As the MLB season for the new year has started so there is a lot much demand about the updates of this game. Now there are a lot many tools available to get the latest updates about the sport. Every year we observe that there are more applications launched and the quality of latest apps is also improving day by day. With such enhancement in the technology, most of the people have stopped watching the complete games on TV and prefer to get all in one package through these apps.
I do not mean to say here that there is no concept of watching matches at all rather what I mean is that these applications have provided a real alternate to the fans so that these matches can be followed without any troubles. Some of the apps are also good to keep you updated on the latest gossips, updates, personal updates etc of the players.
Best MLB Apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
There are lot many apps you will find on Apple App Store related to MLB but we have selected the best ones out of those:
MLB.com At Bat
Official apps have their pros and cons together but overall there are more advantages. This app is for Free of cost for normal fans but if you are a real fan and think that it is difficult to pass a moment without MLB updates then buy the full upgrade through In App purchase which costs$14.95. The app is much comprehensive in which you can get the updates of other matches on the top bar. [Download Link iTunes]
MLB.com At the Ballpark
MLB officially has a new app out in 2012 called At the Ballpark. When you start up this app, you can then choose your local ballpark or any of the Major League ballparks and start exploring. You can see the ballpark map through app, get directions, look at schedules of matches and using this app you can even order food or drinks if the ballpark supports it. The app is also integrated with social media and you can get even down to the level of parking information which keeps you Free from this Hassle. [Download Link iTunes]
Baseball Connect (iPad Only)
It is an application of unique type which makes it more fun for you to watch the game. If fun element is added into any serious thing or exciting sports like thing, the rating should automatically increase. Baseball Connect is a revolutionary game in which users can chat and compete while watching our real-time play-by-play tracker. As events takes place within the game, or if the event is on your game board, you achieve the tile and earn points. Earn 5 tiles in a row in any direction to earn a connect, and shoot up the leader board. So the bottom line is Play along with the live game on your iPad. [Download Link iTunes]
Baseball Daily Stats
Baseball Daily Stats is a Free app and is a universal one also so it is a basic requirement of all the baseball fans. This Free simple app provides you with the latest updates of all the matches on daily basis. You are provided with current data of all the teams, scores and future games right in your pocket through iPhone App. Baseball Daily Stats contains a lot many options and lets you connected with your friends while watching the game. This app has got a social side allows you to connect via twitter, facebook etc, watch latest videos and chat with friends. In short, if not a ‘must have’ at least a ‘must try’ app for all the baseball fans just for the reason that it is Free of cost. [Download Link iTunes]
Batter’s Box Universal app shows you the schedule for each day. Tap on each of the game to see details including live scoring updates, box score, play by play, pitcher or batter statistics, live pitch tracking, video highlights, weather effects, and even fireworks. You can also change dates to view the upcoming or completed games. The only negative side of this application is that it is compatible with iOS 5 and above. So either upgrade your operating system or go for other apps in this post. [Download Link iTunes]
Around The Horn Baseball
Get your baseball news delivered with this app to your phone. Don’t get left behind on the web, get Around The Horn Baseball app and be ahead of the rest with latest updates. [Download Link iTunes]