With the playoff home-stretch upon us, those fans sitting on the fence with mobile devices trying to determine whether or not to dive in and get an app to follow Major League Baseball, now have a good reason. MLB.com has announced that it is offering a limited time discount of 50% on its lineup of mobile applications for Apple, BlackBerry and Android devices. Now through September 7 at 11:59 p.m. (EDT), fans can purchase MLB.com At Bat 2010 in the Apple App Store, BlackBerry App World or Android Market for a one-time fee of $6.99.
At Bat 2010 for Apple, BlackBerry and Android devices provides exclusive mobile access to live Major League Baseball games through the final out of the 2010 World Series. Every radio feed, including home- and visiting-team broadcasters, and in-game video highlights are at fans' fingertips, as is the real-time presentation of official pitch tracking data with MLB.com Gameday.
In addition, subscribers to At Bat 2010 for Apple’s iPhone, iPod touch and iPad can access their MLB.TV subscriptions to watch the live home and away broadcast feeds for out-of-market regular season games (blackout restrictions apply, make sure and see details) and get access to an array of enhanced features such as statistical overlays and controls to pause or rewind live game action. At Bat 2010 also offers the At Bat.TV Free Game of the Day, subject to blackout restrictions.
MLB.com At Bat 2010 will be available for the remainder of the 2010 regular season and postseason.
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