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    Backyard Baseball 2003

    Game » consists of 1 releases. Released Jun 07, 2002

    Backyard Baseball 2003 features 30 playable Major League players, as kids.

    Short summary describing this game.

    Backyard Baseball 2003 last edited by SpongeBat1 on 01/19/19 01:20PM View full history

    Backyard Baseball 2003 is a baseball sim, with characters that are cartoon kids, not realistic player models. While it has a set of fictional kids known to the franchise it also includes a number of real MLB players, as cartoon modeled kids.


    MLB Players

    Backyard Baseball has 30 real Major League Baseball players. One from every team during the 2003 MLB season.

    1. Nomar Garciaparra
      Player Select Screen
      Player Select Screen
    2. Greg Vaughn
    3. Alex Rodriguez
    4. Frank Thomas
    5. Jimmy Rollins
    6. Todd Helton
    7. Albert Pujols
    8. Barry Bonds
    9. Randy Johnson
    10. Richie Sexson
    11. Jeff Bagwell
    12. Jeff Conine
    13. Chipper Jones
    14. Derek Jeter
    15. Troy Glauss
    16. Mike Piazza
    17. Brad Radke
    18. Carlos Delgado
    19. Ken Griffey Jr.
    20. Vladimer Guerrero
    21. Sammy Sosa
    22. Carlos Beltran
    23. Tim Hudson
    24. Jim Thome
    25. Phil Nevin
    26. Cliff Floyd
    27. Jason Kendall
    28. Ichiro
    29. Bobby Higginson
    30. Jason Giambi

    Fictional Players

    Backyard Baseball 2003 also includs 30 fictional players. These are the same characters that are in other Backyard Sports Games.

    1. Jocinda Smith
      Marky Dubois
      Marky Dubois
    2. Ronny Dobbs
    3. Mario Luna
    4. Achmed Khan
    5. Tony Delvecchio
    6. Dimitri Petrovich
    7. Gretchen Hasselhoff
    8. Lueane Lui
    9. Kimmy Eckman
    10. Ricky Johnson
    11. Annie Frazier
    12. Mikey Thomas
    13. Lisa Crocket
    14. Amir Khan
    15. Sally Dobbs
    16. Pete Wheeler
    17. Dante Robinson
    18. Vicki Kawaguchi
    19. Reese Worthington
    20. Kenny Kawaguchi
    21. Stephanie Morgan
    22. Sidney Weber
    23. Ashely Weber
    24. Angela Delvecchio
    25. Marky Dubois
    26. Pablo Sanchez
    27. Billy Jean Blackwood
    28. Jorge Garcia
    29. Ernie Steele
    30. Kiesha Phillips

    Gameplay Types

    There are four main gameplay types:

    Season Mode

    Manager screen
    Manager screen

    Season Mode puts you in the Manager chair, letting you draft your team. You may choose from a selection of 30 fiction characters and 30 real MLB players. You put together a team of nine players, one for every position. You may choose where each player will play, and where they will hit in the batting order. If you win enough games, you will go to the play-offs, and then the championship.

    Single Game

    Single Game screen
    Single Game screen

    In this game type, you are first presented with a screen (see right) that lets you choose your difficulty, length (in innings), if errors are on, and what field you will play on. Once done, you go pick your players, dodgeball style, alternating picks. You then go play your single game.

    Batting Practice

    In Batting Practice, you choose one player who then hits batting practice. Robotic pitching machine, Mr. Clankey, pitches you a selection of pitches. You can choose whether he throws you a fastball, slow ball, right curve, or left curve.

    Spectator Mode

    In Spectator Mode, you simply watch a game being played. You do not choose teams or anything. You simply watch the game being played.

    Create A Player Mode

    In this mode, you are able to create a player specific to:

    • Gender
    • Ethnicity
    • Hair style
    • Head shape
    • Name
      Create A Player
      Create A Player
    • Nickname
    • Right or Left handed
    • Abilities (stats)
    • Birthday


    Major League Teams
    Major League Teams
    • There are four different difficulties. Easy, Medium, Hard and Teeball
    • You can play Tee-ball in this game.
    • If you create a player, and make his name "Lemon Boy" he will be all maxed out in stats.
    • You can pick to play as 6 custom teams.
    • You can also play as every major league team.

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