Lead your favorite Major League players and teams through a season of baseball - all on your handheld. Select from all 30 MLB teams and more than 700 players, complete with official stadiums, logos and uniforms. Run your players through batting practice and a home run derby, or gear them up for a whole 162 game season. Earn player trading cards, set up a season of league and inter-league play, and save team statistics. Manage your own MLB team and to get the lowdown on the business-side of running a big-league team.
This game features all 30 major-league teams and more than 700 players, all with official stadiums, logos, and uniforms. There are six game modes: exhibition, quick play, All-Star Game, series, home-run derby, and batting practice. Official in-game player trading cards (64 in total) can be earned by achieving certain goals, like hitting four homers in one game. You can trade and view these cards via a link cable. Other features include animated scoreboards and a battery save feature.
The season option allows the player to select a team and guide it through a year of baseball. A full season consists of 162 games, some against opponents in your league and some against teams in other leagues. However you can elect to play one of the other season mode variations. These include 162 games with an unbalanced schedule, 162 games with a balanced schedule, non-interleague play, 81 games (half season), three-game league (round robin), one-game league (round robin), 87-game round robin, and 29-game round robin. The current progress can be saved after every game either manually or automatically.