A Quick Review of the 2017 Major League Baseball Season Opener
The Opening Day of baseball for the 2017 MLB season will begin on Sunday, April 2 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg between the New York Yankees and the Tampa Bay Rays. This 1:00 pm (ET) game will be followed by the San Francisco Giants vs. the Arizona Diamondbacks at 4:00 PM.
It's time for the 2017 baseball season!
World Series Champion 2016
|Chicago Cubs - World Series Champions 2016|
The Chicago Cubs had to wait 108 years for another World Series win, but they did it in 2016 by defeating the Cleveland Indians 4 games to 3 in an extra inning 8-7 victory in Game 7. An exciting finish to a fantastic series!
More Game Openers
|Busch Stadium, St. Louis |
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The rest of the teams will begin the 2017 season on Monday, April 3.
This avid 'baseball fan' will be glued to the TV for each moment of these Opening Day games! (I LIVE for this!).
Highlights of 2017 in the World of Baseball
Some of the highlights of the 2017 Major League Baseball season will include:
- April 2-3, 2017 – Official Opening Day
- April 15, 2017 – Jackie Robinson Day
- July 11, 2017 - 88th All-Star Game, Marlins Park in Miami, Florida
- October 24, 2017 – Scheduled first game of the World Series.
|2016 Baseball Handbook|
If you are as 'Crazy about Baseball' as I am, the 2017 baseball season from Opening Day to the last game of the World Series will occupy your time and thoughts for the next 26 weeks. The joy of baseball has returned!
- Reference guide to the complete lifetime stats on every baseball player currently in the majors, available on Amazon.
- More baseball moments and memories from your 'Baseball Contributor', Wednesday Elf
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