Baseball Boss Honors Fathers & Sons with New Card Set for Online Baseball Game

June 18, 2009

BASEBALL
BOSS® HONORS FATHERS & SONS WITH NEW CARD SET FOR ONLINE BASEBALL GAME


Friends and Rivals Series Continues with Salute to
Great Father and Son Duos in Baseball History 


In honor of Father’s Day (June
21), Challenge Online Games
®
(Challenge
Games®) today launches an expansion to its online baseball game. Baseball
Boss
®
Friends and Rivals Series II

features some of Major League
Baseball’s greatest father/son combos, spotlighted in this new set of
collectible cards for its online baseball game. 


The Friends and Rivals
Series II
trading card set is entirely free.  Registered Baseball Boss
players earn the cards connecting Baseball Boss with their Facebook
accounts and  promoting the game to their friends. Each card is numbered and
features photos of famous father and son combos. . There are 64 cards in this
set, and each is not only a limited edition collectible, but can be used in your
regular Baseball Boss game play as well.

 

“From
coaching Little Leagues to playing catch in the backyard , fathers and baseball
have been a cultural mainstay since baseball became the American national past
time in the early-1900s,” says Jeff Petry, Vice President  of Sports  & Licensed
Properties for Challenge Games. “Baseball Boss’ Friends and Rivals Series II
trading card set pays tribute to some superstar fathers and sons who played in
the big leagues, but is homage to fathers and sons everywhere.” 


Baseball Boss®

is one of the most innovative games to hit the baseball genre and is an official
licensee of MLB.com
TM.
Players collect and trade virtual Baseball Boss-branded baseball cards of
current and historical players. Players use those cards to create a baseball
team of their dreams from stars both past and present and challenge other
players through a variety of head-to-head game modes. Upon registration players
will receive three free collectible card packs.


For more information, please
visit

www.baseballboss.com
.