2K Sports announced today that they are partnering with seven MLB players who will serve as not only spokesmen for the game, but gameplay advisors as well. 2K is referring to this group as their "MLB council", and the list includes:
Each athlete will be working closely with the 2K Sports development team in order provide expertise on various aspects of the game, including helping to make the pitcher-batter interface as realistic as possible. According to the press release, "these players will also appear in an upcoming 'Pitchers vs. Hitters' video series that will highlight the intense battle from the mound to the batter's box in 'Major League Baseball 2K10.'"
"Major League Baseball 2K10" is rated E for Everyone and will be available on March 2, 2010 for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 2, PSP, Wii, Nintendo DS, and Windows PC.