Opening Day 2015 is Extremely Close!

Opening Day 2015 is Extremely Close!

photo: MLB

Baseball fans, we just survived our last Monday without baseball until October!

Birds are chirping, the sun is out, flowers are blooming, and baseball spring fever is in full swing! Even legendary bat maker Louisville Slugger gave us a little taste of Opening Day 2015 hoopla! Talk about whetting our appetites…

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photo: Louisville Slugger

The Major League Baseball season will get started with Opening Day on Sunday, April 5th with the Saint Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs kicking things off at 8 PM ET. The 28 remaining MLB teams will open the season on April 6th.

Opening Day 2015 Schedule for All 30 MLB Teams (ET): 

Atlanta Braves: @ Miami Marlins, Monday, April 6, 4 p.m. | Home opener: vs. New York Mets, Friday, April 10, 7:35 p.m.

Arizona Diamondbacks: vs. San Francisco Giants, Monday, April 6, 10 p.m.

Baltimore Orioles: @ Tampa Bay Rays, Monday, April 6, 3:10 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, April 10, 3:05 p.m.

Boston Red Sox: @ Philadelphia Phillies, Monday, April 6, 3:05 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Washington Nationals, Monday, April 13, 3:05 p.m.

Chicago Cubs: vs. St. Louis Cardinals, Sunday, April 5, 8 p.m.

Chicago WhiteSox: @ Kansas City Royals, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Minnesota Twins, Friday, April 10, 4:10 p.m.

Cincinnati Reds: vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m.

Cleveland Indians: @ Houston Astros, Monday, April 6, 7 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Detroit Tigers, Friday, April 10, 4:05 p.m.

Colorado Rockies: @ Milwaukee Brewers, Monday, April 6, 2:10 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Chicago Cubs, Friday, April 10, 4:10 p.m.

Detroit Tigers: vs. Minnesota Twins, Monday, April 6, 1:08 p.m.

Houston Astros: vs. Cleveland Indians, Monday, April 6, 7 p.m.

Kansas City Royals: vs. Chicago White Sox, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m.

Los Angeles Angels: @ Seattle Mariners, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Kansas City Royals, Friday, April 10, 10:05 p.m.

Los Angeles Dodgers: vs. San Diego Padres, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m.

Miami Marlins: vs. Atlanta Braves, Monday, April 6, 4 p.m.

Milwaukee Brewers: vs. Colorado Rockies, Monday, April 6, 6:10 p.m.

Minnesota Twins: @ Detroit Tigers, Monday, April 6, 1:08 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Kansas City Royals, Monday, April 13, 4:10 p.m.

New York Mets: @ Washington Nationals, Monday, April 6, 4 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Philadelphia Phillies, Monday, April 13, 1:10 p.m.

New York Yankees: vs. Toronto Blue Jays, Monday, April 6, 1 p.m.

Oakland Athletics: vs. Texas Rangers, Monday, April 6, 10:05 p.m.

Philadelphia Phillies: vs. Boston Red Sox, Monday, April 6, 3:05 p.m.

Pittsburgh Pirates: @ Cincinnati Reds, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Detroit Tigers, Monday, April 13, 1:35 p.m.

San Diego Padres: @ Los Angeles Dodgers, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m. | Home opener: vs. San Francisco Giants, Thursday, April 9, 6:40 p.m.

San Francisco Giants: @ Arizona Diamondbacks, Monday, April 6, 10 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Colorado Rockies, Monday, April 13, 4:35 p.m.

Seattle Mariners: vs. Los Angeles Angels, Monday, April 6, 4:10 p.m.

St. Louis Cardinals: @ Chicago Cubs, Sunday, April 5, 8 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Milwaukee Brewers, Monday, April 13, 4:15 p.m.

Tampa Bay Rays: vs. Baltimore Orioles, Monday, April 6, 3:10 p.m.

Texas Rangers: @ Oakland Athletics, Monday, April 6, 10:05 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Houston Astros, Friday, April 10, 4:05 p.m.

Toronto Blue Jays: @ New York Yankees, Monday, April 6, 1 p.m. | Home opener: vs. Tampa Bay Rays, Monday, April 13, 7:07 p.m.

Washington Nationals: vs. New York Mets, Monday, April 6, 4 p.m.

Check out the official MLB schedule here! How are you counting down to April 5th & 6th?