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Baseball & Free Taco Bell Tacos

michele cindy Oct 21, 2008 04:17 AM

Not sure if this belongs here or on the media board, but I just read that taco bell will be giving free tacos away. It's tied to steeling bases... Here's the article.


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    sonorandesert RE: michele cindy Jul 27, 2009 12:26 AM

    For what it's worth Michelle, The Arizona Diamondbacks made a deal with TB that when the Snakes score six or more runs (win or lose), drop by Taco Bell (the next day, between 4pm and 6pm), order a large drink and get three tacos (not Supreme) for free.

    I have no idea if any other MLB team has the same agreement with TB but wouldn't be surprised.

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    1. re: sonorandesert
      coney with everything RE: sonorandesert Jul 27, 2009 06:30 AM

      In Detroit, it's Arbys: if the Tigers (GO TIGERS) hit 3 or more home runs in a game, you can get a free roast beef sandwich the next day if you bring in a box score. No purchase necessary but how could you pass up a Jamocha shake??

      But I'm always reminded of the Simpsons line--"I'm so hungry I could eat at Arbys".

      1. re: coney with everything
        beachmouse RE: coney with everything Jul 27, 2009 07:47 AM

        Or alternately if a Red Wings player scores a hat trick.

        It was kind of funny on the hockey's future boards this winter. A couple of Detroit fans were complaining about how no Wing had managed to get a hat trick in the regular season. Disbelief was expressed from hockey fans outside of Detroit because the Wings have a potent offense. The response from the Wings fas was" Dude, we've been waiting all winter long for our free roast beef sandwich and never got one. If we had gotten one, we'd remember the hat trick."

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          coney with everything RE: beachmouse Jul 28, 2009 05:53 AM

          At least the Tigers have had a few 3 homerun games!

      2. re: sonorandesert
        heckonwheels RE: sonorandesert Jul 30, 2009 07:37 AM

        The Angels have two deals. 10 strikeouts get you 20% off at California Pizza Kitchen. If they score 10 or more runs, each ticket stub gets you an order of wings at Claim Jumper.

        1. re: heckonwheels
          coney with everything RE: heckonwheels Jul 31, 2009 05:17 AM

          10 RUNS? How often has that happened?

          Arby's has given away more than a few sandwiches for the 3-homer games here.

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            heckonwheels RE: coney with everything Jul 31, 2009 08:06 AM

            It's happened 12 times so far this year.

          2. re: heckonwheels
            chris1621 RE: heckonwheels Aug 4, 2009 02:12 PM

            The Angels also have a deal with Del Taco - if you're a member of the Del Taco fan club and if anyone from the Angels hits a home run in the 2nd inning, you get a coupon for a free taco emailed to you.

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