GAME PLAY PROTOCOL AGAINST THE COMPUTER
THIS IS HOW TO START EVERY GAME YOU PLAY VERSUS THE COMPUTER AFTER YOU DO THIS A FEW TIMES IT WILL ONLY ADD 1-2 MINS.TO YOUR GAME TIME BUT WILL ALLOW YOU AND THE AWAY MANAGER THEIR WISH FOR WHO THEY WANT TO START THE GAME...PLEASE !!! BE A NICE ENOUGH FELLOW LEAGUE MEMBER TO FOLLOW YOUR OPPONENTS WISHES JUST AS YOU WANT THEM TO FOLLOW YOUR CHOICES WHEN PLAYING YOUR TEAM.
PLEASE ALSO WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW TO SHOW YOU HOW TO FOLLOW THESE STEPS.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS...ASK !!!
1..Open game to the NABL season file.
2..Pick your game from schedule
3..Games are marked Human vs. Human.
4..Click the left colum from "Unplayed" to "PLAY" to choose that game to play...Then click the "PLAY" button
5..The game preference screen comes up now..make sure on the bottom that both teams are marked "HUMAN" then click play.
6..The AWAY teams roster shows first..go to the "DAILY STARTERS tab..find the pitcher for that day..load him onto the line up in the P slot..
7..Now look under the line up box and click "VIEW OPPONENTS"..it takes you to the HOME teams roster screen..Now load your pitcher using the "DAILY STARTERS" tab and place your pitcher in the "P" spot in the line up the same way you loaded theirs.
NOW load your HOME team batting order however you want..If you have saved it load it from the R1 or L1 choices just as you will load the AWAY teams order in the next step.
8..Now click "VIEW OPPONENTS" again it goes back to the AWAY teams roster..NOW look below the line up box and see the word "LOAD" click that and choose the batting order to match the HOME starting pitcher.. R1 for righties & L1 for lefties.
IF you come up with a blank spot in the order due to a injury or other factor..
THIS IS THE ONLY TIME YOU MAY ADJUST THE AWAY TEAM LINE UP !!!
Choose the best player on the roster to fill that position.
After the game is over notify the away team and the commissioner to the issue and wait for an answer on what to do for the next game.
10..This will take you to the beginning stadium screen..now click "PLAY BALL"
11..NOW BEFORE YOU DO ANYTHING ELSE...Go to the upper left hand corner..click "OPTIONS" then "PREFERENCES"..on the bottom of the preference box change the away teams manager to "COMPUTER"
12..CLICK "PLAY" and play your game the computer is now in control of the AWAY team but you have loaded the starter and line up that the away manager WANTED used the rest of the choices are up to the computer.
"NEVER MAKE ANY CHOICES TO ALTER THE LINE UPS"if there is a problem please notify the away team manager and commissioner by either yahoo group email or personal email about the problem.
After that it is up to the computer and we will abide by the choices made by the computer !!