Summary: Leading 3-2 in the bottom of the ninth at AT&T Park with the heart of the order coming up, the division rival Padres brought out their new closer, Houston Street, to wrap up their victory. Street’s idiosyncratic windup and delivery made short order of the leadoff man, leaving an off-balance hitter flailing at a ball in the dirt.
Excerpt: MLB 12: The Show review Game Over Online - http://www.game-over.com America's pastime has undoubtedly undergone some ups and downs this past decade. But for all the (melo)drama of the big leagues, baseball video games are usually pretty straightforward. Reviewing MLB 12: The Show is a little weird, mostly because I'm struggling to get the bad taste of Major League Baseball 2K12 out of my mouth.
Summary: Parents need to know that MLB 12 The Show is a straightforward simulation of Major League Baseball. Players can create their own star, or join one the league's teams on a quest toward the World Series. The game can be played online with open chat, so kids using that option could hear inappropriate things coming from strangers.
Excerpt: Spring training is coming to a close, which means it's time to prepare for the start of the official MLB season. Or another year of saying "There's always next year" for us Cubs fans. Much like professional baseball players, it took me a while to shake off the rust of not having played MLB The Show for quite a while. Unfortunately, it took me a bit longer than usual thanks to the new pulse pitching feature — a change I'm not too fond of.
Excerpt: MLB 12: The Show is the latest in the line of award winning baseball games exclusive available on the PlayStation 3 . This time around there are updated physics, graphics and expanded use of PlayStation Move . Overall, this release definitely feels like a nice step forward from last year’s version. Call me old fashioned but I’ve always loved playing baseball video games. I go back to the days of “Hardball!