If you want your whole team to have all a+'s in every category, whether it be pitching or batting go to Special Features, Roster Management, Player Editor then switch from free agents to the team you want by pressing the side to side arrow keys. Then pick the people you want to change, and go to batting features, pitching features (if necessary), and defensive features. Whenever you change the players stats be sure to press start to exit otherwise it won't save the change. Example if you went to batting features and changed power to a+ then you would have to press start to exit.
If you want to hit better, put the thing on Classic-Slow when you start a game. They will pitch it slow so you can hit farther.
Easy Wins in Franchise Mode
Allright.1st pick a good team like the Yankees.2nd Trade Rivera and Mussina to the Dodgers for Gagne. If it says this will put the Dodgers over the player limit add a poor Dodger player to the trade. When you get him trade all your Starting Pitchers for strong Power hitters. Put the inning setting on 1.Make Gagne start every game, since he only pitches 1 inning a game he shouldn't be tired until about the 10th time he's pitched in a row. After this go get Billy Koch from the White Sox. Switch the pitchers around about every 10 games. You should with your power hitters and great pitching you should almost never lose.
Big Heads, Big Hands, Hockey Helmet etc.
If your wondering how to get big heads and stuff just go to special features at the main screen then go to player cards. If you have played a game you will be able to get 1 packet of cards. buy the packet and see if you get a cheat (example:if you get a bobble head cheat you can go to QuickPLay on the top of your main screen. pick your team then when you get to pick your field go down to the bottom of the screen and it will say cheat no cheat enabled. point right with your left thumbstick and it will say what you got cheats you got in the packs. pick the one you want and press a. you will play with the cheat you enabled.
If you let your pitcher stay still for a while you will be taunted by the announcers.
Get Barry Bonds!
ok, so you see that on the Giants roster Barry isn't there, he signed some deal that said he couldn't be. you see "wes mailman"? he is the one that took his place
just change the skin color and the name and BING you have Barry Bonds!
When your player hits a homerun and it shows him running to home press R1 or L1.Your player will blow kisses at the audience. (If you are Home team you will be cheered if your away you will be booed.)
If you have a franchise on this game, go to the main menu of franchise mode. Once there, go down to "GM Office", then go to "Roster Management". Select "Player Editor" and use the Left Analog-stick to move left or right to find your franchise team. After finding your team, the game will show a list of all the players on it. Go down to any one of them and you will be able edit their attributes to make them the best as possible. Do this to every one of your team members to dominate the league.
See the pitch location before swinging
To see the pitch location, press the start button almost immediately after the pitch is thrown. You will see where it is, and have time to press start and move the batting cursor into the area of the pitch to swing. It allows for less strikeouts and more hits and contact.
Play an exhibition game with two players. Do not let them get a hit until the bottom 9th. Then walk four batters. Then finish the game without them getting another hit. After The game go to special features then go to player cards. Then click on Buy packs. You should be able to buy 100 packs.
900+ Points In 1 game
(This cheat requires 2 controls) Choose any 2 teams and play a 9 inning game on manager difficulty. Play a perfect game with the both teams until you reach the 9th inning. When its the bottom of the 9th score 1 point to win the game with the home team to finish the game. When the game is over a screen will appear and tell you that you have earned 900 or more points.
Unlock Babe Ruth!
Just hit 60 homeruns in a regular season.
Beanball the batters until you have one pitcher left. Your pitcher cannot be ejected from the game since he is your final pitcher. I do this just to hit them.