MLB 2001  (Sony PlayStation 1, 2000) Reviews
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MLB 2001 (Sony PlayStation 1, 2000)

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  • MLB 2001: Home Run or Foul Ball?

    Jun 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Authentic stadiums and players; good gameplay; good variety of play modes
    Cons: Inconsistent commentary; some weak player animations

    Summary: Summer is finally upon us, and baseball season is in full swing. With 989's MLB 2001, you can take your hacks at a Pedro Martinez fastball or try to do your best Slammin' Sammy Sosa impression while trying to set your own home run record. The game itself ... read more

  • This one hits a homer

    Jun 25, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Create players, many different options, and realistic.
    Cons: Nothing

    Summary: this is a great game. i love creating players, being in control of the game, and seeing my players progress right before my eyes. if you do too then you will love this game. it is the best baseball game i have ever played. it is fun and if you want a ... read more

  • More fun than Triple Play, honest...

    Apr 1, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great game play, easy controls, doesn't get boring!
    Cons: Unrealistic statistics, sometimes too easy to hit homeruns

    Summary: I had never bought a baseball game made by 989 sports before this one. The main reason for this is the fact that the football games stink. I have twice bought gameday and have been disapointed by both. But recently, after having a chance to preview ... read more

  • Kewl Game

    Jan 2, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Really Good
    Cons: none

    Summary: I purchased this game because I am obsessed with sports games, and I have played games that look like this one in the past and I liked them so i thought they might be the same. This is a very cool, hot new game. The graphics on this game are the ... read more

  • MLB 2001, to start

    Dec 11, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: lot's of options, very deep stats, extra stadiums, every player
    Cons: i set a new record every couple games for k's, hr's,runs...season is only one season long, franchise mode is not atypical

    Summary: Well, if you have ever played Triple Play by easports or ken griffey jr slugfest by nintendo, you would realize that this game is actually pretty decent. i know i don't remember that all the time while i'm playing it, but i realize i have stuck with ... read more

  • MLB 2001

    Oct 23, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: sound,avilibility of players
    Cons: graphics, and modes

    Summary: Well,well,well, this games OK to rent because if you have MLB 2000 you have the same cheats, graphics, and difficulty. It's pretty much the same concept of MLB 2000, create franchise team, win world series, do it again. By now you should already know ... read more

  • A Smashing Hit

    Oct 18, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Graphics, camera movement, options, creativity
    Cons: the same music is played a lot

    Summary: TITLE: MLB 2001 PUBLISHER: 989 STUDIOS RECOMMENDED: YES, HIGHLY Mlb 2001 is a great game for everyone who loves baseball games. It was ranked the highest out of all the games that were out this year. This game is a great ... read more

  • MLB 2K1 ready for millenium run

    Oct 17, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: awasome game
    Cons: nbothing

    Summary: This game os one of the beast of the year. It really fit the millenium. People in the 1800's were imagining flying cras in 2g but right now the only thing we have thats off the hook is awsome games. The graphics are of da hook. just like the sound. Its ... read more

  • don't get this game

    Sep 1, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: nothing
    Cons: everything

    Summary: This was the worst baseball game i ever played in my life. You could see where the ball was pitched and it was way too easy. I did not buy this game because i rented it and it was a big disappointment. It is the exact replica as mlb 2000. It may sound ... read more

  • A very fun game that you keep wanting to play over and over!

    Sep 1, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: sometimes too easy
    Cons: not many cons

    Summary: I purchased this game because it looked fun and I like baseball and sports games. Some games have not real grafics on the back but this game has very good grafics. I chose this game over other games because it didn't look stupid like some games do. It is ... read more

  • Good, but not Great

    Aug 15, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good Gameplay, Stat Tracking, Many Modes of Playing
    Cons: Repetitive Announcers, Occasional Game Freezes

    Summary: My decision to buy a baseball game for the playstation was between the latest Triple Play version and MLB 2001. After playing both games, I do not regret buying MLB 2001. The gameplay is excellent. There is a good range of control over batting, and a ... read more

  • MLB 2001

    Aug 10, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great Gameplay
    Cons: $40 for prettier 2000 version

    Summary: If you like to just play one season or love the home run derby, even if you only buy it to challenge friends, its the game to get for the playstation. The biggest flaw(and for me, it is huge) is the franchise mode. Franchise mode? They may call ... read more

  • Best Choice

    Aug 1, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: gameplay, audio, graphics
    Cons: could put a little more detail into create a player

    Summary: If your looking for a playstation baseball game, MLB 2001 is the game for you. MLB 2001 is the best of all of the playstation baseball games out there. When i was interested in buying a baseball game over a year ago, when MLB 2000 was on the ... read more

  • Can MLB take the Majors?? or is it still on Minors

    Jul 26, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: many options and easy to play
    Cons: gameplay is too easy. Vets will have little fun

    Summary: Baseball season is definately on its way. Suprise teams like the Angels have made their mark on the league and MLB 2001 is as,if not better,then the compitition. This game have all the utilities needed to make a great game that can beat its rival ... read more

  • World Series Champ

    Jun 12, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: franchise mode
    Cons: the loading times

    Summary: triple play 2001 eat your heart out. This game rocked from the 500 foot home runs to the ever so sweet strikeout this game had it allfrom the great in game color commentry from Vin Scully to the between inning music [don't you love the song takin' care ... read more

  • Buy Triple Play 2001

    Jun 11, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: sounds, commentary
    Cons: same old stuff, graphics, gets boring after a while

    Summary: If you want an action packed baseball game you do not want to buy mlb 2001. if you have played mlb 99 or mlb 2000 this game is about the same with graphics gameplay, and just about everything else. 989 studios needs to come up with a different gameplay ... read more

  • Finally, 989 is back on track

    Jun 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: well improved in all domains
    Cons: why can't they arrange player arms so that they look like baseball players instead of dolls

    Summary: Last year, 989 sports was releasing MLB 2000 and it lost to the over-rated Triple Play 2000. The reason why ? Cause between MLB 99 and 2000, there was no significant improvement. But this year, 989 is back on track with this great sequel. The first ... read more

  • Playstations power is obviously maxed out is this mlb 99

    May 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Best PS basball game,unique batting styles,
    Cons: way too easy,repetitive announcing,

    Summary: Being a playstation fan for the last 5 or so years i was utterly disappointed at 989s baseball attempt this year.Main reason being the playstations power is obviously obsolete.Another being i like my games to be realistic and mlb 2001 is far from ... read more

  • It's ok

    May 19, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent baseball action, exceptionally deep franchise mode and expanded Spring Training mode.
    Cons: No legendary players; no extra gameplay rewards

    Summary: The battle for the No. 1 on the Playstation diamond has always been between Triple Play and MLB, and this year is no different from years before. You rally can't go wrong with MLB 2001. MLB plays great, and all the standard features are back, including ... read more

  • Homer

    May 14, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: easy pitching
    Cons: No player animation, no umpires

    Summary: MLB 2001 is a whole lot better than Triple Play. The pitching is easy and the controls are a lot easier to use than in Triple Play 2001. There are some small glitches in the game, but other than that, the game is tight. If 989 Sports were to add some ... read more

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