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Average Player Score Based on 356 ratings
7.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 356 ratings
  1. 10 (57)
  2. 9 (51)
  3. 8 (93)
  4. 7 (92)
  5. 6 (17)
  6. 5 (17)
  7. 4 (8)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (10)
  10. 1 (10)

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  • User Rating 7.5

    Surprisingly Fun!

    Rated on May 12, 2007 by Baseballguy17

    When I got Backyard Baseball I wasn't expecting to much out of this game, I was wrong. It supplied me with hours of fun. When you get the game your going to hate the controls until you get used to the...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    It's even better than Mario Baseball! Seriously, this is a great game for ANY gba owner.

    Rated on July 24, 2006 by Im_Paul

    I'm not even a fan of baseball and I still love this. Backyard Baseball is a game where you get to choose between several diffrent MLB players as kids. There are tons of players, MLB teams, Custom tea...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Backyard Games does it again

    Rated on August 02, 2006 by swanny2351

    The Backyard series has been one of my favorites for years. They keep it that way too with the first backyard baseball game on ps2. This game, like the other games, is just fun to play. This time a...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.3

    strictly a kids game, but as a 15-year-old, I can say it isnt bad.

    Rated on August 07, 2006 by celentanoad

    I own this game (I bought it when I was a lot younger.) and I used to love it. Its gotten boring after a while, but overall its a good game. I stopped playing it for a while (kind of grew out of it) B...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.2

    Not the best game when it comes to baseball, but still pretty good.

    Rated on August 19, 2006 by hue14

    this game is fun but sorta..for kids......if you get me......well, horrible voicecasters named sunny day and vinnie the gooch will broadcast your game live and youll definately want to turn the annouc...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.8

    Old-School Kids' Baseball

    Rated on March 24, 2006 by easteast

    Since this game was made by a developer that didn't quite release it to the full public, most of you won't know what I'm talking about throughout this review. For those of you who have never heard of ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    While the game appears to be on the right track, way to many problems haunt this game

    Rated on August 18, 2010 by Pitthepunisher

    The Backyard kids are back, this time on GC. However this game doesnt live up to the standards on previous backyard baseball games. At first it seems like a great game, but after a few hours you will ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    Not worth picking up.

    Rated on December 25, 2007 by Feedbackdrmmr15

    Released: May 30, 2002 Publisher: Atari Developer: Game Brains Game Genre: Baseball ESRB Rating: E for Everyone ESRB Description: Suitable for Persons Ages Six and Up Gameplay: 50% Grap...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Best backyaed game, in my opinion.

    Rated on May 23, 2006 by Final13

    Not much can be said about this game. You have your season, batting practice, and just playing a game for fun modes. This game is all about the kids. No adults what so ever. A couple bad things ab...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    If you ever wondered what Randy Johnson pitched like when was twelve, then this game is for you.

    Rated on June 13, 2006 by big_old_tom

    Backyard Baseball is a game that allows you to play as professional baseball players when they were kids. There are over twenty professional baseball players in the game, and you can pick whatever on...

    6 out of 6 found this review helpful.