Baseball Prospectus reviewed OOTP 13 and says "OOTP 13 has raised the bar to a Matt Kemp-like level of greatness. It remains the Triple Crown of computer baseball sims.".
Daily Skew looks at OOTP 13 and says they "recommend it without any reservations."
"OOTP13 is the go-to game for baseball sports sims fans," says Inside Mac Games.
Game Chronicles gives OOTP 13 5 stars and says: "trust me when I say that if you like baseball in any way, shape, or form, that OOTP 13 is well worth the money. This game has the staying power and can provide you with hours upon hours of pure baseball enjoyment!"
"I guarantee, if you're a baseball geek like me (and I gather that most of you are), this game will ruin your life - and I mean that in the most positive way possible." So says Travis Reitsma at Getting Blanked.
Operation Sports gave Out of the Park Baseball 13 a 9.5/10: "OOTP 13 represents the current pinnacle of text and baseball sims, and is a game nearly all baseball fans will enjoy."
"Once again, the new edition of Out of the Park Baseball has been released, and the 2012 edition has taken a leap forward from previous versions in terms of interface and features," says Jonah Falcon at Game Stooge, who gives the game 5 stars.
Quarter to Three gave OOTP 13 five stars and says "I highly recommend this as a supplemental experience to today's console baseball titles".
Steven Carter of Game Over Online says OOTP 13 "is easily the most realistic baseball simulation that I've ever played, and it's a game that I expect all baseball fans will enjoy."
Edwin Milheim at Impulse Gamer says "you are in for a real treat indeed" with OOTP 13.
FanGraphs gives OOTP 13 a 97/100 score and says: "This is an incredible game with an active AI, an improved interface, an unmatched financial aspect, and an altogether addicting gameplay." (Be sure to check out the video review too.)
Brewerfan.net has this to say about OOTP 13: "You're not going to find a more comprehensive, strategy-driven baseball game out there ... You will get an unparalleled level of control when it comes to in-game and front office decisions and more stats than you could ever dream of to help aid those decisions."
"Once again, I have no problem strongly recommending [OOTP 13] to any wannabe GMs, managers, or owners," says Jon Wilt at Orioles Hangout.
OOTP 13 "takes baseball simulation to the extreme and gives you an incredible amount of options to mold your league into exactly what you want," says Rays Colored Glasses.
Examiner.com looks at OOTP 13 and says it "would be worth even double the price".
Gaming Trend says: "Out of the Park Baseball 13 is the most complete baseball simulation on the market. Period."
"Without hesitation I give this game a 10/10, 5 stars, and an A+ - using any metric you want Out of the Park Baseball 13 is Out Of This World!" says Ben's Baseball Bias.
"Folks, [OOTP 13] is a 10/10 if I have ever seen one. Easily the best baseball simulator I have ever played, and it is one with infinite replay value." So says Eric at The Warning Sign.
No High Scores says: "I'm giving OOTP 13 the very first ever No High Scores High Score Award."
Troy Patterson at Hardball Times gives OOTP 13 a 9/10 score and calls it "a real gem".
SEAMHEADS.COM calls OOTP 13 "Perhaps The Best Sports Simulation Game Ever"
Advanced Fantasy Baseball wrote "I must warn you. This game is thoroughly addictive. I guarantee that you will be hooked five minutes after you complete your download."
About.com: "Just one more pitch will become just one more game that will become just one more season, until you're hopelessly hooked"
Mop-Up Duty says "I give the game a huge recommendation and consider it a must-buy for baseball sim fans."
"How to improve on perfection?" asks Red Sox Nation - Alberta and adds "If I had scored last year's game I would have given it a 10/10. With the improvements to the latest version, OOTP13 scores an 11/10. The worst thing about it? It is highly addictive. Enjoy!"
CARDINAL70.COM: "There are so many ways that you can have fun with this game, you'll wish you were back in college with all that free time."
Old Time Family Baseball: "OOTP 13 is the best and most realistic simulation that I've ever played."
Infield fly: "Want a new baseball addiction? Give OOTP 13 a try - I'm sold on OOTP 13. If you're into baseball simulation games, you won't find a better product."
Bluebird Banter: "[OOTP 13] is great fun. [You get to] do all the things that a real GM does ... I love the game."
Bugs And Cranks says about OOTP 13: "A solid screaming double of a game! Out of the Park 13 is well worth the money and will give you weeks and months of enjoyment!"
justinjabs.com: "I am pleased to say that I have found the ultimate satisfaction when it comes to satisfying my armchair GM itch: Out of the Park Baseball 13."
Brew Crew Ball says: "This year's game is incredible. I gave it a 9/10 last year, and am bumping it up to a 9.5/10 this year. Almost perfection!"
Brandon Kosal at iSource checks out OOTP 13 and says: "What keeps drawing you back to OOTP is how deep it is. It's a classic example of 'just one more turn before I go to bed.' Once it sucks you in, it refuses to let go."
"You know how you can tell a game is good? You just can't put it down. Out of the Park Baseball 13 is that kind of game," says Tradition Sports Online.
OOTP 13 is "highly recommended for a baseball junkie who wants more than a simple video game," says Smed's Baseball Card Blog.
OOTP 13 is "perfect if you love to control your team in every aspect," says The Tribe Daily.
Ump Bump says OOTP 13 is a "stunningly detailed and absorbing game. Anyone who plays in one of the main extremely deep and detailed fantasy leagues around today will be instantly at home with OOTP 13 and the strides they have made in the few years since I last played the series are quite incredible."
Deaf Gamers gives OOTP 13 its highest score possible and says: "The sheer scope of the game is hugely impressive ... you owe it to yourself to experience the finest game in the genre to date." They gave it a Benchmark score, which they define as: "Quite simply the best, or as good as anything in its genre at the time of writing."
An in-depth review of OOTP 13 at Mark's Ephemera: "Over the years I've played other baseball sim games. None are as rich and fully featured as OOTP13. Whether you're looking to build a dynasty or just find out a 'what if' situation, OOTP13 is the baseball simulation game for you."
"Out of the Park 13 takes their realistic baseball simulations to an entirely new level," says Disciples of Uecker.
Jimmy Kraft at Reading Between the Seams says OOTP 13 is "a ridiculously deep baseball simulation that just keeps getting better with age."
"If you like simulation games, OOTP 13 is unbeatable. Check out the program - it will fill a hole in your life that you didn't know you had."So sayeth Goat Riders of the Apocalypse, a Cubs blog.
Diehard GameFAN: "OOTP 13 is the best OOTP yet and you'd be crazy not to get this game. Each OOTP baseball game is a love letter to a fellow baseball fan and those who love the sport will appreciate the adoration of the sport that has gone into OOTP 13."
Camden Depot says "OOTP13 is an Inside the Park Home Run".
My Gamer Pad says: "If I were to review OOTP 13 like any other game, then I'd need years. OOTP 13 is simply and impressively that deep. There isn't another sports sim on the market that offers quite this much depth and content." (9.3/10)