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  • green99@pobox.com
    We have Comcrap SportsNet for the Phillies games. I m pretty sure they are the local broadcaster of those games. Eric ... From: Van_Snoozer
    Message 1 of 15 , Jun 1, 2004
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      We have Comcrap SportsNet for the Phillies games. I'm pretty sure they are the local broadcaster of those games.

      Eric

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Van_Snoozer <TeddyLeg@...>
      Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 10:46 am
      Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In HD Black-Out?

      > No problem. Glad I could help.
      >
      > As for your beef about then not having the game in HD, I do
      > understand, but MLB could care less about that in regards to
      > blackout
      > rules (maybe they should care, but they don't - and I don't really
      > blame them).
      >
      > One question, if the Phillies game IS being broadcast, outside of
      > this area, on INHD, that must mean that the game is being filmed
      > locally in HD no?
      >
      > I don't know the Philly market, but don't you have another
      > channel,
      > similar to FSNYHD and MSGHD that shows you the Phillies games in
      > HD?
      > If not, I'm guessing you should. I seriously doubt that the
      > Phillies
      > would broadcast their home games in HD only for INHD.
      >
      > You would know the answer to this from your channel lineup.
      >
      >
      > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com, green99@p... wrote:
      > > OK, it is all clear to me now. It's not that you can't watch
      > the
      > game, it's that you can't watch it on INHD (or whatever channel
      > you
      > want) if it is broadcast on another channel that we have access to.
      > >
      > > So I guess the main beef (other than the Red Sox issue that was
      > cleared up) is that we *may* not get the game in HD? Don't FSNY
      > and
      > MSG broadcast in HD? I guess it does seem kind of screwy.
      > >
      > > Thanks for clearing it up. I missed the first round with the
      > Sox.
      > >
      > > Eric
      > >
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: Van_Snoozer <TeddyLeg@h...>
      > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 10:12 am
      > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In HD Black-
      > Out?
      > >
      > > > It's pretty simple, actually. Other than the FOX Sat
      > afternoon
      > > > game
      > > > or the ESPN Sunday night game, if you can get ANY MLB game on
      > > > another
      > > > channel (FSNY, YES, NESN etc.) you WILL (or at least you
      > should)
      > > > be
      > > > blacked out on any other outlet including MLB Extra Innings
      > and
      > INHD.
      > > >
      > > > For the people in the Philly market, it makes no difference
      > for
      > > > you.
      > > > The game on INDH "should" be blacked out because you can watch
      > the
      > > > Phillies game on another channel.
      > > >
      > > > That's what all the beef was with the Red Sox games. A Red
      > > > Sox/Toronto game on INHD, for example, should NOT be blacked
      > out
      > > > for
      > > > 99% of cablevision homes, as those homes have no other outlet
      > with
      > > > which to watch the game. This Red Sox issue seems to have
      > been
      > > > corrected over the last month or so.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com, green99@p... wrote:
      > > > > One correction - Hamilton, NJ, is not in the NYC Metro area.
      >
      > We
      > > > are in the Philadelphia viewing market. I believe we may be
      > the
      > > > only
      > > > Cablevision system in this market, but I am not 100% sure
      > about
      > that.
      > > > >
      > > > > I am confused about the rest of your post, I must admit, but
      > I
      > > > certainly cannot argue with it. Why can't we just watch them
      > on
      > > > FSNY/MSG? Or the YES network for the Yankee games? So you
      > are
      > > > saying that MLB Extra Innings and INHD will black out the
      > games,
      > > > but
      > > > these other channels don't?
      > > > >
      > > > > Eric
      > > > >
      > > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > > From: sgbusy@o...
      > > > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 8:03 am
      > > > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In HD
      > Black-
      > > > Out?
      > > > >
      > > > > > Home vs. Away is totally irrelevant. All Met and Yankee
      > games
      > > > are
      > > > > > blacked out in the NY Metro Area of which all Cablevision
      > > > systems
      > > > > > are in. I have MLB Extra Innings and all Met and Yankee
      > home
      > > > and
      > > > > > road games are blacked out. It is blacked out because
      > > > FSNY/MSG
      > > > > > have
      > > > > > the rights in this area to tonights game. We got blacked
      > out
      > > > of
      > > > > > a
      > > > > > Mets/Cubs INHD game earlier in the year and the Yankee/Red
      > Sox
      > > > and
      > > > > > last week's Yankees/Orioles game. Unless a mistake is
      > made
      > > > you
      > > > > > will
      > > > > > most definitely be blacked out.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Scott
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com, green99@p...
      > wrote:
      > > > > > > Doesn't that depend on if it is a home or away game? I
      > > > don't
      > > > > > follow the Mets or the Phills so I have no idea who is
      > home
      > > > team
      > > > > > tonight.
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > Eric
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > > > > From: sgbusy@o...
      > > > > > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 7:22 am
      > > > > > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In
      > HD
      > > > Black-
      > > > > > Out?
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > Any game involving the Mets or Yankees will almost
      > > > certainly
      > > > > > be
      > > > > > > > blocked out on all Cablevision systems.
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > Scott
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com,
      > green99@p...
      > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > > > Depends on where "here" is. I am fairly sure it
      > will
      > be
      > > > > > blacked
      > > > > > > > out here in Hamilton, NJ, but we should be the only
      > > > > > Cablevision
      > > > > > > > area
      > > > > > > > affected.
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > Eric
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > > > > > > From: backfromsat <dlev@o...>
      > > > > > > > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 6:43 am
      > > > > > > > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Met @ Phillies on In
      > HD
      > > > Black-
      > > > > > Out?
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > InHD is playing the Mets/Phillies game tonight in
      > high
      > > > def
      > > > > > of
      > > > > > > > > > course. Is it going to be blacked out here or will
      > we
      > > > be
      > > > > > able
      > > > > > > > to
      > > > > > > > > > see
      > > > > > > > > > it?
    • Van_Snoozer
      Is there a Comcast Sportsnet HD channel? I d guess that there is one, and it s just not carried on the CV system (eg. if you lived in a Comcast area you d
      Message 2 of 15 , Jun 1, 2004
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        Is there a Comcast Sportsnet HD channel? I'd guess that there is
        one, and it's just not carried on the CV system (eg. if you lived in
        a Comcast area you'd probably have it).



        --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com, green99@p... wrote:
        > We have Comcrap SportsNet for the Phillies games. I'm pretty sure
        they are the local broadcaster of those games.
        >
        > Eric
        >
        > ----- Original Message -----
        > From: Van_Snoozer <TeddyLeg@h...>
        > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 10:46 am
        > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In HD Black-
        Out?
        >
        > > No problem. Glad I could help.
        > >
        > > As for your beef about then not having the game in HD, I do
        > > understand, but MLB could care less about that in regards to
        > > blackout
        > > rules (maybe they should care, but they don't - and I don't
        really
        > > blame them).
        > >
        > > One question, if the Phillies game IS being broadcast, outside of
        > > this area, on INHD, that must mean that the game is being filmed
        > > locally in HD no?
        > >
        > > I don't know the Philly market, but don't you have another
        > > channel,
        > > similar to FSNYHD and MSGHD that shows you the Phillies games in
        > > HD?
        > > If not, I'm guessing you should. I seriously doubt that the
        > > Phillies
        > > would broadcast their home games in HD only for INHD.
        > >
        > > You would know the answer to this from your channel lineup.
        > >
        > >
        > > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com, green99@p... wrote:
        > > > OK, it is all clear to me now. It's not that you can't watch
        > > the
        > > game, it's that you can't watch it on INHD (or whatever channel
        > > you
        > > want) if it is broadcast on another channel that we have access
        to.
        > > >
        > > > So I guess the main beef (other than the Red Sox issue that was
        > > cleared up) is that we *may* not get the game in HD? Don't FSNY
        > > and
        > > MSG broadcast in HD? I guess it does seem kind of screwy.
        > > >
        > > > Thanks for clearing it up. I missed the first round with the
        > > Sox.
        > > >
        > > > Eric
        > > >
        > > > ----- Original Message -----
        > > > From: Van_Snoozer <TeddyLeg@h...>
        > > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 10:12 am
        > > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In HD
        Black-
        > > Out?
        > > >
        > > > > It's pretty simple, actually. Other than the FOX Sat
        > > afternoon
        > > > > game
        > > > > or the ESPN Sunday night game, if you can get ANY MLB game on
        > > > > another
        > > > > channel (FSNY, YES, NESN etc.) you WILL (or at least you
        > > should)
        > > > > be
        > > > > blacked out on any other outlet including MLB Extra Innings
        > > and
        > > INHD.
        > > > >
        > > > > For the people in the Philly market, it makes no difference
        > > for
        > > > > you.
        > > > > The game on INDH "should" be blacked out because you can
        watch
        > > the
        > > > > Phillies game on another channel.
        > > > >
        > > > > That's what all the beef was with the Red Sox games. A Red
        > > > > Sox/Toronto game on INHD, for example, should NOT be blacked
        > > out
        > > > > for
        > > > > 99% of cablevision homes, as those homes have no other outlet
        > > with
        > > > > which to watch the game. This Red Sox issue seems to have
        > > been
        > > > > corrected over the last month or so.
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com, green99@p...
        wrote:
        > > > > > One correction - Hamilton, NJ, is not in the NYC Metro
        area.
        > >
        > > We
        > > > > are in the Philadelphia viewing market. I believe we may be
        > > the
        > > > > only
        > > > > Cablevision system in this market, but I am not 100% sure
        > > about
        > > that.
        > > > > >
        > > > > > I am confused about the rest of your post, I must admit,
        but
        > > I
        > > > > certainly cannot argue with it. Why can't we just watch them
        > > on
        > > > > FSNY/MSG? Or the YES network for the Yankee games? So you
        > > are
        > > > > saying that MLB Extra Innings and INHD will black out the
        > > games,
        > > > > but
        > > > > these other channels don't?
        > > > > >
        > > > > > Eric
        > > > > >
        > > > > > ----- Original Message -----
        > > > > > From: sgbusy@o...
        > > > > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 8:03 am
        > > > > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In HD
        > > Black-
        > > > > Out?
        > > > > >
        > > > > > > Home vs. Away is totally irrelevant. All Met and Yankee
        > > games
        > > > > are
        > > > > > > blacked out in the NY Metro Area of which all Cablevision
        > > > > systems
        > > > > > > are in. I have MLB Extra Innings and all Met and Yankee
        > > home
        > > > > and
        > > > > > > road games are blacked out. It is blacked out because
        > > > > FSNY/MSG
        > > > > > > have
        > > > > > > the rights in this area to tonights game. We got
        blacked
        > > out
        > > > > of
        > > > > > > a
        > > > > > > Mets/Cubs INHD game earlier in the year and the
        Yankee/Red
        > > Sox
        > > > > and
        > > > > > > last week's Yankees/Orioles game. Unless a mistake is
        > > made
        > > > > you
        > > > > > > will
        > > > > > > most definitely be blacked out.
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > > Scott
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com, green99@p...
        > > wrote:
        > > > > > > > Doesn't that depend on if it is a home or away game? I
        > > > > don't
        > > > > > > follow the Mets or the Phills so I have no idea who is
        > > home
        > > > > team
        > > > > > > tonight.
        > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > Eric
        > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > ----- Original Message -----
        > > > > > > > From: sgbusy@o...
        > > > > > > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 7:22 am
        > > > > > > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Re: Met @ Phillies on In
        > > HD
        > > > > Black-
        > > > > > > Out?
        > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > > Any game involving the Mets or Yankees will almost
        > > > > certainly
        > > > > > > be
        > > > > > > > > blocked out on all Cablevision systems.
        > > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > > Scott
        > > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > > --- In cablevision_digital@yahoogroups.com,
        > > green99@p...
        > > > > wrote:
        > > > > > > > > > Depends on where "here" is. I am fairly sure it
        > > will
        > > be
        > > > > > > blacked
        > > > > > > > > out here in Hamilton, NJ, but we should be the only
        > > > > > > Cablevision
        > > > > > > > > area
        > > > > > > > > affected.
        > > > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > > > Eric
        > > > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > > > ----- Original Message -----
        > > > > > > > > > From: backfromsat <dlev@o...>
        > > > > > > > > > Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 6:43 am
        > > > > > > > > > Subject: [cablevision_digital] Met @ Phillies on In
        > > HD
        > > > > Black-
        > > > > > > Out?
        > > > > > > > > >
        > > > > > > > > > > InHD is playing the Mets/Phillies game tonight in
        > > high
        > > > > def
        > > > > > > of
        > > > > > > > > > > course. Is it going to be blacked out here or
        will
        > > we
        > > > > be
        > > > > > > able
        > > > > > > > > to
        > > > > > > > > > > see
        > > > > > > > > > > it?
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