Chime in: Where are the good Xbox One baseball games?

Xbox One is home to a vast library of sports games – many among the biggest titles on the console today. With ties to real-world leagues, teams, and locations, major publishers continue to push the boundaries of realism within the living room.

While soccer, football, basketball, and golf are all widely represented among several titles, some sports have fallen into obscurity. Among these, there's an emerging decline in high-tier baseball games, with recent releases such as R.B.I. Baseball 18 launching to mixed critical reception.

One Windows Central community member drew attention to this trend in our forums, citing the lack of high-quality baseball games as a reason for leaving the console.

the Xbox one has never had a real MLB game like "The Show". Microsoft, based in a MLB city has to know every child-adult in their city has to own a playstation to play MLB. I called Xbox support and they said that the last 360 game made by 2k is backwards compatible,showing again how out of touch Microsoft is. They killed off the phone OS of my choice, they killed off the bands months after i...


But as always, we want to hear from you. If you're a fan of baseball games, have you noticed a lack of good releases titles? Do you want more baseball games going forward? Drop into the forum thread linked below and pitch in with your thoughts.

Matt Brown

Matt Brown was formerly a Windows Central's Senior Editor, Xbox & PC, at Future. Following over seven years of professional consumer technology and gaming coverage, he’s focused on the world of Microsoft's gaming efforts. You can follow him on Twitter @mattjbrown.