Best Baseball Games for Kids

Are your kids tired of baseball games that are a swing and a miss? Looking to find a grand slam for the family? Check out our picks for baseball games available on a variety of consoles that truly knock it out of the park. This list contains home-run titles for a variety of ages, from the smallest to the biggest sluggers in the family. For more all-star baseball media, check out our picks for the best baseball books and movies. So grab your family, a box of Cracker Jack, and get ready to swing for the fences. Just remember to give yourself a few breaks along with the seventh-inning stretch!

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GAME

Peanuts: It's the Big Game, Charlie Brown!

age 6+

Simple baseball sim wrapped up in fun adventure.

Platforms: Mac, Windows (2007)
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GAME

Backyard Baseball '10

age 7+

Kid versions of baseball pros play in simple sports sim.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2 (2009)
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GAME

Backyard Sports: Sandlot Sluggers

age 7+

Fabulous baseball game promotes exercise, sportsmanship.

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GAME

Little League World Series 2010

age 7+

Wholesome baseball sim is loads of colorful fun.

Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 (2010)
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GAME

Mario Super Sluggers

age 7+

Charming baseball title that's easy to play.

Platforms: Nintendo Wii (2008)
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GAME

MLB The Show 16

age 8+

Fine-tuned baseball game is a home run, but full of ads.

Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 (2016)
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GAME

MLB The Show 17

age 8+

Latest baseball sim almost knocks it out of the park.

Platforms: PlayStation 4 (2017)
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GAME

MLB The Show 18

age 8+

Great baseball sim just misses knocking it out of the park.

Platforms: PlayStation 4 (2018)
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GAME

Super Mega Baseball

age 8+

Energetic baseball game hits a home run.

Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 (2014)
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GAME

DualPenSports

age 9+

Sports game's unique two-stylus control works well.

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS (2011)
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GAME

Major League Baseball 2K11

age 9+

Good baseball sim improves over previous year's version.

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GAME

The Bigs 2

age 10+

Fun, aggressive arcade version of pro baseball.

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GAME

MLB Dugout Heroes

age 12+

Free multiplayer online game for baseball lovers.

Platforms: Windows (2009)
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