point: Wouldn’t that be illegal? Are you allowed to broadcast updates on the game without express written permission of Major League Baseball? I don’t think posting to a blog with an audience of 127...

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Blog me out to the ballgame

April 14, 2004
By tom

The San Francisco Giants play the Oakland Athletics in Oakland in June, and I’m hoping to get as many bloggers as possible to the game and to write about it on their blogs. The game I’ve chosen is at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 27. I picked an afternoon game because it’ll be sunny and...

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