From being a first round draft pick (2010) to becoming the first Milwaukee Brewer to win a National League batting title (2018/.326), Christian Yelich today adds another first to his growing list of accolades as he is tabbed the second Milwaukee Brewers star to be featured as a cover athlete on a Major League Baseball (MLB) licensed video game – R.B.I. Baseball 20. Yelich’s R.B.I. Baseball 20 cover announcement comes on the heels of yesterday’s unveiling of a new Brewers logo and uniform design for the historic franchise’s upcoming 50th anniversary season in 2020. The Club’s new look includes the … Continue reading Christian Yelich Named RBI Baseball 20 Cover Athlete
Beginning today, baseball and video game fans around the world have access to a fun, fast-paced way to expand their Major League Baseball experiences with the cross-console launch of R.B.I. Baseball 19, the sixth edition of the iconic arcade baseball game franchise. With Houston Astros All-Star third baseman Alex Bregman on its cover, R.B.I. Baseball 19 is available as a digital download and at participating retailers now for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X, and Nintendo Switch system. This year, for the first time ever, Major League Baseball and Topps have … Continue reading Play Ball: R.B.I. Baseball 19 Now Available
Major League Baseball announced that their hit title R.B.I. Baseball 19 will be released on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. This is the earliest launch date for R.B.I. Baseball since its return. R.B.I. 19 is coming March 5 on Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch, iOS and Android. Developers: MLBAM Platforms: Android, iOS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
The ascension of Alex Bregman’s accolades – born from a t-ball unassisted triple play – continued today at Astros FanFest as the Houston third baseman was unveiled as the cover athlete for the R.B.I. Baseball 19 video game. At 24 years old, Bregman, who becomes the first Astros player featured on a Major League Baseball licensed video game cover in 17 years, has already seen a lifetime of successes around the game of baseball, including high school state champion and collegiate All-American, second overall pick in the 2015 MLB Draft, top prospect, World Baseball Classic gold medalist, World Series champion, … Continue reading Alex Bregman Gets R.B.I. Baseball 19 Cover Spot
With the deep summer upon us, and half the year gone, it’s time for Todd to rank the three best, and one worst, games that 2018 has offered players so far. Taken as a whole, the year has been pretty good, though there are always exceptions. Find out if Todd’s picks matches your own thoughts on games this year.
R.B.I. Baseball 18, featuring a suite of new game enhancements including Franchise and Home Run Derby modes, will be available for baseball fans worldwide in March. This latest edition of the iconic baseball video game franchise, built exclusively by Major League Baseball for the first time, will be available across next generation consoles, smartphones and tablets. As unveiled Saturday at Tribe Fest in Cleveland in front of thousands of fans attending the team’s annual winter event, 24-year-old Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor is the cover athlete for R.B.I. Baseball 18. In his first three MLB seasons, Lindor (“Mr. Smile”) finished second … Continue reading Play Ball: R.B.I. Baseball 18 Gets Spring Release Date
RBI Baseball 2017 is yet another attempt from Major League Baseball to field a passable baseball title. While the 2017 version is better than before, and now has a Nintendo Switch version, it still seems a bit like the minor leagues.