PS3 ‘MLB 2K8’ Discounted to $39.99 for MLB Opening Day

In celebration of opening day around Major League Baseball, Amazon’s videogame “Deal of the Day” features one of this year’s hot hardball titles at a dramatically reduced price.

For today only, Amazon has lowered the price of the Playstation 3 version of 2K Sports MLB 2K8 from $59.99 to $39.99, a rare 33% savings for a newly released title.

With scores already coming across the wire including the Diamondbacks winning a pitching dual with the Reds and Jim Thome teeing off against his former team, it’s definitely time to officially “play ball!”

Click here to order MLB 2K8 on PS3 for only $39.99 at

MLB 2K 8 features the duo Jon Miller and Hall of Famer Joe Morgan in the broadcast booth; unparalleled ball-to-bat contact; new and improved player walk-ups, batting stances, waggles, home run celebrations, step-ins and step-outs.

Also featured are Total Pitch Control, a revolutionary right analog stick pitching system where right stick motions and timing determine pitch type, speed and accuracy; and Precision Throw Control, unlimited throw types and trajectories using real-world physics and Inside Edge data bring realism and variety to every defensive play on the field.

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