Rent Backyard Baseball for GC
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Backyard Baseball

Not Rentable
Also on:PS2
GF Rating
7.4

51 ratings

Gameplay Controls

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MENU CONTROLS
Control Stick Navigate Menu
Control Pad Navigate Menu
A Button Select, or Go to Next Screen, Skip Movie
B Button Cancel, or Return to Previous Screen

BATTING CONTROLS
Control Stick Position the Swing Spot (red circle), Left/Right = Access Batting Power-Ups (when earned)
A Button Swing the Bat, Select a Hit Type corresponding to the A Button
B Button Select a Hit Type corresponding to the B Button
X Button Select a Hit Type corresponding to the X Button
Y Button Select a Hit Type corresponding to the Y Button
L Button Opens stance for right-handed hitter
R Button Closes stance for right-handed hitter

RUNNING CONTROLS
Control Stick Up/Down/Left/Right = Select Target Base for Runner
Control Pad Up/Down/Left/Right = Select Target Base for Runner
A Button Send Runner to Target Base (after making contact with the ball), Up and A Button = 2nd Base, Left and A Button = 3rd Base, Down and A Button = Home Base. Steal a Base (before pitch is thrown), Up and A Button = steal 2nd Base, Left and A Button = steal 3rd Base, Down and A Button = steal Home Base.
B Button Force Runner to Return to Target Base, Right and B Button = 1st Base, Up and B Button = 2nd Base, Left and B Button = 3rd Base. Cancel Lead Off (before pitch is thrown), Right and B Button = cancel lead off from 1st Base, Up and B Button = cancel lead off from 2nd Base, Left and B Button = cancel lead off from 3rd Base. Cancel Steal (before pitch is thrown), Right and B Button = cancel steal from 1st Base, Up and B Button = cancel steal from 2nd Base, Left and B Button = cancel steal from 3rd Base.
Y Button LEad Off (before pitch is thrown), Up and Y Button = toward 2nd Base, Left and Y Button = toward 3rd Base, Down and Y Button = toward Home Base

PITCHING CONTROLS
Control Stick Position Pitching Circle, Left/Right = Access Pitching Power-Ups (when earned)
A Button Pitch the Ball. Select Pitch, select pitch corresponding to the A Button.
B Button Select Pitch, select pitch corresponding to the B Button. Pickoff Throw, C Stick Right or Control Stick Right and B Button = 1st Base, Up and B Button = 2nd Base, Left and B Button = 3rd Base.
X Button Select Pitch, select pitch corresponding to the X Button
Y Button Select Pitch, select pitch corresponding to the Y Button
Z Button Turn Pitch Locator On/Off

FIELDING CONTROLS
Control Stick Move Selected Fielder
A Button Select Fielder. A Button selects best fielder. Throw the Ball to a Fielder, C Stick Right or Control Stick Right and A Button = 1st Base, Up and A Button = 2nd Base, Left and A Button = 3rd Base, Down and A Button = Home Base, Neutral and A Button = Pitcher.
B Button Tag Base, Right and B Button = Tag 1st Base, Up and B Button = Tag 2nd Base, Left and B Button = Tag 3rd Base, Down and B Button = Tag Home Base.
X Button Dive to Catch.
L Button L Button and Control Stick = Change Defense - Outfield
R Button R Button and Control Stick = Change Defense - Infield