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  Backyard Sports - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Backyard Sports is a successful series of video games that play on both consoles and computers.
Backyard Sports games were originally produced by the Humongous Entertainment company.
The year 2000 saw Backyard Baseball 2001, which had licenses from Major League Baseball and Major League Baseball Players Association, followed that fall by Backyard Soccer MLS Edition, which was licensed by Major League Soccer.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Backyard_Sports   (426 words)

  
 Backyard Sports -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Sports is a successful series of (A game played against a computer) video games that play on both (A scientific instrument consisting of displays and an input device that an operator can use to monitor and control a system (especially a computer system)) consoles and (A machine for performing calculations automatically) computers.
The first of the franchise to be licensed by a major sports league was 1999's Backyard Football, which featured (Click link for more info and facts about Steve Young) Steve Young and seven other Quarterback Club players.
Later that year, Backyard Hockey, a game licensed by the (Click link for more info and facts about NHL) NHL and the (Click link for more info and facts about NHLPA) NHLPA, was released.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/ba/backyard_sports.htm   (504 words)

  
 Backyard Baseball - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Backyard Baseball is a series of video games for the Game Boy Advance, PlayStation 2, GameCube and the PC.
It is one of four "Backyard Sports" games.
Backyard Baseball attempts to recreate the experience of playing baseball as children.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Backyard_Baseball   (109 words)

  
 Backyard Sports for the GBA - Game Boy Advance News at GameSpot   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Baseball is scheduled for release in June.
Backyard Wrestling 2 is just flat-out bad in most every way you can think of.
Backyard Wrestling: Don't Try This at Home is so unpolished that it's far more of a chore than a pleasure to play.
www.gamespot.com /gba/sports/backyardbaseball/news_2859556.html   (276 words)

  
 Sports titles spell fun for kids   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Never fear, the "Backyard Sports" playing fields are always open with virtual neighborhood kids looking for action.
For example, all the Backyard Kids have their own Sports Cards complete with stats on ball handling, outside and inside shooting, quickness and defense.
Backyard Football has some features not found in Backyard Basketball including the option to create and use your own plays and the ability to play over the Internet (PC only).
www.usatoday.com /tech/bonus/qa/2002/01/08/kids-and-computing.htm   (473 words)

  
 XGP Gaming: More and New Backyard Sports from Atari   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Skateboarding™, the newest addition to the award-winning Backyard Sports franchise, features professional skater Andy Macdonald and several new features unique to Skateboarding including vibrant 3-D worlds, signature moves from Macdonald and power-ups that let skaters accomplish signature Backyard tricks.
Backyard Basketball® for Nintendo’s Game Boy® Advance, featuring Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs, and Backyard Hockey® 2005 for Windows also join the Backyard Sports line-up this week.
All three games were developed by Atari’s Humongous Entertainment division, the creators and developers of the Backyard Sports series, the only sports series that let kids play with their favorite pro players as kid sized versions of themselves.
www.xgpgaming.com /news/news.php?id=724   (672 words)

  
 Apple - Games - Backyard Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
That’s the spirit of Backyard Sports: easy-to-play sports games that are geared toward kids, with junior versions of their favorite NBA, WNBA, and NFL stars thrown in for fun.
Both Backyard Football 2002 and Backyard Basketball feature basic, cartoon-like animation and simple gameplay that can be handled with a mouse or keyboard.
All Humongous releases are on hybrid CDs, which means that the Mac and PC versions of their games come on the same disc and in the same game box on store shelves.
home.comcast.net /~rafaelcalonzo/press/apple_backyardsports.htm   (747 words)

  
 Backyard Baseball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Baseball is a game created for video game consoles and computers by Humongous Entertainment.
It's time for Backyard Baseball to step up to the plate for consoles, with rosters of actual major league players portrayed as kids.
That's when I stumbled upon Backyard Baseball 2003, which is probably the...
www.2004seniorbaseballchampionship.ca /index.php?C=backyard-baseball&T=0   (334 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: Computer and Video Games: Backyard Baseball 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
We hope this software doesn't become a victim of its own success: the Backyard Kids are getting so good, it's only a matter of time before they start demanding astronomical salaries and brand-new stadiums.
The Backyard Kids are quirky and three-dimensional--the research done on the real players was exemplary as well.
Backyard Baseball 2003 will keep both young and old baseball fans engaged for a good long time.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/B0000645ZF   (797 words)

  
 Open Directory - Sports:Wrestling:Backyard Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Wrestling is a form of amateur wrestling that is not associated with any athletic commissions.
It grew from some friends getting together in their backyard and having wrestling matches; hence the name.
Backyard Wrestling resources are sites which are not specific to one backyard federation.
dmoz.org /Sports/Wrestling/Backyard_Wrestling/desc.html   (177 words)

  
 Backyard Wrestling 2 There Goes the Neighborhood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Wrestling 2: There Goes The Neighborhood (c) 2004 Eidos.
Published by Eidos, Inc. Backyard Wrestling and the Backyard Wrestling logo are registered trademarks of Backyard Wrestling, Inc. Paradox and the Paradox logo are trademarks of Paradox Development.
This product is not associated in any way with Atari, Inc., Humongous Entertainment and their Backyard Sports family of games.
www.eidosinteractive.com /gss/legacy/byw2/main.html   (94 words)

  
 "Backyard Baseball" @ sports-fitness-and-leisure.com
Backyard Baseball - Atari Backyard Baseball - PlayStation 2
Backyard Baseball is for every parent or coach looking for help developing their young players.
Backyard Baseball Backyard Baseball captures the fun and laughter of summer days spent playing sandlot baseball with the kids for the old neighborhood.
www.sports-fitness-and-leisure.com /baseball/backyard_baseball.html   (786 words)

  
 Phunzone Backyard/Outdoor Sports and Recreation Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Turn any backyard, neighborhood park, empty lot or field into a backyard golf course.
Developed by coaches for kids, it's the fun an easy way to learn to play.
BACKYARD GOLF™ is perfect for kids and adults:
www.phunzone.com /backyardgolf   (150 words)

  
 Backyard Sports Center Home
Here are a few pics of a recent job Backyard Sports Center recently completed In New Orleans for the newly renovated Stuart Hall Boys School on Carrolton Ave August 16, 2005.
This is a typical backyard in Iowa especially if your three kids play as much as theirs do in the backyard.
I suggested they consider turning that mud hole they dealt with every Spring into a "Backyard SportsCenter" to go with the new pool that was already contracted.
www.backyardsportscenter.com   (1230 words)

  
 Information Headquarters: Backyard Sports
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The series includes Backyard Basketball, Backyard Baseball, Backyard Football (American football), and Backyard Soccer.
Backyard Sports games are produced by the Humongous Entertainment company.
www.informationheadquarters.com /Video_games/Backyard_Sports.shtml   (280 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Backyard Sports Three Pack: Software   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
These three sports titles are geared toward kids, but have detailed, realistic gameplay to satisfy gamers of all ages.
He has become a sports expert and I think it has to do with these games.
Backyard Basketball is missin'.But now there is a Backyard Hockey.Bacyard Hockey is the hardest one to find but it is not in this game either.It only has Backyard Soccer,Backyard Baseball and Backyard Football.The newest one is Backyard Hockey.My favorite one is Backyard Baseball featuring Mike Piazza
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00005NFW1/help4wenetinasso   (601 words)

  
 The Backyard Youth Sports Foundation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Backyard Youth Sports Foundation, Inc. (BYSF) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) charitable organization established to provide support to the programs that provide irreplaceable activities for todayÂ’s youth and tomorrowÂ’s leaders.
Beside the physical and health benefits that youth sports programs provide throughout our communities, they also teach children the values of commitment, integrity and teamwork as well as the virtues of respect, patience and sportsmanship.
Equipment- The BYSF contacts professional sports organizations, local colleges, recreation centers and high schools to request donations of used and/or new equipment, which can be readily refurbished and turned over to the youth sports programs in need of this equipment.
www.bysf.org   (611 words)

  
 Backyard Sports Hits the Ice - Computing With Kids
In this series, children join a diverse group of “backyard kids” to play sports—but this group includes current professionals depicted as kids so the talent pool is extraordinary.
Backyard Hockey continues the excellence found in the other titles that make up the Backyard Sports series.
On the surface, Backyard Hockey is a fun and engaging sports simulation; underneath, it teaches a lot of decision-making.
www.computingwithkids.com /column/2003221.asp   (366 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Backyard Baseball: Computer & Video Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Catch all the great baseball excitement with the Backyard Kids and real pro baseball players as kids.
My son has played and enjoyed the pc versions of Backyard Baseball for a couple of years.
There for I think backyard is a failure.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00008G97D?v=glance   (1069 words)

  
 - SHOP.COM
You are provided with several options at the start of Backyard Baseball.
The rules for Backyard Baseball are a hybrid of Major and Little League rules.
In Backyard Football, football moves from the arenas and stadiums to the backyard as players assemble a team of seven kids to play either a single game or an entire season of backyard football.
www.shop.com /op/aprod-p18336865   (555 words)

  
 Backyard Sports 3 Pack   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Sports 3 Pack Includes 3 games: Backyard Baseball, Backyard Soccer and Backyard Football
Pick a team from the backyard kids and play on fields all around the neighborhood.
Backyard Baseball features all of the realism and statistics of adult baseball games, but with simple controls that even young players can master.
www.geodonka.com /backyardsports.html   (265 words)

  
 Backyard Sports hits the ice - 02/18/03   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In this series, children join a diverse group of "backyard kids" to play sports -- but this group includes current professionals depicted as kids so the talent pool is extraordinary.
Kid testers loved "Backyard Hockey." They liked being able to play at different difficulty levels, and the capability to play against a friend or the computer.
"Backyard Hockey" is a hands-on way to expose children to the game of hockey.
www.detnews.com /2003/techcolumns/0304/04/-85266.htm   (388 words)

  
 News: Atari Releases Three New Backyard Sports Games - GamersHell.com
Atari, Inc. today announced that three Backyard Sports titles have shipped to retail stores across North America: Backyard Basketball (GameCube), Backyard Hockey 2005 (PC) and Backyard Skateboarding.
Backyard Skateboarding(TM), the newest addition to the award-winning Backyard Sports franchise, features professional skater Andy Macdonald and several new features unique to Skateboarding including vibrant 3-D worlds, signature moves from Macdonald and power-ups that let skaters accomplish signature Backyard tricks.
The award-winning Backyard Sports line-up also includes Backyard Basketball® and Backyard Baseball(TM) for the Playstation® 2 computer entertainment system, and Backyard Basketball® 2004, Backyard Baseball(TM) 2005, Backyard Football® 2004 and Backyard Soccer(TM) 2004 for Windows.
www.gamershell.com /news/17527.html   (1049 words)

  
 Badminton: Horseshoes, Croquet, Pool Basketball, Tetherball, Basketball systems, Backyard Games, Pickleball, Pickle Ball
Sports 'n More is a corporation registered in the state of Virginia.
We offer only the finest equipment and apparel available for such sports as baseball, softball, basketball, soccer, volleyball, football, flag football, backyard sports, hockey, lacrosse, field hockey and more.
Sports 'n More is pleased to represent quality manufacturers as Adams USA, All-Star, DeMarini, Mizuno, Wilson, Worth, Neumann, Adidas, Jesco, Select Soccer, Douglas, Riddell, Baden, STX, deBeer, Louisville Slugger, Easton, Rawlings, Akadema, Spalding, Brine, ArcAngle, Dynamic, Nokona and High Five.
www.sportsnmore.com /outdoor   (258 words)

  
 Backyard Sports - Baseball & Soccer Plug n' Play TV Game - Wal-Mart
Backyard Sports - Baseball & Soccer Plug n' Play TV Game - Wal-Mart
Backyard Sports - Baseball & Soccer Plug n' Play TV Game
No playing ball in the house — unless it's Backyard Sports Soccer & Baseball, that is! Get ready for Backyard Sports action right in your living room with this 2-in-1 plug-n-play game.
www.walmart.com /catalog/product.gsp?product_id=4016281   (662 words)

  
 Best Educational Software of Year 2001
Backyard Basketball is the latest entry in the Backyard Sports series of sports sims designed especially for elementary-age kids.
Children can play at the level their abilities and preferences demand, be it a simple pick-up game or involved tournament play.
If you want your child to learn the importance of the team and the rules of the game all while he/she has a great time, this is the game to get.
www.edutainingkids.com /articles/artbestsoftware2001.html   (2297 words)

  
 Best Quality Sports Surfacing & Court Construction! Backyard Courts Sports Center- Basketball, Tennis, Volleyball, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Backyard Courts Sports Center- Basketball, Tennis, Volleyball, Paddle re-surface asphalt concrete
family the flexibilty to play their favorite sports and games.
Rozzi Sports & Courts is the Authorized Dealer for Rhino Sports for NY/ Metro
www.rozzisports.com   (155 words)

  
 Backyard Sports Three Pack (Win95/Win98/WinMe/Mac) - from CDAccess
Each sport features the realism and statistics of real games, but operates with simple controls that even the smallest coach can master.
Backyard Football features real NFL team names, logos and kid-versions of real-life pros.
Includes full versions of Backyard Baseball, Backyard Soccer and Backyard Football.
www.cdaccess.com /html/quick/back3pkdr.htm   (163 words)

  
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 411mania.com » Sports » Review: Backyard Wrestling (PS2)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
As much as I rant on Blockbuster, they do have a winner with their Game Pass idea.
Okay, so I take my “custom character” and start a single-player game, known affectionately as “Talk Show Mode.” Now, we come to one of those things that made me really look forward to this game.
They run a cut-scene, and a really well-done one at that, of this talk-show where this redneck character comes on and gripes about his brother (cousin, mom, whatever) wrestling in his backyard and slamming him into his barbecue grill.
www.411mania.com /games/reviews/article.php?reviews_id=2080   (3510 words)

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