Fans dialing wrong number when calling from games

Updated: July 5, 2005, 7:06 PM ET
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

The No. 1 menace in sports isn't steroids, Kenny Rogers, $7 ballpark beers, Ian Poulter's pants, the BCS, "Bring Your Handgun Night," George Steinbrenner's mood swings, a Super Bowl in Detroit, Hootie Johnson or negotiating seminars by the NHLPA.

It's the cellphone.

Been to a ball game lately? Watched one on the plasma? It's as if stadium personnel are distributing Nokias to the first 30,000 fans who pass through the turnstiles. Everyone has a cellphone and everyone is determined to call ...

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