The New York Yankees will open the 2021 season of the Big leagues of Baseball receiving the Toronto Blue Jays On April 1, in the first of the 15 matches of the opening day, the competition reported this Thursday.
Los angeles dodgers, current champions of the World Series, they will begin the campaign as visitors in the field of Colorado Rockies.
The Major League Baseball (Big leagues) They had announced their initial calendar for 2021 last July and this Thursday they updated it with the match schedules.
April 1 will be the first opening day in which all the teams of Big leagues since 1968.
Due to little progress in the fight against coronavirus in U.S, the Big leagues tried to delay the opening date and shorten the 162-game regular season for each team a 154, with an expansion of the playoffs to guarantee player salaries.
However the players, about to start workouts preseason next week, they opposed the proposal.
The first day of the championship will also include the clash between the Miami Marlins and the Rays of Tampa Bay, runners-up from the past World Series, and between Mariners de Seattle and the Giants de San Francisco.
On other key calendar dates, the Game of stars (All-Star) will take place on July 13 at the Los Angeles Atlanta Braves and the last day of the regular phase will be held on October 3.