Baseball might be the most stat-heavy sport in the world these days, and where there are stats, there are milestones. This week, OOTP Developments’ Perfect Team Community Manager Kris Jardine took the wrapping off OOTP 20’s first-ever batch of Player of the Month cards — 3 from the NL and 3 from the AL — and showcased a Peak CC Sabathia in honor of him becoming just the 17th player to ever rack up 3,000 strikeouts.
Celebrating the April Players of the Month
Gold Pitcher of the Month – Luis Castillo (RHP Starter; 89 OVR)
Platinum Hitter of the Month – Cody Bellinger (RF; 100 OVR)
Diamond Rookie of the Month – Pete Alonso (1B; 92 OVR)
Diamond Pitcher of the Month – Tyler Glasnow (RHP Starter; 94 OVR)
Gold Hitter of the Month – Tim Anderson (SS; 86 OVR)
Gold Rookie of the Month – Brandon Lowe (RF; 7801 OVR)
Honoring CC Sabathia’s 3,000th Strikeout
Diamond Historical Legend – Peak CC Sabathia (LHP Starter; 94 OVR)
The OOTP Now Podcast: Checking out the OOTP 20 Roadmap
Wondering what’s in store for OOTP 20 this year? The latest episode of the OOTP Now podcast featured host Rich Grisham spending some time with OOTP creator and lead designer Markus Heinsohn, who talked about his plans for the game for the rest of 2019. There are some exciting new features in store, as usual.
And on the hockey front, Franchise Hockey Manager producer Jeff Riddolls joined Rich to talk about the NHL playoffs and dish some behind-the-scenes info about the weekly FHM streams on Twitch.
What all-time baseball milestone is your favorite? We hope you can score a great Perfect Team card associated with it the next time you rip a few packs. Have fun!