Originally Posted by Boondock Saint
The point isn't that the promotions are stupid, (that's an entirely different discussion) but rather that the only place/time to learn about these deals is while watching the game, or by signing up to an email list. Why not advertise it on other networks when the game isn't on?
How many teams advertise their internet specials on other networks? You don't want to be bothered with an email from the White Sox noting their specials, or you don't want to watch their games, why would you pay attention to a commercial?