The official MLB At Bat and NHL apps on iOS have introduced a new update today that allows users to change the app’s icon to their favorite team’s logo. The new feature comes as a part of a developer related change in iOS 10.3 allowing apps to request permission to change the app icons.

The At Bat and NHL’s usage of the new iOS 10.3 feature is a welcome show of what’s possible with app icon changes. Being able to customize the app’s icon when desired can help create a more personalized feel to a user’s homescreen, especially when it comes to dedicated fans.

How to change At Bat & NHL’s Home Screen Icon

  1. Download the At Bat update from the iOS App Store
  2. Open the app and head to More → Settings → Set Home Screen Icon
  3. Select your favorite team from the list
  4. Tap ‘OK’ on prompt alerting you that you have changed the icon

The At Bat or NHL app update can be downloaded for free from the iOS App Store now.

Thanks Nathan!