Not enhanced; not adjusted; not tweaked; and not updated. ESPN Major League Baseball 2K5 is ALL NEW and sets the standard for baseball video games. Dominate the diamond with innovative pitching and batting controls; all-new Maximum Fieldingª and On Command baserunning featuring active picture in picture display; quick select controls and a plethora of slide options. Indulge in the true MLB atmosphere as a brand new graphics engine brings stadiums; player models; animations; weather effects and cut-scenes to life in breathtaking detail. With an exclusive ESPN presentation system featuring expert commentary from Jon Miller; Joe Morgan and Karl Ravech in-studio; ESPN Major League Baseball 2K5 is your ticket to the Big Leagues.
- On Commandª Baserunning - Own the basepaths by taking complete control of any baserunner with active picture-in-picture baserunning and utilize Maximum Slidingª to hit the dirt utilizing multiple slide types with the flip of your right analog stick.
- Maximum Fieldingª - Intuitive right analog stick controls make big defensive plays a reality with all new diving catches; sliding catches; wall climbs; robbed homers; and bang-bang double plays.
- K Zoneª Pitching - On the mound; K Zoneª Pitching flawlessly captures the true essence of baseball with unmatched control over pitch accuracy and pitch velocity while a new batting interface allows for control of swing location and swing type.
- Best Franchise in the Business - Dive into the nuts and bolts of franchise management as you scout and track minor league talent; take on GM Mode and even compete multi-player as the best franchise mode in the business gives you all the options you need to create a big league powerhouse.
- Presented by ESPN - New broadcast camera angles; chase cam; GameCast Live; and commentary featuring Jon Miller and Hall of Fame legend Joe Morgan dissecting the action with Karl Ravech delivering the in-studio analysis; all in the style of "The Worldwide Leader in Sports."
- The Skybox - Choose from multiple skybox layouts each with their own Hall of Fame wing; and deck them out with your favorite in-game action shots as you earn tokens to unlock classic teams; mini games; stadiums and more.
- Your Game; Your Music - Just as the players select the songs that play as they stride to the plate; now you can customize the sounds of the game with your Xboxª by using your own downloaded music to add some true stadium atmosphere.