Terms of Use


1. Acceptance of Terms

Klat invites you to join our online community through reading, writing, commenting, and participation on our network of sites. Use of Klat services is subject to the following Terms of Use (TOU) which is subject to revision at any time, with or without notice. The most recent version of the TOU is available for viewing at http://klat.com/terms-of-use .

The Klat network of sites and services are operated, maintained, and offered as a service by NeonGecko.com Inc. without warranty of any kind.

2. Klat Services Description

Klat provides an open internet community space to post, read, write, and participate in conversations about a broad variety of topics. Additionally, Klat provides a suite of communication tools, some of which are convered by US Patent Number 7,424,516 covering Adaptive Forums Technology.

3. Content

Content on the Klat network of websites is submitted by multiple authors, each of whom is responsible for the contents of any material submitted. Klat will not knowingly accept or publish protected works, illegal materials, or other materials that do not meet the standards outlined below under the "Code of Conduct". Users of the Klat network of sites agree not to post materials for which they do not have appropriate rights or innapropriate material. Klat.com specifically disclaims responsibility for use of third party copyrighted material or trademarks, but will switfly remove any material identified as infringing or belonging to a third party. Users agree that any submitted material is subject to modification, editing, or deletion by Klat staff. Additionally, material submitted to klat sites may be displayed on other klat sites. All original content posted to Klat sites is protected by copyright under US and international copyright law. Content on Klat sites may not be published or reproduced without written permission by Klat. NeonGecko.com Inc., Klat.com, Klat, and the names of all websites provided by NeonGecko.com Inc. are trademarks of NeonGecko.com Inc. All Rights Reserved.

4. Code of Conduct

All users of Klat services agree to at all times abide by the following rules governing content, conduct, and uses of Klat services:

Appropriate Content

  1. Users are fully responsible for the contents in any material they submit. Abuse of any of the following or preceeding rules may result in removal of material, and loss of membership or use of Klat services.
  2. Users shall not submit copyrighted or protected materials.
  3. Users shall not submit material that in any way violates local, state, federal, or international laws.
  4. Users shall not submit materials advertising illegal goods or services.
  5. Users shall not submit materials or advertising for pornography or obsecene material.
  6. Users shall not submit materials that in any way harassass or endanger individuals.
  7. Users shall not submit any material that may be considered spam, junk mail, or unsolicited advertisments.
  8. Users shall not submit material that may be considered advertising.
  9. Users shall not include link referral codes or any matter related to affiate marketing in their content.

Appropriate Conduct

  1. Users shall treat other users with respect and will not engage in any harassing behaivior.
  2. Users shall not impersonate other users or individuals.
  3. Users shall not publish private or identifying information about other users or individuals.
  4. Users shall not contact or harass any user that does not wish to be contacted.

Appropriate Uses

Klat sites are not to be used as platforms for advertising, commercial uses, or any use that violates terms listed above.

5. Refusal of Service or Termination of Accounts

Klat reserves the right to remove, restrict, or terminate user accounts and/or access to service at any time for any reason. Any and all user submitted content is subject to modification or deletion at any time for any reason.



Please log in or create an account to post shouts.
GLSYikes! What happened tonight?6 hours 24 min ago
rick82Well, we have our stopper going tomorrow. That's what a stopper is for. To stop. Stuff like this. Right?7 hours 6 min ago
Bat571In a way, if they fall short in the very last week, it might help make them each and all hungrier next year.8 hours 32 min ago
Bat571If Miller, Ackley, Zunino, Saunders, Morrison, and Jackson all commit to being in shape and hitting like they have in their good months for more of the season, Cano rebounds a bit, Seager keeps it up, and Felix, 'Kuma, Paxton, Elias, and Walker commit to coming in to again be the best staff in baseball, it will be fun again next year. Taylor, Jones, Sucre, and Romero need to be ready for anything asked of them, and able to give the others breaks without a performance falloff. It's actually a pretty nice core - but a Tomas or Kemp sure wouldn't hurt!8 hours 33 min ago
Bat571Hicks, Marlette, Peterson, Lara, Marte, TySmith, Kivlehan, Blash, Guerrero, Henry, Pike, Sanchez, Morban, Pizzano, and more at Jackson or Tacoma next year. Wilson, Jackson, Reinheimer, Gohara, Diaz, Missaki, Morgan, O'Neill, Fontaine, and more finding it at Bakersfield or Clinton. The M's have avery good chance at being better next yer and better still in 2016. Looks like they miss it this time, but it isn't like the Phillies or Yankees with the cupboards bare.8 hours 50 min ago
Gordon GrossJust so, bat: meaningful games. I hope those kinds of games mean something to the bean counters and not just the players and fans.8 hours 57 min ago
Gordon GrossThis team was only built to go as far as its pitching would take em, Ice. But it's a good experience for all of them to have: playing with a purpose instead of playing out the string. They should be better for it next year, and will understand what it takes. Can't rely on a 128 OPS+ to give you even a WC shot.8 hours 58 min ago
Bat571Meaningful games. And the meaning the M's front office ought to be seeing is that the team is still short on offense, and is tired. Work hard in the off-season, sign a Tomas or, at least, a Rios, trade for a Kemp or Van Slyke, keep developing prospects, hope Hultzen can help by mid-2015, but in any case, commit to winning.9 hours 1 min ago
Gordon GrossWhen those of us who watched Paxton in the minors say, " there will be days he can't throw it in the ocean"... THIS is what we meant. On the plus side, he tends to be a killer the rest of the time, so his implosions only cost you one game. I might even prefer my starters to be nails or worthless, rather than mediocre all the time. On the minus side... we REALLY needed this game.9 hours 2 min ago
IcebreakerXThe M's were running on NOX the whole season, which isn't a good way to run a ball club. This isn't a GOOD ball club. It's an okay ball club that was over-performing.9 hours 30 min ago
MtGrizzlyIt. Is. Over. The M's just ran out of gas down the stretch.9 hours 39 min ago
Tacoma RainSlip sliding away... the closer our destination, the more likely we are slip sliding away... :(9 hours 51 min ago
Gordon GrossBrutal. Just BRUTAL.9 hours 58 min ago
DaddyOAnd so we appear to be slipping into wild card race oblivion. Down 5-1. If we lose this game, our record since September 6th, our high water mark, will be 4-10. Not the way to capture a postseason berth.10 hours 2 min ago
rick82And...K-Pax implodes in the first inning.10 hours 42 min ago
rick82Indians take the suspended game. We are now 1 back of the Royals. But 1.5 ahead of Indians. So, yeah, what Matt said.11 hours 51 min ago
rick82Those are Mariner stats only.12 hours 11 min ago
rick82I said below I would rather see Smoak at DH than Morales. Holy Smokes, I can't believe how identical their season numbers are - the two have become indistinguishable: Smoak: .202/.276/.340 Morales: .204/.274/.335. Smoak has 7 more RBIs in 63 more at bats.12 hours 13 min ago
SABR MattCleveland is definitely a problem. They are hot lately..13 hours 55 min ago