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8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 1665 ratings
  1. 10 (721)
  2. 9 (689)
  3. 8 (132)
  4. 7 (31)
  5. 6 (18)
  6. 5 (15)
  7. 4 (7)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (8)
  10. 1 (41)

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What Gamespot Users have to say about MLB 09: The Show

  • User Rating 10

    I've never played a baseball game this realistic, and quite frankly this fun.

    Rated on August 11, 2009 by Musical2595

    Nothing will ever replace the real thing, but this comes pretty close though. Everything is spot on, the sound of the crowd, the way the ball comes off of the bat, I could go on and on. Everything...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    This is by far one of the most realistic sports games ever!

    Rated on August 20, 2009 by barsoffury

    This is by far one of the most realistic sports games ever! I don't like to review games until I've played many hours of it and since now I have I can't put this game down. The graphics and presentati...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    One of the most realistic games is also one of the most broken, difficult games that can be played.

    Rated on August 24, 2009 by thadudeabides83

    For all the glaring positives The Show has to offer, it also has some hidden problems that can absolutely destroy the fun factor. I can't say that I have tried all the options in this game. In fact, t...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A Great Game with A Few Flaws

    Rated on September 03, 2009 by drillmaster2

    MLB 09 The Show for PSP is a very good game. The graphics are nice, it sounds very good, and the gameplay is alright. Hitting, pitching, and fielding all work fine, although in one of the minor league...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Being the only MLB The Show I own, I'm highly enthused.

    Rated on September 11, 2009 by djagameking

    In this game, MLB '09 The Show, you get to do so many great things. First, there are the game modes. In this category, you might find Season, Road to the Show, Manager Mode, and more! In Road to t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    MLB 09 The Show is a game that is definitely worth playing no matter what level baseball fan you are.

    Rated on December 22, 2009 by goobertaco45

    MLB 09 The Show has everything you could ask for in a baseball game: seasons, exhibition matches, online play, player creator and player editor functions, home run derby, the ability to control a play...

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

    Fun, but disappointing

    Rated on March 07, 2009 by ezsqueeze95

    MLB 09 the show was a game that I was very looking forward to recieving. I got it as a gift from my parents for my birthday. The Main reason I wanted it was because of my brother. See he was going on ...

    1 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Have a psp want a quality sports game? This is for YOU

    Rated on May 25, 2009 by Cparow

    Mlb 09 The Show on the Psp is a quality baseball game. it has a few key glitches though. and can be difficult on the harder levels. but for a baseball fan with a psp this games for you. Graphics: T...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Before i got this game i didn't have much interest in baseball. <br /> Is this game good? Bottom Line: Best PSP game!!<

    Rated on July 06, 2009 by MaxCannonX

    After looking through games at gamestop i wanted to try something new, something addicting but couldnt find it. I bought NBA Live 09 hoping it would be fun. I returned it the next day(horrible). Then ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4.5

    Nothing Improved, 08 and 07 were far better.

    Rated on July 31, 2009 by DodgeDuty

    For a game that is focused on realism there are major factors that nag a hardcore baseball player like me. I still can't believe that starting pitchers can only last 6 innings. Obviously programmers d...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.