If you are looking for the Best Baseball Games for Xbox One and Series X/S, you will realize it’s a really short list. We have put together a quick guide showing all the baseball games availible for next gen Xbox Consoles. If you feel like we are missing any games, please Contact Core Xbox and we will get them added! Most of these titles are new versions of previously developed baseball games for Xbox.
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MLB The Show 21
- Release Date: April 20, 2021
- Developer: San Diego Studio
- Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment, MLB Advanced Media and Cokem International
- Xbox Systems: Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
MLB The Show 21, developed by San Diego Studio and published in part by Sony Interactive Entertainment is a baseball videogame based on Major League Baseball (MLB). The 2021 edition is the sixteenth entry in the MLB: The Show franchise. It is available for the PlayStation 4 (and PlayStation 5), as well as the Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.
Fernando Tatis Jr., San Diego Padres shortstop, is featured as the cover-star. He is 22 years old and is the youngest player to be on the cover. Matt Vasgersian and Dan Plesac are back as play-by–play commentators. Heidi Watney is the sideline reporter, and Alex Miniak is the public address commentator.
The ballpark creator feature is a new addition to the series. This allows players to alter the dimensions of the ballpark, the wall height, and other options. It also allows players to download and share ballparks created by other players online.
Ryan Zimmerman is an All-Star and a recipient of the Gold Glove & Silver Slugger awards. “Mr. National” also boasts an impressive 30 game hitting streak! Earn his Milestone in the Ryan Zimmerman Player Program available today around noon PT. #NATITUDE #MLBTheShow @Nationals pic.twitter.com/SZSQlNGfle
— MLB The Show (@MLBTheShow) August 19, 2021
MLB R.B.I Baseball Series (2016 – 2021)
- Release Date: 1987-2021
- Developer: MLB Advanced Media (Currently)
- Publisher: MLB Advanced Media (Currently)
- Xbox Systems: Xbox 360, Xbox One
RBI Baseball was the first console title of its type to be licensed by Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA). It used real MLB players names, which is a departure from other baseball video games in the 1980s. The latest R.B.I. cover features the superstar White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson.
R.B.I.Baseball added the most popular features to make the experience as authentic and real as possible. MLB Advanced media has emphasized customization through Create-a-Player Mode. This allows for greater customization, including batting controls and camera angle. R.B.I. has launched new features for the first time. R.B.I. 21 offers play-by-play commentary as well as Statcast data for pitchers, which are perfect for every Baseball fan.
#WhiteSox Ss Tim Anderson has been selected as the cover athlete for RBI Baseball 21
— White Sox Nation (@WhiSoxNationCHI) January 22, 2021
Super Mega Baseball 2 and 3
- Release Date: May 13, 2020
- Developer: Metalhead Software Inc.
- Publisher: Metalhead Software Inc.
- Xbox Systems: Xbox One
If you want a more light-hearted baseball game with some flavor, Super Mega Baseball may be the one for you. This sophisticated simulator allows you to score big in relaxed slugfests or test your reflexes. Super Mega Baseball 3 includes new Franchise and Online Leagues modes. There are also major graphical enhancements and on-field additions such as pickoffs and situational players traits.
Super Mega Baseball 3 improves on the series’ formula by adding the most detailed offline and online play, including Franchise mode and newly added Online Leagues modes, as well as greatly improved graphics.
We have big news! @MetalheadSoft has been acquired by @EA and we are super mega excited to be joining the @EASPORTS team. More detail in the subreddit: https://t.co/LPHvttVH0V pic.twitter.com/wsWHRI6fSk
— Super Mega Baseball (@SupMegBaseball) May 5, 2021
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