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Major League Baseball 2K9

The Ranking

59.53% Overall Rank: 15341
PlayStation 3 Rank: 1077
2009 Games Rank: 15315
2009 PlayStation 3 Rank: 1077
Score based on 16 reviews

Description

While attending the University of Washington, MLB 2K9's cover athlete Tim Lincecum won the coveted Golden Spikes Award which is given to the nation's top college baseball player. He was drafted 10th overall by the San Francisco Giants in 2006. Known to fans as "The Franchise" and "The Freak", Lincecum was named to the National League All-Star team this past season while putting up astonishing numbers and leading the Majors with a remarkable 265 strikeouts. Lincecum also led the National League in other key pitching categories including win percentage (18-5, .783), opponent's batting average (.221), and strikeouts per nine innings (10.51), along with ranking second in earned run average (2.62). For all of his historic accomplishments, Lincecum won the Players' Choice Award as the National League Outstanding Pitcher this season, along with the National League Pitcher of the Year Award from Sporting News. Both awards were voted on by his peers. More significantly, Lincecum today was named the National League Cy Young Award winner, given annually to the top pitcher in both the American League and the National League, and voted on by members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Release Date: March 3, 2009

Latest Reviews

SiteDateTypeRating
Playstation Official Magazine UK 06/01/09 Review 4 out of 10
Cheat Code Central 03/31/09 Review 2.5 out of 5
GameFocus 03/31/09 Review 7.9 out of 10
Gameplanet 03/30/09 Review 6.4 out of 10
ZTGD 03/23/09 Review 6.3 out of 10
Game Boyz 03/19/09 Review 7 out of 10
Gamer 2.0 03/13/09 Review 4.9 out of 10
Extreme Gamer 03/12/09 Review 6.7 out of 10
Worthplaying 03/11/09 Review 5 out of 10
GamePro 03/10/09 Review 3 out of 5