Originally Posted by Bishop24
You only have to play the Spring Training games after season 1. When playing the Spring Training games, pause the game, go down, and hit "Fast Game". That will simulate the game for you so you don't have to play them. Then after all 4 games are completed, you can simulate the rest of the season, no problem. So you don't have to play every game, and there is no bug.
After you choose the team in season mode (where you can change the CPU settings), there is an option for "Game Progess". If you choose "Skip" these 4 games will be simulated and you don't even have to start the game.