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  • #76
    I was thinking of buying an 11 game pack... I'm guessing they wont be on sale until early 2009?

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    • #77
      Originally posted by BillNY08 View Post
      I was thinking of buying an 11 game pack... I'm guessing they wont be on sale until early 2009?
      I would think that they would not offer new plans until the square away the relocation.

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      • #78
        Waiting for the Monday mail . . . I still have not received the relo package. . .

        1) Anyone else not received theirs?

        2) For those who have received it . . . how did it come? USPS? Fedex?

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        • #79
          Originally posted by SparkyL View Post
          Waiting for the Monday mail . . . I still have not received the relo package. . .

          1) Anyone else not received theirs?

          2) For those who have received it . . . how did it come? USPS? Fedex?
          USPS regular post, white envelope with your name/address printed on top. Just one book inside with a letter slipped in inside the front cover and a DVD inside the back cover

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          • #80
            I got mine on Friday. Regular mail.

            Also, question - if I am a Sunday plan, should I only stick with the 15 game sunday plan? I really want the 20 game plan, but it sounds like if I try to select the bigger plan I will be put into a waiting pool that I may not get out of.

            By the way, the brochure refers to a deposit invoice being mailed out on the partial plans... Does this mean we should hear from the Yanks on the relocation sooner than later?

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            • #81
              Originally posted by Perseus71 View Post
              I got mine on Friday. Regular mail.

              Also, question - if I am a Sunday plan, should I only stick with the 15 game sunday plan? I really want the 20 game plan, but it sounds like if I try to select the bigger plan I will be put into a waiting pool that I may not get out of.

              By the way, the brochure refers to a deposit invoice being mailed out on the partial plans... Does this mean we should hear from the Yanks on the relocation sooner than later?
              I just hope that they don't send a deposit and an invoice for post-season tickets . . .

              . . . just got my Monday mail . . . no relo package.
              Last edited by SparkyL; 09-08-2008, 11:09 AM.

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              • #82
                Originally posted by SparkyL View Post
                I just hope that they don't send a deposit and an invoice for post-season tickets . . .

                . . . just got my Monday mail . . . no relo package.
                In practice you don't need the package, but the people I wonder about are those that don't know about the website and online survey. The deadline is Wednesday, and here we are on Monday. I think the Yankees will have to eat crow and extend the deadline because clearly the fans have not all receieved their relocation package with sufficient time to consider the details.

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                • #83
                  Originally posted by GordonGecko View Post
                  In practice you don't need the package, but the people I wonder about are those that don't know about the website and online survey. The deadline is Wednesday, and here we are on Monday. I think the Yankees will have to eat crow and extend the deadline because clearly the fans have not all receieved their relocation package with sufficient time to consider the details.
                  Agreed . . really, all I want is the DVD

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                  • #84
                    Originally posted by Perseus71 View Post
                    I got mine on Friday. Regular mail.

                    Also, question - if I am a Sunday plan, should I only stick with the 15 game sunday plan? I really want the 20 game plan, but it sounds like if I try to select the bigger plan I will be put into a waiting pool that I may not get out of.

                    By the way, the brochure refers to a deposit invoice being mailed out on the partial plans... Does this mean we should hear from the Yanks on the relocation sooner than later?
                    Indicate your preference - you do not go into a pool until you decline the original seat offer - so it cannot hurt your chances. At their discretion, they can use your survey reponse for your initial seat assignment . Once you decline your initial seat assigmnet, they will then place you in the pool that you requested.

                    The survey has this wording "Any information provided below may be relied upon by the Yankees, if it so chooses, in its sole and absolute discretion, in connection with the assignment of seat locations in the new Yankee Stadium." that you agree to by checking the box. The key words are "Any information " in the survey.


                    Bascially if your response helps the Yankees somehow , i.e. , more money , facilitating the relocation process , inventory levels, etc., they might try to fill it. If it doesn't help them, you will just get the seats that you would have rec'd anyway. Then you can accept those tickets or decline them and then go into the 20 game pool. Once you go onto a pool, seniority is KEY - this is high risk unless you have at least 7-10 years and even then I'm not sure.

                    I say your chances are good it might be honor since I expect a large number of people going ( or trying to go) to the 41 game plan and the inventory of the 20 game plans are tied to number of the 41 game plans. The 41 game plan has the opening day game which is the hot ticket for next year and only the 41 game plan and full season will have the opening day game. Secondly ,the Sunday plan was always a very popular plan and they may not mind seeing people move from the Sunday plan. And 3rd, they get more revenues with the 20 game plan.

                    I'm expecting some payment will be due by early October or sooner.

                    Good luck!
                    Last edited by mm7; 09-08-2008, 07:31 PM.

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                    • #85
                      The DVD spends 10 minutes highlighting what I want to know about, and 16 describing luxury boxes and suites.

                      Guys, they still refer to this "Grill Room". Is this the Hard Rock? Or will there be a Hard Rock, Steakhouse, and Grill Room? Plus Membership Restaurant, and Sports bar/cafe.

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                      • #86
                        Originally posted by Wall-E View Post
                        The DVD spends 10 minutes highlighting what I want to know about, and 16 describing luxury boxes and suites.

                        Guys, they still refer to this "Grill Room". Is this the Hard Rock? Or will there be a Hard Rock, Steakhouse, and Grill Room? Plus Membership Restaurant, and Sports bar/cafe.
                        I think that the Grill Room became the HRC and the Steakhouse became the NYYankee Steakhouse.

                        Did they give any indication on who will be eligable for the Membership Restaurant and what it will cost?

                        There is also a large restaurant (on the blueprints) just to the left of Gate 4 - no view of the field . . .

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                        • #87
                          Originally posted by SparkyL View Post
                          I think that the Grill Room became the HRC and the Steakhouse became the NYYankee Steakhouse.

                          Did they give any indication on who will be eligable for the Membership Restaurant and what it will cost?

                          There is also a large restaurant (on the blueprints) just to the left of Gate 4 - no view of the field . . .
                          You sure about that Gate 4 restaurant?

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                          • #88
                            Ugh, I'm going to be upgrading to the full season plan. My holding of the tickets for 25 years should guarantee me infield-main level seats and hey, I'm going to make a lot of dough on Ebay off these tickets. 100$ each, 8,000$ investment. Try it for one year, I'll see if its worth it.

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                            • #89
                              ^ More like 16K for 2 seats, hope you have a big limit on your credit card. If I put that on my AAdvantage Mastercard I 'd get a free flight using Citi's reduced mileage promos at 15,000 miles required.

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                              • #90
                                Nah, it's 2 seats, but we're getting the Main Level inside the infield which is suprisingly only 100$ a ticket. So 8,000$, 4,000 between me and my brother. Seems reasonable man.

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