Apps for Moms: 5 Baseball Apps
If "Derek Jeter's butt" is the extent of your baseball knowledge, we're here to help. Learn all you need to know about the game (and have a little fun on the virtual field) with these spring-training-ready apps!
- EvriThing Baseball, Free (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad)
Wanna be a baseball know-it-all? This app pulls info from more than 15,000 sources (including MLB.com and Twitter) to keep you up-to-date on roster changes, team stats and pennant races. For true-blue fans, it has a channel for every team!
- Baseball Superstars 2012, Free (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android)
Hit it out of the park in a virtual ball game that lets you choose from several play modes, create a team from scratch—from logo to uniform to stadium!—draft super-players and challenge friends to a matchup.
- Ballpark Envi, 99 cents (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad)
Explore ballparks around the U.S. without leaving your local sandlot! Every current and historical MLB baseball stadium comes to your phone through pix, fun facts and even seating charts!
- Homerun Battle 3D, 99 cents (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android [$4.99])
Sluggers can battle it out in a home-run derby against friends or random opponents. Big scores unlock new equipment for your virtual player, and different game modes keep it interesting at home plate.
- D-Crypto Baseball, $1.99 (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad)
Baseball can be educational! This baseball trivia and word scramble game can school the kids as they form names of ball players and teams. Features free play and a major-league challenge mode.