TAKE 2 TAKES TWO, GETS ON BASE WITH MLB


Take 2 Interactive has reached an agreement in principle with the Major League Baseball Players Association to develop and publish baseball video games. Under this seven-year deal, Take 2 will have exclusive rights among third-party publishers to develop and market baseball video games. Video game system manufacturers will still be able to develop and publish baseball simulation games for their own platforms. Given recent similar agreements between EA and the NFL, ESPN, and Reebok, it seems like there are few professional sports leagues left without exclusive contracts with game developers. But here's a free tip: we hear curling is still up for grabs...

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