MLB The Show 21 servers down for scheduled maintenance

Despite having only launched yesterday, the MLB The Show 21 servers are already down for maintenance. Unlike other games, this downtime is scheduled and players were warned ahead of time. For those confused by the game’s “Unhandled server error” that keeps appearing, here’s how to fix it.

MLB The Show 21 “Unhandled server error” fix

MLB The Show 21 Unhandled server error fix

To fix the MLB The Show 21 “Unhandled server error,” players will need to do the following:

  • Check to see if there is server maintenance.
    • The @MLBTheShow Twitter account is the first place to go if there is downtime.
  • Reboot the game.
    • Close the game entirely and then boot it back up.
  • Restart the console or PC.
    • Sometimes the “turn it off and back on” method works wonders. Give it a try.
  • Check network connection.
    • Ensure that your network is providing a stable and consistent connection to your console or PC.

Are MLB The Show 21 servers down on PC, PS5, PS4, and Xbox?

MLB The Show 21 Unhandled server error fix

MLB The Show 21 servers are currently down for PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, and Xbox One players.

The official @MLBTheShow Twitter account warned of the scheduled downtime with a tweet. This gave players a five-hour warning ahead of the maintenance:

For those not following the game’s official Twitter account, the downtime may have come as a shock. To help avoid future surprises, it’s recommended that users follow the account. Passionate players may also want to enable alerts for each new post, which is a great way of keeping up to date with future updates.

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