In Cal Ripken's Real
, a massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) about
baseball, enthusiasts and gamers compete in 3D virtual
stadiums. Players use an avatar to bat, pitch, field, run, steal and
perform any baseball action. Participants can practice, play pick-up
games, join or found their own teams, compete against rival teams, play
in specialized tournaments, and win league championships in post-season
play. Gamers create their own characters and build their skill level
(player stats) through successful play on the field against other real
human players--all in a first-person persepctive.

Cal Ripken's Real
announced today they would host a large
tournament scheduled to begin on May 5, 2008, Cinco de Mayo. The Cinco
de Mayo Invitational will be a single elimination
tournament. The registration period begins today and will be
open until May 4, 2008.  Players can earn their share of over
$2,000 in prizes. Prizes include memberships to and JRO
High Performance Sunglasses from Elite Eyewear.

To whet your appetite for online baseball action, check out the teaser
video below:

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To read the latest guides, news, and features you can visit our Cal Ripken's Real Baseball Game Page.

Last Updated: Mar 13, 2016

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Jeff joined the Ten Ton Hammer team in 2004 covering EverQuest II, and he's had his hands on just about every PC online and multiplayer game he could since.


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