MLB 2005 steps up to the plate

989 Studios unveils its latest baseball title for the PlayStation and PlayStation 2. First screens inside.


MLB 2005

Today, 989 Studios unveiled MLB 2005, the latest installment in their long-running baseball franchise. The game will take the field on PlayStations and PlayStation 2s next March, and will sport a variety of features, including:

  1. zone-control batting
  2. pressure-sensitive pitching
  3. hot/cold streaks
  4. mound visits
  5. true-trajectory ball physics
  6. improved AI
  7. reworked character models
  8. new camera angles
  9. cut offs and run-downs
  10. franchise mode
  11. career mode
  12. player creation
  13. game-simulation bode
  14. online play via 989SportsOnline
  15. new three-man commentary from ESPN's Dave Campbell, the San Diego Padres' Matt Vasgersian, and Hall of Famer Vin Scully.

In addition, 989 Studios also released several new screenshots of the game. Check the MLB 2005 GameSpace for more details as they emerge.

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