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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

How Strat-O-Matic Baseball Changed My Life Forever - Culture –

Although I now play Dynasty League Baseball, I spent hours upon hours playing Strat-O-Matic through the years.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 28, 2016 at 08:28 AM | 4 comment(s)
  Beats: board games, games, simulations, strat-o-matic

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Strat-O-Matic Baseball 365 review - Beyond the Box Score

Is anyone playing this game?

Final thoughts: Overall, I thought the game definitely had some appeal, especially the regularly-updating player cards. I didn’t get to play for a full 162-game season, but getting a whole season’s worth of stats to look at for every MLB player would be very interesting as well. However, the combination of the cost and the fact that it just wasn’t differentiated enough from fantasy baseball is what really drove me away from recommending this product. On the other hand, they do offer a one-week free trial, and I will encourage you to try it for yourself if the sound of 365 interests you.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 15, 2016 at 09:58 AM | 18 comment(s)
  Beats: games, reviews, simulations



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