BELLEVUE, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) today announced that it is going all-in for baseball fans during MLB All-Star Week in Los Angeles. First, T-Mobile is using the power of its industry-leading 5G network to bring fans immersive views of gamers warming up for the T-Mobile Home Run Derby with 5G-connected roaming cameras. Additionally, fans can text for a chance to win air travel of their choice, free MLB.TV, plus a 5G phone and a year of T-Mobile service. This follows Coverage Beyond, T-Mobile’s latest Un-carrier movement allowing customers to stay connected on flights and in more than 210 countries and destinations worldwide. Finally, fans on the field in Los Angeles can meet their favorite MLB players at T-Mobile’s All-Star Bat Shop, and more.
“At T-Mobile, we think differently about sponsorships. We’re always looking for exciting ways to connect communities – not just our customers – more closely to the people and things they love most. And we’ve seen first-hand at how much people LOVE baseball,” said Mike Sievert, CEO of T-Mobile. “Over a million fans tuned in to T-Mobile 5G BP last year, so obviously we’re bringing it back this All-Star Week, with chances to win MLB. TV, awesome travel, and a year of service T -Mobile to see how great it is to be on the country’s first 5G network.”
T-Mobile Home Run Contest
Beginning July 15 at 12:01 a.m. PT and ending July 19 at 11:59 p.m. PT, fans can text “TRAVEL” to 595959 for a chance to win BIG, with one lucky winner on deck to receive the travel prize. ultimate with T-Mobile TRAVEL with Priceline – T-Mobile’s dedicated site with travel deals exclusively for T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile customers. Customers can save up to 40% and never pay full price on Pay Now hotels or rental cars, plus they can book flights and more all in one place.
Text “TRAVEL” to 595959 starting July 15 up to three times for a chance to win:
A free MLB.TV subscription (a $139.99 value), plus a free 5G device and one year of T-Mobile service.
A $10,000 T-Mobile TRAVEL credit for international flights and hotel accommodations, plus a free 5G device and one year of T-Mobile service.
A whopping $100,000 T-Mobile TRAVEL credit with a free 5G device and one year of T-Mobile service.
T-Mobile 5G BP
Also this year, for the first time ever, MLB will produce a full broadcast on T-Mobile’s 5G network, virtually taking fans to the field to watch players prepare for the T-Mobile Home Run Derby. Multiple 5G-powered cameras will show the action live from the field during batting practice while participating players, including defending champion Pete Alonso, will use 5G phones to give viewers close-up views of their point. view between the swings. The live streamed pre-game show is made possible by T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network which enables multiple high-definition cameras to transmit wirelessly, enabling true mobility. Fans can tune into T-Mobile 5G BP hosted by four-time MLB All-Star Hunter Pence and MLB Network host Lauren Gardner starting July 18 at 3:30 p.m. PT / 6:30 p.m. ET on MLB Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Then be sure to catch the T-Mobile Home Run Derby on July 18 starting at 5 p.m. PT / 8 p.m. ET on ESPN.
All baseball inside and outside of LA
Between all the All-Star Week festivities, T-Mobile is giving fans more of the game they love.
- Cage of Rage: T-Mobile’s year-long Rage Against Big Internet tour continues with Rage Cage, a custom throwing cage outside the T-Mobile Signature Store in Santa Monica (1410 3rd Street Promenade) which gives customers a chance to hit Big Internet on July 17 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. PT.
- All-Star Bat Shop. Fans can customize and professionally engrave their own 18-inch bat for free at T-Mobile’s Signature Store in Santa Monica on July 18-19 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. PT. Get ready to meet MLB stars in surprise appearances throughout the day!
- Capital One BALLOON PARK. Get to the plate in T-Mobile’s Bat Flip Cage and celebrate like you’ve just won the T-Mobile Home Run Derby! 360 degree cameras will capture your sweet bat so you can share it with your friends on social media. Plus, land free prizes at the T-Mobile Truck and power up your devices at the free charging stations. Fans of all ages can head to PLAY BALL PARK for daily giveaways, autograph opportunities, baseball practice drills and more! Tickets are free but must be registered at www.AllStarGame.com.
T-Mobile customers now enjoy free high-speed data in over 210 countries and destinations AND free in-flight connectivity and in-flight streaming on major US airlines. And, the Un-carrier is adapting its post-merger scale to negotiate exclusive perks just for T-Mobile customers, like AAA on Us for a full year, 25 cents off a gallon of Shell gas during the week of the Labor Day, and launching T-Mobile TRAVEL with Priceline to provide customers with exclusive deals, up to 40% off select hotels and rental cars.
For more information on T-Mobile during All-Star Week, visit t-mobile.com/mlb. For all of T-Mobile’s travel benefits, go to t-mobile.com/travel.
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About T-Mobile US, Inc.
T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) is America’s supercharged carrier, delivering an advanced 4G LTE and transformative nationwide 5G network that will deliver reliable connectivity for everyone. T-Mobile customers benefit from its unmatched combination of value and quality, its unwavering obsession with providing them with the best possible service experience, and its unquestionable drive for disruption that creates competition and innovation in the wireless. thread and beyond. Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile, Metro by T-Mobile and Sprint. For more information please visit: http://www.t-mobile.com.