TOYOTA STOLEN BASE CHALLENGE SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
ELIGIBILITY: The Toyota Stolen Base Challenge Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open only to legal residents of Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (the "Sponsor"), Atlanta National League Baseball Club, Inc. ("ANLBC"), the other MLB Entities and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate or win a prize. The "MLB Entities" shall mean the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball, its Bureaus, Committees, Subcommittees and Councils, MLB Advanced Media, L.P. ("MLBAM" or "MLB.com"), Major League Baseball Enterprises, Inc., Major League Baseball Properties, Inc., the Major League Baseball Clubs, The MLB Network, LLC, Tickets.com, Inc., SportsOnEarth, LLC and each of their respective 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, employees and agents of the above entities. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations. Void outside the states listed above and where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins at 8:10 pm Eastern Time ("ET") on May 10, 2010 and ends following the conclusion of the second inning of the final regular season game of the Atlanta Braves during the 2010 MLB regular season (the "Sweepstakes Period").
HOW TO ENTER: You may enter the Sweepstakes beginning at 4:00 p.m. ET on May 6, 2010 and ending at 5:00 p.m. ET on September 15, 2010 ("Entry Period"). There are two ways to enter: online or by mail. No other method of entry will be accepted. Limit one (1) entry per person/e-mail address/household, regardless of method of entry. Additional entries beyond the specified limit will be void.
2. Mail-in Method: If you do not wish to enter online, you may enter the Sweepstakes by hand-printing your full name, address, city, state and zip code, day & evening telephone numbers (including area code), date of birth and e-mail address (optional) on a 3"x5" postcard and mailing it in an envelope with proper postage affixed to: Atlanta Braves, Attn: Toyota Stolen Base Challenge, 755 Hank Aaron Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30315. ANLBC will 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 September 15, 2010 and received by September 22, 2010 to be eligible. Mail-in entries become the property of the Sponsor and/or ANLBC and will not be returned.
RANDOM DRAWING: Each potential winner of the Sweepstakes (each, a "Potential Winner") will be selected by random drawing prior to each Atlanta Braves game during the Sweepstakes Period (each a "Game Day") from among all eligible entries received as of the drawing date. The decisions of Sponsor and ANLBC are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Non-winning eligible entries from one drawing will carry over into subsequent drawings, if any. Odds of winning a Prize (defined below) depend on the total number of eligible entries received for the drawing at issue and whether any bases are stolen by the Atlanta Braves during the Stolen Base Innings (defined below) throughout the Sweepstakes Period.
PRIZES: If an Atlanta Braves player steals a base in the Braves' offensive half of the second inning (the "Stolen Base Inning") the eligible Potential Winner selected prior to the applicable game will be considered a winner (each a "Winner") and receive the prize as described below (the "Prize"). Beginning as of May 10, 2010, the Prize will be a fifty dollar ($50) Marathon Gas Card. If no base is stolen in the Stolen Base Inning of the May 10, 2010 Game Day, no Prize will be awarded for that Game Day, and the Prize will increase by $50 for each subsequent Game Day until the Atlanta Braves steal a base in a Stolen Base Inning. In the event the Atlanta Braves steal a base in a Stolen Base Inning during the Sweepstakes Period, the Prize will be awarded as calculated above and reset to fifty dollars ($50) for the subsequent Game Day. By way of example only, in the event there are no Winners as of May 28, 2010, and the Atlanta Braves steal a base in the May 28, 2010 Game Day, the Prize shall have increased to $850 as of that Game Day, and the eligible Potential Winner will receive one (1) or more Marathon Gas Card(s) with a total value of eight hundred fifty dollars ($850) and the Prize for the May 29, 2010 Game Day will be reset to $50. In the event the Atlanta Braves do not steal any bases in any Stolen Base Inning during the Sweepstakes Period, the Second Chance Drawings (as described below) will apply. (Estimated Retail Value ("ERV") of each Prize will range from $50.00 to $6,550.00) . Exact Prize details to be determined in sole discretion of Sponsor and/or ANLBC. For the avoidance of doubt, a maximum of one (1) Prize will be awarded for each Game Day. Limit one (1) Prize per person, family or household.
SECOND CHANCE DRAWING: All non-winning eligible entrants who entered the Sweepstakes during the Entry Period will be eligible for the Second Chance Drawing, only if necessary. If the Atlanta Braves do not steal any bases in any Stolen Base Inning during the Sweepstakes Period, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and/or a Prize has not been awarded upon conclusion of Sweepstakes Period, a second chance random drawing will be held to determine one (1) Winner who, upon verification of eligibility, will receive a five hundred dollar ($500) Marathon Gas Card (the "Second Chance Prize"). If the Second Chance Drawing is necessary, it will take place on or about October 15, 2010. The odds of winning the Prize in the Second Chance Drawing, if any, depends upon the number of non-winning eligible entries received during the entire Entry Period. The ERV of the Second Chance Prize (if any): five hundred dollars ($500). For the avoidance of doubt, potential Second Prize winners will be required to comply with all requirements imposed on Winners set forth in these Official Rules.
Each Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes). Marathon Gas Cards may be subject to certain terms and conditions established by issuer. All costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including but not limited to lodging, transportation costs, meals, gratuities and other expenses incurred by accepting the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Each Winner's companions must be of legal age of majority in their jurisdictions of residence, unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
The Prize(s) is non-transferable and non-assignable, except at Sponsor's and/or ANLBC's sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor and/or ANLBC reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value at its sole and absolute discretion.
NOTIFICATION: The potential Winner(s) will be notified at the e-mail address, postal address and/or telephone number (in the sole discretion of Sponsor and/or MLBAM, as applicable) provided at the time of entry (the "Prize Notification"). In the event that any potential Winner does not respond to any such Prize Notification within three (3) days of date of issuance, a disqualification will result and prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential Winner(s) may be required to submit his/her valid social security number and/or other identification to Sponsor and may be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Publicity, within five (5) days of date of issuance. Failure to submit any identification required by Sponsor or to return the required documents within the specified time period, noncompliance with these Official Rules or the return of any prize or Prize Notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor's sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against the Sponsor, ANLBC, the other MLB Entities and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, "Released Parties") for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Sweepstakes or from the receipt or use of any Prize or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any Prize. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant gives his/her express permission to be contacted by the Sponsor, ANLBC and/or MLBAM by telephone, e-mail and/or postal mail for Sweepstakes purposes. Each Winner, by acceptance of Prize, grants to Sponsor, ANLBC, MLBAM and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Winner's name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice, statements and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, promotional and/or trade and/or any other purpose in any media or format now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without limitation and without further compensation, consideration, permission or notification, unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, inaccurate, misdirected, lost, misrouted, scrambled, damaged, delayed, undelivered, mutilated, postage-due or garbled entries, transmissions, e-mail or mail; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), wireless network, website, or other connections including those through and/or by any website, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cable or wireless transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in transmission, processing, or communication; non-delivery; misdirected, blocked, or delayed e-mail notifications; printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials; or any other errors, problems or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, network, computer, telephone, mail, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials, or the cancellation or postponement of any Major League Baseball game, event or exhibition. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant, Sponsor's representatives or ANLBC's representatives, or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor and/or ANLBC, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, ANLBC, MLBAM or their respective agents. Released Parties shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Sweepstakes, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. Sponsor's and/or ANLBC's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. All disputes will be resolved under applicable U.S. laws in the County of New York, state of New York.
Sponsor, ANLBC, and MLBAM reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof). In the event of cancellation, Sponsor and/or ANLBC may elect to identify Winners and award the prizes by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR AND/OR ANLBC WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT, AND SPONSOR, ANLBC, MLBAM AND/OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means will be disqualified. In the event of dispute as to the identity or eligibility of any 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 entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
WINNERS' LIST: For a list of Winners available after November 1, 2010, mail a request and self-addressed stamped envelope to: Atlanta Braves, Attn: Toyota Stolen Base Challenge, 755 Hank Aaron Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30315. Winners' list requests must be received by November 30, 2010.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC, 100 Jim Moran Boulevard, Deerfield Beach, Florida 33442.
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