CAST YOUR ALL-STAR VOTES FOR CARLOS DELGADO, JOSE REYES, DAVID WRIGHT, CARLOS BELTRAN, or any of your other All-Star favorites.
See the Official Rules
- Fill out a ballot online and select the Mets as your "favorite" or "other favorite" team.
- Submit your ballot, and you will be automatically entered!
- Two (2) Field Box tickets to see the Mets/Cubs game on Monday, July 24, 2006
- Opportunity to watch batting practice from the field
- Opportunity to meet one of the Mets 2006 All-Stars
- Four (4) tickets to see the Mets/Cubs game on Monday, July 24, 2006
"Meet a 2006 Mets All-Star" Sweepstakes OFFICIAL RULES:
ELIGIBILITY: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. "Meet a 2006 Mets All-Star" Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open to legal residents of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut who are 18 years or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members and members of the same household) of the New York Mets (the "Sponsor"), the other MLB Entities and each of their affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate. The "MLB Entities" shall mean the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball, its Bureaus, Committees, Subcommittees and Councils, MLB Advanced Media, L.P. ("MLBAM"), Major League Baseball Enterprises, Inc., Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. (doing business in its own name and as Major League Baseball Productions), Baseball Television, Inc. (d/b/a Major League Baseball International), the Major League Baseball Clubs, and each of their subsidiaries or affiliated entities, any entity which, now or in the future, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with the Major League Baseball Clubs or the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball, and the directors, officers and employees of the above entities. Online entrants to the Sweepstakes will be given the option to receive commercial e-mails from mets.com; however, eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes is not dependent upon entrant's consent to receive such e-mails. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER: The Sweepstakes begins at 4:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 31, 2006 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on Thursday, June 29, 2006 (the "Entry Period"). There are two ways to enter: online, or by mail. No other method of entry will be accepted. Limit twenty-five (25) entries per person regardless of method of entry.
2. Mail-in Method: If you do not wish to enter online, you may enter the Sweepstakes by printing your name, address, city, state and zip code, day & evening telephone number and e-mail address (optional) on a standard size postcard and mail to: New York Mets, Attn: All-Star Sweepstakes, Shea Stadium, 123-01 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing, NY 11368-1699. Sponsor will only use e-mail addresses provided via the Mail-in entry method for prize notification purposes only; however, eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes is not dependent upon entrant's provision of this information. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by June 29, 2006 and received by Sponsor by July 8, 2006. Mail-in entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
RANDOM DRAWING: The winner of the Sweepstakes (the "Winner") will be selected by random drawing on or about July 11, 2006 from all eligible entries received by the Sponsor or MLBAM, as applicable, whose decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. All prizes will be awarded. Limit one prize per person, family or household.
PRIZES: ELEVEN (11) PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED. One (1) Grand Prize: Two (2) Field Box tickets to see the Mets vs. Cubs game at Shea Stadium on Monday, July 24th, an opportunity, subject to the rules and regulations of the New York Mets, to watch batting practice from the field and the opportunity to meet one of the Mets 2006 All-Star Nominees (such All-Star Nominee to be determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion). TRANSPORTATION NOT INCLUDED. (Estimated Retail Value of Grand Prize: $200)Ten (10) First Prizes: Four (4) tickets to see the Mets VS. Cubs game at Shea Stadium on Monday, July 24th. TRANSPORTATION NOT INCLUDED. (Estimated Retail Value of each First Prize: $200) The Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, international and local taxes. All costs and expenses not specified herein, related to the Prize, including but not limited to lodging, transportation costs, meals, taxes (including income taxes) and gratuities and other expenses incurred by accepting the prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner. MLB game dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and/or Sponsor, as applicable, and may be subject to change. The terms and conditions of the tickets awarded as prizes will govern in the event a legal game, as defined by Major League Baseball, is not played due to weather, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason.
The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor's sole discretion. The MLB Entities and Sponsor will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation of MLB games. There will be no substitutions for the Prize except due to unavailability, in which case, a cash prize of equal value to the face value of the Prize will be awarded at the exclusive discretion of the Sponsor.
NOTIFICATION: The Winner will be notified by e-mail and/or telephone by the Sponsor and/or MLBAM, or in the event the Winner entered by regular mail, he or she will be notified by telephone and/or overnight mail by the Sponsor. In the event that the Winner does not respond to any such notification within one (1) day, a disqualification will result and an alternate winner shall be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. The Winner will receive Sponsor's Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability, which must be completed and returned within one (1) day of receipt. A disqualification will result and an alternative winner will be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries if the Sponsor's Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability are not properly returned within the specified period of time. Refusal or return of Sponsor's Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability as non-deliverable will also result in disqualification and cause an alternative winner to be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, all entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements. By entering the Sweepstakes, each Winner agrees to waive any and all claims against the Sponsor, the city of New York, the other MLB Entities and their respective agents and representatives for any injury, damage or loss that may occur from the participation in the Sweepstakes or from the receipt or use of any prize or travel related to the receipt or use of any prize, and each Winner grants to Sponsor and MLBAM the right to publicize such Winner's name and/or likeness in any medium without additional compensation or consideration unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: The Sponsor, the other MLB Entities and their agents and representatives are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Sweepstakes-related materials; stolen, late or misdirected entries, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, postage due or illegible entries. Sweepstakes entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means will be disqualified. The Sponsor, the other MLB Entities and their respective agents and representatives are not responsible for incorrect, inaccurate transcription or loss or delay of entry or prize reply information, or any viruses transmitted to computers of participants via the Internet, or for any technical or human errors associated with the Sweepstakes. If, in the Sponsor's exclusive judgment, this promotion becomes compromised in any way, Sponsor reserves the right to withdraw the promotion offer, cancel any method of entry, to void any entries submitted fraudulently or select winners from all eligible entries received prior to act that compromised the promotion.
Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, the other MLB Entities or their agents. Sponsor and MLBAM shall have the sole right to disqualify any contestant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Sweepstakes, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Sponsor and the other MLB Entities (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. All disputes will be resolved under applicable U.S. laws in the County of New York, state of New York.
Sponsor and the other MLB Entities reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor or the other MLB Entities corrupt administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor may elect to identify winners and award the prizes by way of random drawing from among all entrants who had entered the Sweepstakes at the time of such cancellations.
All online entries must include a valid e-mail address for the entrant. In case of multiple entries, only the first entry received will be considered. In the event of dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the "Authorized Account Holder" of the e-mail address submitted at the time of the entry. The "Authorized Account Holder" is the person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
WINNERS' LIST: For a list of winners, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: New York Mets, Attn: All-Star Sweepstakes, Shea Stadium, 123-01 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing, NY 11368-1699. Winner's list requests must be made by July 31, 2006.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is the New York Mets.
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