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Score Breakdown Based on 1100 ratings
  1. 10 (139)
  2. 9 (134)
  3. 8 (202)
  4. 7 (149)
  5. 6 (112)
  6. 5 (92)
  7. 4 (57)
  8. 3 (51)
  9. 2 (46)
  10. 1 (118)

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  • User Rating 3

    Baseball without Balls

    Rated on August 18, 2009 by ElectroFilmsCom

    i've been attempting to play MLB 2K9 since the day it was released. it was unplayable due to glitches for a few weeks. some glitches were fixed with a patch. MLB 2K9 isn't really a baseball game, i...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4.5

    Definitely not what you expect in a PS3 baseball game. It felt like I was playing the Playstation 1 again..

    Rated on November 19, 2009 by mackieadams

    Steve Phillips is(was) one of my favorite baseball announcers despite all the bad news about him lately ruining his reputation.. and Gary Thorne does a pretty good job, but I grew up hearing him on th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5

    It's a basically good and fun game, at its core. But the core is surrounded by glitches, kinks, and annoyances.

    Rated on April 07, 2010 by KaifeiRed

    I grabbed the game at Target. It was on sale, 20% off, and though I had heard terrible things about 2K Games, I had never experienced one of their games for my own. In hindsight, all I can say is than...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.5

    Why Do I Keep Doing This to Myself?

    Rated on March 07, 2009 by sjones78

    I'm vowing to never buy a 2K Sports production ever again. No responsible company would release a product this unfit for public consumption. It's nothing new for those of you who have purchased this...

    5 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4

    Very frustrating! Hard to control and very inacurate rosters.

    Rated on March 29, 2009 by weberlarry1

    I read some negative reviews on this game but also a couple positives so I decided to give it a try. The controls espeically hitting are very hard. Its awkward to swing with the wii remote and at...

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

    Bad graphics, bad sound, still fun.

    Rated on April 21, 2009 by MrG31

    First ever review: This game has no flash and the graphics and sound are not very good, but I still found it to be pretty fun. After having played for two days, batting is still a bit of a challenge. ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    It hurts me - physically...

    Rated on May 04, 2009 by mypcpros

    The game is ok. It's decent enough to make you play a while but base running and team management are pretty bad. Another bad thing is that the pitching is really dependent upon the "snap" you gi...

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

    2k games continues to piss me off!

    Rated on June 16, 2009 by FatalityFreak

    Now I thought MLB 2k8 was a great game, but is MLB 2k9 a better game? Well the answer is NO! I had alot of expectations from this game. The gameplay is the same, which is still fun but kinda disappoin...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    Fun but extremely frustrating, as it is full of careless mistakes by the developers.

    Rated on May 26, 2009 by Zoso9922

    This is the only MLB game on the WII and so I bought it. I really did try to love this game and I was willing to get past the graphics since it is on the WII. Playing in an actual game is fun on her...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Fun but challenging.

    Rated on June 03, 2009 by con87

    I think mlb 2k9 is a relly fun game. With the exception of hitting. Sometimes u do great at hitting and sometimes u do really bad. I think the season mode is really fun. Here r some hints for begginer...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.