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An update of the previous year, along with the obligatory roster update along with new features. The same game modes are still present: Exhibition, Franchise, The Show and Road to the Show. There is also a new Pitcher/Batter Analysis feature that allows the player to compare performances against certain pitchers during the game as well as post-game. Along with a Progressive Batting Performance feature that will either penalize or reward their players created superstars depending on how they are performing during games. Players can also save games mid-way through, allowing them to pick up later if they choose.

There are also online features each distinct for their platform: The PS3 and PS2 version lets players compete in Online Leagues holding up to 30 teams with the ability to save their preferences using the SCOUT (SportsConnect Online User Tracking) system for easy reference when setting up Exhibition matches. All three platforms also allows players to view real-life MLB stats and save them to their respective memory to view them afterwards.

The PS3 can also utilize it's HDD capabilities to use music stored in it to be used during matches. The PSP has the abililty as well, using a Memory Stick Duo with music stored on it. The PS2 also has the ability to use the EyeToy for created superstars. Games are also called again by the three man team of Rex Huddler, Matt Vasgerian and Dave Campbell .


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MLB 08: The Show Screenshot
MLB 08: The Show Screenshot
MLB 08: The Show Screenshot
MLB 08: The Show Screenshot

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Playstation Illustrated PlayStation 2 Mar 20, 2008 95 out of 100 95
Lawrence PlayStation 3 Jul 01, 2008 9.1 out of 10 91
GamesRadar PlayStation 3 Mar 07, 2008 9 out of 10 90
GameDaily PlayStation 3 Mar 05, 2008 9 out of 10 90
Gamer 2.0 PlayStation 2 Mar 11, 2008 8.8 out of 10 88
Worth Playing PlayStation 3 Mar 25, 2008 8.8 out of 10 88
Game Shark PSP Apr 14, 2008 B+ 83
Gamer 2.0 PSP Mar 11, 2008 8.3 out of 10 83
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation 3 May, 2008 8.25 out of 10 82
Gaming Nexus PSP May 01, 2008 B- 67


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