Super League (Mega Drive)

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SuperLeague MDTitleScreen.png
Super League/Tommy Lasorda Baseball
Publisher: Sega
System(s): Sega Mega Drive, Sega Mega-Tech
Genre: Sports

Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
1989-04-22 ¥5,800 G-4006
Sega Mega Drive
1989 $59.99[1] 1200
Sega Mega Drive
US (Classic)
1992 $29.95 1200C
Sega Mega Drive
1990 £34.99[2] 1200
Sega Mega Drive
199x R$?  ?

Super League (スーパーリーグ) is a 1989 baseball game by Sega for the Sega Mega Drive. When released in the US, it was renamed Tommy Lasorda Baseball.


The game is a typical 3D baseball game with various leagues to choose from. Within the actual game:

  • Hitting: Use the D-pad to move around, A to change posture, and C to swing. If you hit the ball, you appear have no control over the player as he/she runs to the bases (TODO).
  • Pitching: Use Left and Right to move around and C to pitch. You appear to have no control over the other players if the computer hits (TODO).

Production credits

Magazine articles

Main article: Super League (Mega Drive)/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

GamePro US 011.pdfGamePro US 011.pdfGamePro US 011.pdf

US print advert in

GamePro (US) #11: "June 1990" (1990-xx-xx); also published in

Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #12: "July 1990" (1990-xx-xx)[3]

SegaVisions US 01.pdfSegaVisions US 01.pdfSegaVisions US 01.pdf

Print advert in

Sega Visions (US) #1: "June/July 1990" (1990-xx-xx)
also published in:

  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #13: "August 1990" (1990-xx-xx)[4]

  • GamePro (US) #12: "July 1990" (1990-xx-xx)[5]

  • VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (US) #18: "July 1990" (1990-xx-xx)[6]

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
80 №4, p36[7]
86 №114, p76[8]
70 №13, p115
48 №5, p94
80 №1, p80[9]
81 №6, p53[2]
65 №17, p20/21
60 №23, p54
86 №6, p30[10]
82 №18, p68
Sega Mega Drive
Based on
10 reviews

Mega Drive, US
SuperLeague MD US Box.jpg
TLB MD US Cart.jpg
Tommy Lasorda Baseball MD US Manual.pdf
Mega Drive, US (Sega Classic)
SuperLeague MD US Box Classic.jpg
TLB MD US Cart.jpg
Mega Drive, EU
SuperLeague MD EU Box.jpg
SuperLeague MD EU Cart.jpg
Mega Drive, JP
SuperLeague MD JP Box.jpg
SuperLeague MD JP CartTop.jpg
SuperLeague MD JP Cart.jpg
Mega Drive, BR
SuperLeague MD BR Box.jpg


  1. File:GamePro US 007.pdf, page 51
  2. 2.0 2.1 File:Raze UK 06.pdf, page 53
  3. File:EGM US 012.pdf, page 9
  4. File:EGM US 013.pdf, page 7
  5. File:GamePro US 012.pdf, page 61
  6. File:VG&CE US 18.pdf, page 59
  7. File:CGtC UK 04.pdf, page 36
  8. File:CVG UK 114.pdf, page 76
  9. File:MegaTech UK 01.pdf, page 80
  10. File:SegaPro UK 06.pdf, page 30

Games in the Super League Series
Super League (System 16) (1987) | Super League (Mega Drive) (1989) | Clutch Hitter (1991) | Pro Yakyuu Super League '91 (1991) | Sports Talk Baseball (1992) | Pro Yakyuu Super League CD (1992) | Egawa Suguru no Super League CD (1993)