The Finest are Crowned for Every Franchise in MLB® The Show™ 22

November 4th, 2022

The Finest of the Franchise Featured Program is here, loaded with 99 OVR player items representing all 30 MLB clubs. These players dominated the MLB regular season, and can take your Diamond Dynasty squad to the top. Earn the Finest by playing Missions, Moments, a brand-new Event, Conquest Map, Battle Royale and complete the Finest Collection in MLB The Show 22.

Finest of the Franchise

American League

Adley Rutschman, C Baltimore Orioles (99 OVR)

Xander Bogaerts, SS Boston Red Sox (99 OVR)

Nestor Cortes Jr., SP New York Yankees (99 OVR)

Shane McClanahan, SP Tampa Bay Rays (99 OVR)

Vladimir Guerrero Jr., 1B Toronto Blue Jays (9 OVR)

Jose Ramirez, 3B Cleveland Guardians (99 OVR)

Dylan Cease, SP Chicago White Sox (99 OVR)

Tarik Skubal, SP Detroit Tigers (99 OVR)

Bobby Witt Jr., SS Kansas City Royals (99 OVR)

Jhoan Duran, RP Minnesota Twins (99 OVR)

Jose Altuve, 2B Houston Astros (99 OVR)

Taylor Ward, RF Los Angeles Angels (99 OVR)

Sean Murphy, C Oakland Athletics (99 OVR)

Julio Rodriguez, CF Seattle Mariners (99 OVR)

Adolis Garcia, CF Texas Rangers (99 OVR)

National League

Spencer Strider, SP Atlanta Braves (99 OVR)

Sandy Alcantara, SP Miami Marlins (99 OVR)

Pete Alonso, 1B New York Mets (99 OVR)

Aaron Nola, SP Philadelphia Phillies (99 OVR)

Joey Meneses, 1B Washington Nationals (99 OVR)

Nico Hoerner, SS Chicago Cubs (99 OVR)

Hunter Greene, SP Cincinnati Reds (99 OVR)

Hunter Renfroe, RF Milwaukee Brewers (99 OVR)

Bryan Reynolds, CF Pittsburgh Pirates

Nolan Arenado, 3B St. Louis Cardinals (99 OVR)

Daulton Varsho, RF Arizona Diamondbacks (99 OVR)

Daniel Bard, CP Colorado Rockies (99 OVR)

Freddie Freeman, 1B Los Angeles Dodgers (99 OVR)

Manny Machado, 3B San Diego Padres (99 OVR)

Logan Webb, SP San Francisco Giants (99)OVR)

Finest of the Franchise Boss Moments

Earn 90,000 XP (3,000 XP per Moment) towards the Finest of the Franchise Program by taking on Moments featuring the 30 Bosses in some of their most memorable plays from the 2022 season.

Finest of the Franchise Event

Add Finest Jose Abreu (at 15 wins), Finest Felix Bautista (at 20 wins), Finest Michael Harris II (at 25 wins), and Finest Jacob deGrom (at 30 wins) to your Diamond Dynasty squad by trying your hand in the Finest of Franchise Event.

Event Rules:

  • Build a team with Finest series (Retro, Classic and 2022), Postseason (Past and 2022), plus Live Series players
  • 3-inning games
  • All-Star Difficulty

2022 Finest Collection

As you start acquiring the 2022 Finest player items through the Featured Program, Event and Battle Royale, you can collect them to earn 4 more in the Finest Collection! 

Look under the Legends & Flashbacks Collections to unlock these 2022 Finest player items:

  • Collect 15: Byron Buxton, CF Minnesota Twins (99 OVR)
  • Collect 20: Max Scherzer, SP New York Mets (99 OVR)
  • Collect 25: Edwin Diaz, CP New York Mets (99 OVR)
  • Collect 30: Paul Goldschmidt, 1B St. Louis Cardinals (99 OVR)

Chase Pack Set 5

The all-new Chase Pack Set 5 features 2022 Finest Corbin Burnes! The Brewers ace was an All-Star and the National League strikeout leader during the regular season. 

The Chase Pack Set 5 guarantees 1 Gold or better player item with a chance to find the featured player item, 2022 Finest Corbin Burnes. A Chase Pack Set 5 is guaranteed from The Show 50-Pack Bundle, with every individual The Show Pack maintaining a chance to drop a Chase Pack as well.