Welcome to Inside the Park Baseball, a innovative baseball role-playing game that lets YOU become a professional baseball player. Create your character from scratch, get drafted and then fight your way out of the minor leagues to "The Show". In your role as a big league ballplayer, you'll negotiate your contracts, spend your hard-earned money on some of the over 300 baseball items in the game, and manage aspects of your life both on and off the field. On the field, you can play every single game of your career, as a pitcher or hitter, with complete in-game control. Off the field, you can enjoy some rest and relaxation, study your craft to improve your abilities, or show off your trophy case. There's much more, too: schedule your training program, check all of your stats, get into bar fights with opposing players, if it can happen in real life, it can happen in Inside the Park.Will your rookie card be worth more than $1,000 or will it be just a worthless piece of paper? Will you become mired in contract negotiations and become a Free Agent? Will you get a phone call in the middle of the night, informing you that you've just been traded? For the answer to these questions, get inside the park now. ITP is based on the highly realistic and award-winning baseball engine Out of the Park Baseball. You can even import OOTP leagues and start your career there.