MLB® The Show™ 22 is heating up in the Dog Days of Summer Featured Program

August 19th, 2022

The Dog Days of Summer Featured Program drops today in MLB The Show 22, and it’s your chance to earn some of the hottest rewards to date. Take on Missions and Moments, a new Event, and Conquest Map to earn XP towards Diamond 2nd Half Mickey Mantle (98 OVR) at 150,000 XP. Continue along the rewards path to earn the Boss Choice Pack, at 200,000 XP, then select 1 of 3 Featured Program Bosses in Finest Cal Ripken Jr., Awards Pedro Martinez, or Milestone Johnny Bench to add to your Diamond Dynasty squad. Along the way, earn up to 3 Henchmen Choice Packs where you can select 1 of 5 Program Henchmen including Milestone Harold Baines, Awards Keith Hernandez, Finest Troy Percival, Milestone Robin Roberts, and Finest Andrelton Simmons.

Dog Days of Summer Boss Moments

Relive, and potentially rewrite, some of the most memorable Moments featuring player items found in the Featured Program in the Dog Days of Summer Boss Moments. These Moments feature Mickey Mantle, Johnny Bench, and Cal Ripken Jr., just to name a few. Earn up to 24,000 XP (2,000 XP per Moment) towards the Dog Days of Summer Featured Program.

Dog Days of Summer Event

Take on the Dog Days of Summer Event, available now in MLB The Show 22, to add Finest Luis Aparicio (at 12 wins), Awards Hal Newhouser (at 15 wins), and 2nd Half Eddie Murray (at 20 wins) to your Diamond Dynasty roster.

Event Rules:

  • Build your lineup with Finest, Awards, Milestone, Prime, Signature, 2nd Half or Live Series
  • Min Player | 60 OVR
  • Max Team | 95 OVR
  • 3-Inning Games
  • Difficulty: All-Star
  • Free Entries!

The Dog Days of Summer Event ends on September 1st at 11:00 AM PT.

Dog Days of Summer Conquest Map “Dynasty”

Conquer territories, increase your fanbase, and defeat your rivals’ strongholds in the Dog Days of Summer “Dynasty” Conquest Map to earn 30,000 XP towards the program as well as additional rewards, including packs and Stubs, along the way.

Roster Update

Today’s content update contains a Roster Update focusing on player attribute upgrades and downgrades. Take a look below to find out which of your favorite players went Gold or Diamond this week:

New Diamonds

  • Andres Gimenez
  • Austin Riley
  • Emmanuel Clase
  • Dylan Cease
  • Zack Wheeler

New Golds

  • Teoscar Hernandez
  • Matt Chapman
  • David Fletcher
  • Jeff McNeil
  • Aledmys Diaz
  • Chas McCormick
  • Alex Bregman
  • Bobby Witt Jr.
  • Sean Murphy
  • Nathaniel Lowe
  • John Schreiber
  • Evan Phillips
  • Erik Swanson
  • Jameson Taillon

New Topps Now Moments

Take a swing at these new Topps Now Moments, available in the August Monthly Awards Program, to add these new Topps Now player items to your squad:

  • 2B Thairo Estrada SF (93 OVR)
  • SP Drew Rasmussen TB (93 OVR)
  • SP Michael Kopech CWS (93 OVR)
  • 2B Vaughn Grissom ATL (93 OVR)
  • 2B Joey Meneses WSH (93 OVR)

Headliners – Set 39

Headliners – Set 39 features 3-time All-Star, Retro Finest Jason Kendall. In Kendall’s 1998 breakout season, he batted .325 with 12 home runs and 95 runs scored, caught 40% of would-be base-stealers, and went on to make the All-Star team for his second of three times.

  • The Headliners Pack – Set 39 has 1:10 odds of pulling a Diamond. This pack is available in The Show Shop for 7,500 Stubs and is limited to 5 packs per player.
  • The Headliners Choice Pack – Set 39 has 1:3 odds of pulling a Diamond. This choice pack is available in The Show Shop for 25,000 Stubs and is limited to 1 pack per player.

*The Headliners Pack and the Headliners Choice pack Diamond odds have a chance to include the featured Diamond player item; however, that chance does not guarantee that the featured Diamond player item will drop from either pack.