MLB: The Show (series)

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MLB: The Show
Genres Sports
Developers SCE San Diego Studio
Publishers Sony Computer Entertainment
Platforms PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
First release MLB 06: The Show
February 28, 2006
Latest release MLB 14: The Show
April 1, 2014

MLB: The Show is a Major League Baseball video game series produced by SCE San Diego Studio, a development team that is part of SCE Worldwide Studios. The series debuted in 2006 with MLB 06: The Show for the PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable. There has been a new release in the series every year since 2006, and since MLB 07: The Show in 2007, every game released has also been available for the PlayStation 3. MLB 12: The Show, which was released in March 2012, is also the first game in the series to not be available for the PS2 or PSP and the first game in the series to available for the PlayStation Vita, Sony's new handheld.

The series is the successor to 989 Studios' MLB series. All installments have three commentators and they provide the play-by-play on what's happening during the game.

Games[edit]

Game Release date Cover athlete (team) Platforms
MLB 06: The Show February 28, 2006 David Ortiz (Boston Red Sox) PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable
MLB 07: The Show February 26, 2007 (PS2/PSP)
May 15, 2007 (PS3)
David Wright (New York Mets) PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable
MLB 08: The Show March 4, 2008 Ryan Howard (Philadelphia Phillies)
MLB 09: The Show March 3, 2009 Dustin Pedroia (Boston Red Sox)
MLB 10: The Show March 2, 2010 Joe Mauer (Minnesota Twins)
MLB 11: The Show March 8, 2011
MLB 12: The Show March 6, 2012 Adrian Gonzalez (Boston Red Sox) (American release)
José Bautista (Toronto Blue Jays) (Canadian release)
PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
MLB 13: The Show March 5, 2013 Andrew McCutchen (Pittsburgh Pirates) (United States release)
José Bautista (Toronto Blue Jays) (Canadian release)
Wei-Yin Chen (Baltimore Orioles) (Taiwan release)
MLB 14: The Show April 1, 2014 (PS3/Vita)
May 6, 2014 (PS4)[1] [2]
Miguel Cabrera (Detroit Tigers) (United States release)
Brett Lawrie (Toronto Blue Jays) (Canadian release)
Wei-Yin Chen (Baltimore Orioles) (Taiwan release)
Shin-Soo Choo (Texas Rangers) (Korea release)
PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
MLB 15: The Show March 31, 2015 Yasiel Puig (Los Angeles Dodgers) (United States release)

Commentators[edit]

Commentator 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 Total appearances
Dave Campbell Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Red XN Red XN 7
Eric Karros Red XN Red XN Red XN Red XN Red XN Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 4
Matt Vasgersian Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 9
Rex Hudler Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Red XN Red XN Red XN Red XN 5
Steve Lyons Red XN Red XN Red XN Red XN Red XN Red XN Red XN Green tickY Green tickY 2
Total 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3

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