UPDATE: MLB The Show 21 servers will be going down once again today for PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and Xbox One gamers.
Following server downtime on Saturday – and during this week and last week in general – MLB The Show 21 server maintenance is scheduled again for Sunday May 2.
As with previous server downtimes, MLB The Show 21 servers will be taken offline at 4am pacific time which is 7am eastern and 12pm BST.
Announcing the latest round of MLB The Show server downtime the @MLBTheShow Twitter posted: “Server maintenance is scheduled at 4 AM PT on Sunday 5/2/21. Please complete all games prior to that time. Thank you.”
ORIGINAL: MLB The Show 21 fans will see servers go down once again today for maintenance.
This month will continue as the previous one ended, with MLB The Show 21 servers being taken offline on Saturday May 1.
As with previous server downtimes, MLB The Show 21 will be going down at 4am pacific / 7am eastern / 12pm BST.
PlayStation and Xbox gamers are advised to finish all games before then.
The MLB The Show 21 Twitter posted: “Server maintenance is scheduled at 4 AM PT on Saturday 5/1/21. Please complete all games prior to that time. Thank you.”
The latest server downtime comes the day after a server update and new game update was released.
Game update 3 is out now on PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X, S and Xbox One, with the new patch bringing to the table a roster download error fix among plenty of other things.
Announcing the release of this patch yesterday the MLB The Show 21 Twitter posted: “Game Update 3 & server update @ 4 AM PT on 4/30/21 includes.
“Increased progression rate of Ballplayer fundamentals. Search functions in the Stadium Creator Vault. Roster download error fix.
“Please complete all games prior to that time”.
The new MLB The Show 21 update doesn’t bringing any gameplay tweaks but adds plenty of fixes.
Here is a list of the gameplay fixes update 3 adds, and if you want to reach the full patch notes then click here.
Fixed a bug where a player would dive tag when it wasn’t necessary
Fixed an issue where left handed pitchers would turn the wrong direction when covering home
Fixed an issue where the catcher would occasionally not attempt to tag a runner stealing home
Fixed an occasional freeze that would happen when the offensive player steals on a bases loaded while swinging on strike 3
Pinch runner substitution will now only prompt user of extra runner on 2nd if they should be replaced
Players that are due up are now visible in the quick menu on offence and defence
Fixed an issue where players would occasionally “freeze” after the defensive users selects a secondary pitch
Fixed an issue where users were not able to pick up the ball after a diving stop
Fixed an issue where catchers would throw after a throw cancel
Fixed an issue that would occasionally cause a soft lock after a homerun
Fixed a visual bug that would cause player cards getting stuck on the screen for the offensive user
Fixed a bug that would cause a runner to disappear when they were also called to the on-deck circle in Showdown
Fixed a soft lock that would occasionally happen when the defensive player makes a substitution
Fixed an issue that would cause hitter tendencies to not display in player cards in game