The Line Drive for April 19

Posted April 19th, 2015 at 10:15 am


The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings.

Check out this week’s articles written for Sporting News:
     •Tips from the Tap Sports Baseball 2015 developers
     •Taking a look at the first rookies added to MLB 15: The Show
     •Simulating the first round of the NBA Playoffs with NBA 2K15
EA Sports has confirmed Jordan Spieth for the roster with Rory McIlroy PGA Tour.
SCEA put out an infographic with first week stats from MLB 15: The Show.
New packs are being offered in MLB 15: The Show going for $10 each/12K Stubs.
Walkthrough video for MLB 15’s Diamond Dynasty mode from ThatSportsGamer.
Grantland has a great piece on how modders have kept MVP Baseball alive on PC.
Owen Good at Polygon explains how NBA 2K16 must fix mistakes of the series’ past.
The latest NBA 2K15 roster update returned injured players to non-Playoff teams.
EA Sports has added an in-game feedback app to NBA Live 15.
Details have been released on the latest roster update for NBA Live 15.
EA Sports simulated the entire Stanley Cup Playoffs with NHL 15.
More adjustments have been made to the Price Ranges in FIFA 15 Ultimate Team.
The FUT Transfer Market is back on mobile but only for those with Facebook login.
New developer blog discusses updates past and future for The Golf Club.
How to get the latest updated rosters for Out of the Park Baseball 16.
2K Sports just released a “sim” mobile wrestling game with WWE 2K15.
The Cleveland Browns revealed their new uniforms for the upcoming season.
The Milwaukee Bucks revealed their new logo and uniforms will follow this summer.
Take a look at what could be the new uniforms and logo for the Los Angeles Clippers.
Blu-ray releases this week are headlined by Taken 3.
New theatrical trailer released for Ant-Man which comes out July 17.
Check out the teaser trailer for Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Check out the second teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.