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Out of the Park Baseball 19 - Review and Thoughts

Every year, Out of the Park Baseball does a phenomenal job standing in its own space, unequaled, as a simulation game. There are other baseball sims out there. There are other ways to play baseball games that are fun but each year, OOTP is the best at what it does.
Out of the Park Baseball 19 is no different. It continues to build on the already great game. This year, more emphasis has been put into 3D stadiums and models. They have done more to make it seem like you are watching the events unfold on the field. It has advanced leaps and bounds in the last couple of years, but you will not be getting the MLB the Show treatment. It adds to the game but you will never, in any way, confuse this with a real game like the Sony Interactive product.
I love baseball. I love video games. This is a great marriage of both. OOTP allows you to do some incredibly interesting simulations. You can create a team of Mike Trout’s and take on a Team of Bartolo Colon’s if you want. It’s a joy. It allows y…