In real-life baseball games

Fans of baseball are no doubt going to love MLB The Show 18 as the graphics have been improved and the new animations really bring the sport to life. The added improvements to existing game modes also make this year’s iteration much better than previous games in the series.

In real-life baseball games, rain delays happen when, well, when it rains. With those serendipitous changes to the atmosphere in mind, San Diego Studios is upping the real-time weather with more diverse weather conditions like fog and improved rain. With that rain, MLB The Show 18 also adds, that's right, rain delays!

Rain delays as they occur in MLB The Show 18 won't actually postpone the game, but will offer players some nice choices like whether or not to keep a pitcher, or warm-up a fresh thrower during the duration of the delay … stubs .