Mookie Betts Bolts into August Monthly Awards in MLB® The Show™ 22

September 9th, 2022

Mookie Betts is your August Monthly Awards Program Lightning player for his thunderous performance in the month of August. Complete Topps Now and Monthly Awards Moments from August, and play the Missions to finish off Collections on your way to unlocking Lightning Mookie Betts. Add this flashy player item to your Diamond Dynasty squad in MLB The Show 22 today!

August Monthly Awards players:

  • Lightning Mookie Betts, RF Los Angeles Dodgers (99 OVR)
  • Randy Arozarena, RF Tampa Bay Rays (98 OVR)
  • Alex Bregman, 3B Houston Astros (98 OVR)
  • Zac Gallen, SP Arizona Diamondbacks (98 OVR)
  • Jeff McNeil, 2B New York Mets (96 OVR)
  • Lars Nootbaar, RF St. Louis Cardinals (96 OVR)
  • Christian Walker, 1B Arizona Diamondbacks (96 OVR)
  • Alexis Diaz, CP Cincinnati Reds (96 OVR)
  • Peter Fairbanks, CP Tampa Bay Rays (96 OVR)
  • George Kirby, SP Seattle Mariners (96 OVR)

New Topps Now Moments – Double Header

August Topps Now Moments

Try your hand at the last set of all-new Topps Now Moments from the August Monthly Awards Program to earn the following player items:

  • Corey Dickerson, LF St. Louis Cardinals (94 OVR)
  • Nathaniel Lowe, 1B Texas Rangers (94 OVR)
  • Kyle Stowers, RF Baltimore Orioles (94 OVR)

September Topps Now Moments

Take control in these brand-new set of Topps Now Moments, found in the September Monthly Awards Program, to add the following player items to your Diamond Dynasty squad:

  • Nick Gordon, 2B Minnesota Twins (94 OVR)
  • Kyle Bradish, SP Baltimore Orioles (94 OVR)
  • Wilmer Flores, 2B San Francisco Giants (94 OVR)
  • Matt Duffy, 3B Los Angeles Angels (94 OVR)
  • Connor Wong, C Boston Red Sox (94 OVR)

Collect all 5 of these Topps Now player items in the September Monthly Awards Program to get your mitts on Diamond Jake McCarthy (97 OVR).

Back to Old School Spotlight Moments

The Back to Old School Spotlight Moments provide an additional opportunity to earn XP towards the Back to Old School Featured Program before it’s gone. These Moments showcase recent high OVR player items, including Headliners, Mini Seasons and Battle Royale rewards, for an opportunity to earn up to 20,000 XP (2,000 XP per Moment) towards the Featured Program.

Juicy Set 1 Choice Pack

The Juicy Set 1 Choice Pack consists of 2 potential rounds, Base (1:1) and Rare (1:5), featuring the following player items for you to choose from depending on the round you receive:

Base (98 OVR):

  • Retro Finest Richie Ashburn, CF Philadelphia Phillies (98 OVR)
  • Retro Finest Jason Heyward, RF St. Louis Cardinals (98 OVR)
  • Prime Rod Carew, 2B Minnesota Twins (89 OVR)
  • 2nd Half Orlando Cepeda, 1B San Francisco Giants (98 OVR)
  • Finest Catfish Hunter, SP Oakland Athletics (98 OVR)

Rare (99 OVR):

  • Milestone Vida Blue, SP Oakland Athletics (99 OVR)
  • 2nd-Half Jeff Bagwell, 1B Houston Astros (99 OVR)
  • Milestone Robin Yount, SS Milwaukee Brewers (99 OVR)

Available in The Show Shop now, the Juicy Set 1 Choice Pack costs 30,000 Stubs and is limited to 2 packs per player.

Headliners Packs – Set 44

Headliners Packs – Set 44 features Chicago Cubs All-Star, Retro Finest Mark Prior. Prior was selected to the National League All-Star team in 2003. He would go on to finish the regular season with a 2.43 ERA, 245 strikeouts, and a .750 winning percentage.

  • The Headliners Pack – Set 44 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 44 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.

Roster Update

Today’s content drop brings along with it a Roster Update focused on Transactions that aligns your MLB The Show 22 rosters with the current MLB rosters.

*Roster Updates occur weekly throughout the season, with the next Attributes Update coming Friday, September 16.

Double XP Days

Double XP Days begin today! Earn 2X XP, from gameplay in any mode of MLB The Show 22, towards the Back to Old School Featured Program to unlock any of the current Featured Program’s rewards you may have missed before the next Featured Program drops. These Double XP Days end on September 16 at 11:00 PM PT.