The 2018 Major League Baseball regular season will begin on March 29 — the earliest Opening Day in league history. In addition to the early start, all 30 MLB teams will be in action on Opening Day this year. The full slate of games begins on ESPN at 12:40 p.m., when the Miami Marlins host the Chicago Cubs.
When did baseball season start in 2018?
The 2018 Major League Baseball season began on March 29. The regular season ended on October 1, extended a day for tiebreaker games to decide the winners of the National League Central and National League West divisions.
Is Opening Day always April 1?
Opening Day is the day on which professional baseball leagues begin their regular season. For Major League Baseball (MLB) and most of the American minor leagues, this day typically falls during the first week of April, although in recent years it has fallen in the last week of March.
What’s Opening Day of baseball season?
Major League Baseball will begin the 2021 regular season on Thursday, April 1. The Opening Day slate will get underway just after 1 p.m. ET, with the Toronto Blue Jays taking on the New York Yankees in an American League East battle.