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gopherguy13 wrote:

The Show is awesome. Been playing RTTS while I wait for the OS rosters to come out for franchise mode.

My RTTS guy is a third basemen. It’s really fun playing 3B from the 3rd person camera view. I got drafted by the Braves, and am playing for their AA affiliate right now. I really like how you have to actually put in work and do really well to get rewarded. I’m hitting .315ish, with 10 HRs and 60+ RBIs, I believe I’m in August of my first season. I thought when I was hitting like .340ish they would call me up, but no such luck. Now I’ve been on a bit of a cold streak and the average has dropped a bit, so it’s probably good I didn’t get called up to get rocked by AAA pitching :lol:

I really like the manager interactions; they decided they wanted to try playing me at 2B, but I hated it, they eventually moved me back, but it was still cool to have that happen.

I’m having a lot of fun with RTTS, but it is just the appetizer for me, can’t wait for the rosters to be out, so I can dive into a Franchise Mode.

I was gonna post about this yesterday but forgot. I made myself a C cuz that was my favorite position to play growing up (and I figured it would be easy to get called up if I hit well). Plus I wanted to get drafted by the Twins and they need a catcher or twelve obviously. But it backfired cuz the Phillies drafted me.

Little did I know that the accuracy of the pitchers sucks and if they miss their spots and you don’t have a glove there it gets blamed on you :anger:

I got called up to AAA after hitting 17 home runs before the all Star game in AA and then a September call up for the big leagues, despite only having like a .260 average in AAA (I did have 8 more HRs in the month of AAA).

In AA I was in the mid .280s when I got called up.

I really need to work on plate discipline though. I swing at frickin everything :lol: my hitting coaches have already ripped me about it twice.