New Legend Matt Holliday leads-off Father’s Day content in MLB® The Show™ 23

June 15th, 2023

Father’s Day is right around the corner and MLB The Show 23 is kicking off the celebration by introducing New Legend Kaiju Series Matt Holliday alongside his son Future Stars Series Jackson Holliday in the Diamond Duos 22 Choice Pack.

Diamond Duos Choice Pack 22 lets you choose 1 Gold or better player item with an increased chance to find the featured Father-Son Diamond Duos players: Kaiju Series Matt Holliday (99 OVR) and Future Stars Series Jackson Holliday (99 OVR). Available now in The Show Shop, Diamond Duos Choice Pack 22 costs 40,000 Stubs, and is limited to 1 pack per user.

Father’s Day Other Program

Keep the Father’s Day festivities going in MLB The Show 23 with the Father’s Day Program available in Other Programs. Featuring some of the greatest Father-Son duos ever to take the field, a bit of “free time” in the Father’s Day Program is the perfect gift for pops in all places. Complete new Moments and Missions, take on a fresh Conquest Map, and earn wins in the latest Event to earn progress in the Father’s Day Program to get your mitts on a Diamond Duos 22 Choice Pack, featuring New Legend Matt Holliday and Jackson Holliday, and add the following familial player items to your Diamond Dynasty squad.

Father’s Day Other Program Rewards:

  • Kaiju Series Craig Biggio (93 OVR)
  • Kaiju Series Cavan Biggio (93 OVR)
  • Kaiju Series Dante Bichette (94 OVR)
  • Incognito Series Bo “Bo Flows” Bichette (95 OVR)
  • Incognito Series Vladimir “Vlad the Impaler” Guerrero (95 OVR)
  • Kaiju Series Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (96 OVR)
  • Captain Series Ken Griffey Sr. (95 OVR)
  • Incognito Series Ken “The Kid” Griffey Jr. (97 OVR)

Father’s Day Other Program Conquest Map

Take on the “Father’s Day Other Program” Conquest Map and smoke the competition to steak your claim of amazing rewards including a Diamond Duos 22 Choice Pack.

Have a Catch Event

Add Kaiju Series Troy Percival (95 OVR), at 10 wins, Home Run Derby Series Carlos Pena (97 OVR), at 20 wins, and Kaiju Series Kerry Wood (97 OVR) for recording 12-wins within your double-elimination entry in the Have a Catch Event.

Event Rules:

  • Legends Series, Father’s Day Program Players, Kaiju Series Matt Holliday & Future Stars Jackson Holliday
  • Max Team | 99 OVR
  • Max Player | 99 OVR
  • Min Player | 75 OVR

June Topps Now –  Week 2 Moments

Play as Esteury Ruiz when he became the first player of the 2023 MLB Season to tally 30 stolen bases or take control of Nolan Jones as he hit a 472-foot home run earning a walk-off win for the Rockies.

Relive these and other Moments in the June Topps Now Week 2 Moments and Missions, available in the June Topps Now Other Program, to earn the following player items:

  • Brandon Crawford, RP San Francisco Giants (90 OVR)
  • Grae Kessinger, SS Houston Astros (91 OVR)
  • Coco Montes, 2B Colorado Rockies (91 OVR)
  • Kody Clemens, 1B Philadelphia Phillies (92 OVR)
  • Will Benson, RF Cincinnati Reds (92 OVR)
  • Randy Vasquez, SP New York Yankees (92 OVR)
  • Esteury Ruiz, CF Oakland Athletics (93 OVR)
  • Tom Cosgrove, RP San Diego Padres (93 OVR)
  • Will Brennan, RF Cleveland Guardians (94 OVR)
  • Nolan Jones, LF Colorado Rockies (95 OVR)
  • Andrew Abbott, SP Cincinnati Reds (95 OVR)
  • Jace Peterson, 2B Oakland Athletics (95 OVR)

Challenge of the Week 12

Try your hand at Challenge of the Week 12, available in Quick Play, for a chance to earn Stubs for use in MLB The Show 23.

Roster Update – Transactions

Alongside today’s content comes a Roster Update focused on Transactions intended to align your MLB The Show 23 rosters with the current MLB rosters and also introduces New Legend Matt Holliday.

Roster Updates focusing on Transactions will occur weekly while Roster Updates focusing on Attributes will occur every 3 weeks throughout the season, with the next Attributes Update currently scheduled for Friday, June 30th.