989 Sports was the publisher of the MLB series of games. 989 Sports changed their name to Sony Computer Entertainment after MLB 2006 and before MLB 06: The Show was released. Their MLB series lasted for 13 years (1997-2005).
Released July 1, 1997. Bernie Williams of the New York Yankees was on the cover.
Released April 14, 1998. Cal Ripken, Jr. of the Baltimore Orioles was on the cover.
Released February 28, 1999. Mo Vaughn of the Anaheim Angels was on the cover.
Released March 29, 2000. Chipper Jones of the Atlanta Braves was on the cover.
Released May 7, 2001. Andruw Jones of the Atlanta Braves was on the cover.
Released June 19, 2002. Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants was on the cover.
Released March 10, 2003. Shawn Green of the Los Angeles Dodgers was on the cover.
Released March 16, 2004. Eric Chaves of the Oaklang Athletics was on the cover.
Released March 8, 2005. Vladimir Guerrero of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim was on the cover.