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Gameplay Controls

All-Star Baseball 2005
GamePlay:

Play through the Tutorial Mode to help you master the controls and other aspects of the game.

When Fielding or Base Running, each action button on the PS2 Controller matches a base: Circle = 1st Base, Triangle = 2nd Base, Square = 3rd Base, X = Home Plate.

MENU CONTROLS
Directional Buttons Move highlight/toggle settings
X Button Confirm/advance
Triangle Button Help menu
Circle Button Cancel/back
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move highlight/toggle settings

ON THE MOUND - PITCH SELECT CONTROLS
X Button Throw pitch (hold to use sidestep motion)
Triangle Button Select pitch type (if available)
Square Button Select pitch type
Circle Button Select pitch type (if available)
L2 Button Cycle outfield defensive menu
L1 Button Cycle infield defensive menu
R2 Button Select pitch type (if available)
R1 Button Select pitch type (if available)
Start Button Pause
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move pitch target
R3 Button Access manager menu

ON THE MOUND - POST-PITCH SELECT CONTROLS
X Button Throw pitch (hold to use sidestep motion)
Triangle Button Pick off to Second
Square Button Pick off to Third
Circle Button Pick off to First
L1 Button Bean ball
R1 Button Pitch out
Start Button Pause
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move pitch target

ON THE MOUND - MID-WINDUP CONTROLS
Square Button Pick off to Third
Circle Button Pick off to First
Start Button Pause
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move pitch target
Combo #1 L Trigger + Circle = Hold for catcher pickoff to First
Combo #2 L Trigger + Triangle = Hold for catcher pickoff to Second
Combo #3 L Trigger + Square = Hold for catcher pickoff to Third

IN THE FIELD - BEFORE BALL IS FIELDED CONTROLS
X Button Future-throw to Home Plate
Triangle Button Future-throw to 2nd Base
Square Button Future-throw to 3rd Base
Circle Button Future-throw to 1st Base
L2 Button Change fielder
L1 Button Future-throw to relay man
R2 Button Jump/scale wall
R1 Button Dive
Start Button Pause
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move highlighted fielder
Right analog stick (R3 Button when pressed down) Up = Zoom camera out, Down = Zoom camera in, Left = Rotate camera left, Right = Rotate camera right

IN THE FIELD - AFTER BALL IS FIELDED CONTROLS
X Button Throw to Home Plate
Triangle Button Throw to 2nd Base
Square Button Throw to 3rd Base
Circle Button Throw to 1st Base
L1 Button Throw to relay man, cut off throw, let throw through
Start Button Pause
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move player
Right analog stick (R3 Button when pressed down) Up = Zoom camera out, Down = Zoom camera in, Left = Rotate camera left, Right = Rotate camera right

BATTING AND BASE RUNNING - PRE-PITCH SELECT CONTROLS
X Button Practice swing
Square Button Toggle contact/power icon (if applicable)
Circle Button Show bunt
L2 Button Initiate pitch type and location guess
L1 Button Increase all runners' leads
R1 Button Decrease all runners' leads
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move batting cursor or sac bunt direction
Right analog stick (R3 Button when pressed down) Tilt batting cursor
Combo #1 L1 + Square or Triangle or X = Send steal signal or manually steal (only on higher difficulty levels)

BATTING AND BASE RUNNING - PITCH TYPE/LOCATION GUESS CONTROLS
Directional Buttons Select location of pitch
L2 Button Hold to stay in guess mode, when released, pitch type/location guess mode is deactivated
Combo #1 L2 + Square = Select corresponding pitch type
Combo #2 L2 + Triangle = Select corresponding pitch type
Combo #3 L2 + X = Select corresponding pitch type
Combo #4 L2 + Circle = Select corresponding pitch type
Combo #5 L2 + R1 = Select corresponding pitch type
Combo #6 L2 + R2 = Select corresponding pitch type

BATTING AND BASE RUNNING - POST-PITCH SELECT/MID-WINDUP CONTROLS
X Button Swing
Square Button Toggle contact/power icon
Circle Button Drag bunt
L1 Button Increase all runners' leads/advance
R1 Button Decrease all runners' leads/dive back
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move batting cursor/move bunt direction
Right analog stick (R3 Button when pressed down) Tilt batting cursor
Combo #1 L1 + Square or Triangle or X = Send steal signal or manually steal (only on higher difficulty levels)

BATTING AND BASE RUNNING - BALL IN PLAY CONTROLS
L1 Button Advance all runners
R1 Button Return all runners
L3 Button Stop all runners
R3 Button Stop all runners
Combo #1 L1 + Square = Advance runner on 3rd Base
Combo #2 L1 + Triangle = Advance runner on 2nd Base
Combo #3 L1 + Circle = Advance runner on 1stBase
Combo #4 R1 + Square = Return runner to 3rd Base
Combo #5 R1 + Triangle = Return runner to 2nd Base
Combo #6 R1 + Circle = Return runner to 1st Base