“Mr. National” Milestone Ryan Zimmerman is a big hit in MLB The Show 21

August 19th, 2021

Today’s content update brings a brand-new Player Program, Event, Headliners Pack, Topps Now Moments, and a roster transactions update to MLB The Show 21. First up to bat is “Mr. National” himself: Ryan Zimmerman. Take on this new 5th Inning player program’s Missions and Moments to earn the Milestone Ryan Zimmerman player item, then collect this player item to add 35,000 XP to your 5th Inning Program progress.

Hard 90 Event: Part 1

Try your hand at the Hard 90: Part 1 Event, available in MLB The Show 21 right now, to add Signature Ozzie Smith and Milestone Bruce Sutter to your lineup.

Event Rules:

  • No Series Restrictions!
  • Min Player | 60 OVR
  • Max Player | 99 OVR
  • Max Team | 90 OVR
  • 6-Inning Games (with Quick Counts)
  • Difficulty: All-Star

*The Hard 90: Part 1 Event ends on Aug. 24th at 11 AM PT, and Part 2 of 2 will begin at noon PT.

Headliners Set 31 Pack

Headliners Set 31 Pack features a native San Diegan (Woot, Woot!) in the Milestone Jason Kendall player item. Similar to previous Headliner Packs, this pack contains 1:10 odds of pulling a Diamond. Although, that Diamond is not guaranteed to be the Milestone Jason Kendall player item. The Headliners Set 31 Pack is available now in The Show Shop for 7,500 Stubs and is limited to 5 packs per player.

New Topps Now Moments

Grab 2 Topps Now Flashbacks for taking on the newest set of Topps Now Moments. This week’s Topps Now Moments Choice Pack allows for 2 picks from the following player items:

Topps Now Moments – Choice Pack Rewards – Choose 2:

  • Triston McKenzie CLE SP 96 OVR
  • Reid Detmers LAA SP 96 OVR
  • Luis Urias MIL 3B 96 OVR
  • Tyler Gilbert ARI SP 96 OVR

New Battle Royale Draft Format

With so many new Diamonds in MLB The Show 21 we are changing the Battle Royale draft format. With today’s update, two Bronze draft rounds are replaced with two Diamond draft rounds giving you four Diamond draft rounds, which now includes a 99 OVR Diamond player round (certain positions excluded).

Additionally, Battle Royale entries are FREE from now until Aug. 24th at 11 AM PT. So, dust off your cleats and head into MLB The Show 21 to try out the new Battle Royale draft format for a chance to earn big rewards!

Roster Transactions Update

Today’s content drop brings along with it a Roster Transactions Update that aligns your MLB The Show 21 rosters with the current MLB rosters. Roster Updates will happen weekly throughout the season with Roster Attributes Updates occurring every other week.

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