MLB 13: The Show cover voting opens
Fans to select the cover athlete for the latest baseball video game
Sony Computer Entertainment America has announced today the launch of the Major League Baseball 13 Cover Showdown. Fans will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite MLB player to be on the cover of the upcoming MLB 13 The Show.
This will mark the first time ever in the franchise's history that fans will decide which MLB superstar will grace the cover of The Show. The winner will serve as the official spokesperson for the game.
Seven of the top athletes in the sport have announced their candidacy to be on the cover of MLB 13 The Show. The ballplayers participating in the contest are Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera; Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp; Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun; New York Yankees' CC Sabathia; Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen; San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey; and Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper.
The MLB 13 Cover Showdown officially begins on January 7, 2013 and will conclude on January 11, 2013. Voting takes place at mlb.com/covervote, where fans can send a tweet or make a Facebook post in support of their favorite player. Fans can also vote directly from Twitter, just by including an athlete's unique hashtag in any tweet.
MLB 13 The Show is set to release this Spring on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita.