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How do I use two parameters in a SQL Select statement

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I created a flat table and I want to pull two different teams out of table I am a little lost cause I'm using this sql select statement

SELECT ID, EmailAddress, ImageUrl, Team, Message, DateX, Upload FROM BaseballMessageLog WHERE (Team = @Team) AND (Team = @Team2) I need two teams for a ASP.NET PAGE. Visual Studio allows you to select the controls that you are going to use as parameters. Any Suggestions
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by:Jim Horn
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If you need two 'teams' of data in one set, then...

SELECT ID, EmailAddress, ImageUrl, Team, Message, DateX, Upload
FROM BaseballMessageLog
WHERE (Team = @Team) OR (Team = @Team2)  - or WHERE Team IN (@Team, @Team2)

The way you have it coded it's testing the same value to be equal to @team and @team2, and unless those parameters are the same value it would return no rows.
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by:powerztom
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I am not a Sql Expert but I can move my way through but I got 3  ERROR Messages 1 is the select statement and the other two are when SQL asked for parameters for the teams at first it didn't like the -    in - or WHERE Team IN (@Team, @Team2) then incorrect syntax by WHERE CLAUSE I got screen shots if it helps again I'm not a wizard when it comes to sql.Select query statement Error
Parameters error box

Parameters error boxAny
Of your thoughts would be greatly apprecuiated.Thanks
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Try just this...

SELECT ID, EmailAddress, ImageUrl, Team, Message, DateX, Upload
FROM BaseballMessageLog
WHERE (Team = @Team) OR (Team = @Team2)  

The dash ( - ) afterwards should have been a double dash ( -- ) so the text to the right was commented out, just to show that there are two ways of doing it.
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Very Nice Work You EE Guys are heroes.Thanks
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