In addition to being able to access All-Star Week content such as the Home Run Derby and All-Star Game, the updated app also adds customized push notifications for the MLB News channel and “in-progress video highlights within the Gameday Plays interface.”
iPhone users are also getting a brand new UI with a revamped news section & sortable statistics, as well as the ability to have “Gameday data synched with live audio broadcasts.”
MLB is currently offering a subscription for the discounted price of $9.99 for the remainder of the 2013 season.
What’s New in Version 6.2.0
• Follow All-Star Week live from New York, including the Home Run Derby and All-Star Game • Added the MLB News channel for customized push notifications • Watch in-progress video highlights within the Gameday Plays interface • Updated user interfaces (iPhone only) • Available Gameday data synched with live audio broadcasts (iPhone only) • Highlights now include full description of each clip • Overall maintenance improvements