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Baseball Games on TV for Opening Day (Thursday, March 28)

Baseball Games on TV for Opening Day (Thursday, March 28)

Baseball Games on TV for Opening Day (Thursday, March 28)

It's Opening Day as the 2019 MLB season commences with 15 games on tap for Thursday, March 28. The first games will get started around 1 p.m. ET with the rest to take place across the country throughout the afternoon and one early evening start.

For the second straight season, all 30 MLB teams will play on Opening Day, although for Oakland and Seattle it's actually their third games playing twice in Tokyo on March 20-21. The A's are at home against the Angels while the Mariners will host the defending World Series champion Red Sox to wrap up the Opening Day festivities.

That game (7 p.m. ET start), along with the Orioles-Yankees (1:05 p.m. ET) and Diamondbacks-Dodgers (4 p.m. ET) will be broadcast on ESPN.

So if you're wondering, "What baseball games are on today?" know this: There are 15 scheduled for Opening Day, Thursday, March 28.

Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees

1:05 p.m. ET on ESPN, YES — Yankee Stadium (Bronx, N.Y.)

Pitching Matchup: Andrew Cashner vs. Masahiro Tanaka

New York Mets at Washington Nationals

1:05 p.m. ET on MASN, SNY — Nationals Park (Washington, D.C.)

Pitching Matchup: Jacob deGrom vs. Max Scherzer

St. Louis at Milwaukee

2:10 p.m. ET on FSWI, FS-M — Miller Park (Milwaukee)

Pitching Matchup: Miles Mikolas vs. Jhoulys Chacin

Atlanta at Philadelphia

3:05 p.m. ET on NBC 10, FSSE, ESPN+ — Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia)

Pitching Matchup: Julio Teheran vs. Aaron Nola

Detroit at Toronto

3:37 p.m. ET on SNET, FS-D — Rogers Centre (Toronto, Ontario)

Pitching Matchup: Jordan Zimmerman vs. Marcus Stroman

Houston at Tampa Bay

4 p.m. ET on FOX Sports Sun, ATT SportsNet-SW — Tropicana Field (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

Pitching Matchup: Justin Verlander vs. Blake Snell

Arizona at Los Angeles Dodgers

4:10 p.m. ET on ESPN, SportsNet LA, SNLA Spanish, FS-A — Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles)

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Chicago Cubs at Texas

4:05 p.m. ET on FSSW, WGN — Globe Life Park in Arlington (Arlington, Texas)

Pitching Matchup: Jon Lester vs. Mike Minor

Los Angeles Angels at Oakland

4:07 p.m. ET on NBCSCA, FS-W — Oakland Coliseum (Oakland, Calif.)

Pitching Matchup: Trevor Cahill vs. Mike Fiers

Colorado at Miami

4:10 p.m. ET on FS-F, ATT SportsNet-RM — Marlins Park (Miami)

Pitching Matchup: Kyle Freeland vs. Jose Urena

Pittsburgh at Cincinnati

4:10 p.m. ET on FS-O, ATT SportsNet-PIT — Great American Ball Park (Cincinnati)

Pitching Matchup: Jameson Taillon vs. Luis Castillo

Cleveland at Minnesota

4:10 p.m. ET on FSNO, Sports Time Ohio — Target Field (Minneapolis)

Pitching Matchup: Corey Kluber vs. Jose Berrios

San Francisco at San Diego

4:10 p.m. ET on FSSD, FOX Deportes San Diego, NBCS BA — Petco Park (San Diego)

Pitching Matchup: Madison Bumgarner vs. Eric Lauer

Chicago White Sox at Kansas City

4:15 p.m. ET pn FSKC, NBCSCH — Kauffman Stadium (Kansas City, Mo.)

Pitching Matchup: Carlos Rodon vs. Brad Keller

Boston at Seattle

7 p.m. ET on ESPN — T-Mobile Park (Seattle)

Pitching Matchup: Chris Sale vs. Marco Gonzales

(Check local listings for more information.)