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MLB games today: Rays-Diamondbacks headline Thursday’s slate

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MLB games today: June 29

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There are 12 MLB games today during Thursday’s baseball schedule. Today’s MLB schedule starts with the San Diego Padres vs. Pittsburgh Pirates at 12:35 PM ET.

One of the most fascinating evening matchups features the Tampa Bay Rays taking on the Arizona Diamondbacks at 3:40 PM ET on ESPN+.

Later we’ll see the San Francisco Giants vs. Toronto Blue Jays at 7:07 PM ET. We’ll also see the Milwaukee Brewers battle the New York Mets at 7:10 PM ET.

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Tonight’s baseball schedule closes out with the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Colorado Rockies at 8:40 PM ET. Friday’s MLB slate features all 30 teams in action with 15 games of play.

What baseball games are on ESPN today?

The MLB schedule will return to ESPN+ on Thursday, with the Tampa Bay Rays vs. Arizona Diamondbacks at 3:40 PM ET.

What baseball game is on FOX tonight?

There are no games on FOX Sports networks tonight. The next slate will come on Saturday when the New York Yankees battle the St. Louis Cardinals at 2:15 PM EST. Later, the Cleveland Guardians take on the Chicago Cubs for some interleague play on FOX.

The Los Angeles Dodgers will also take on the Kansas City Royals at 7:15 PM, and the west coast will also see the Tampa Bay Rays go toe-to-toe against the Seattle Mariners, also at 7:15 PM EST.

  • New York Yankees @ St. Louis Cardinals – 2:15 PM EST – FS1
  • Cleveland Guardians @ Chicago Cubs – 7:15 PM EST – FOX
  • Los Angeles Dodgers @ Kansas City Royals – 7:15 PM EST – FOX
  • Tampa Bay Rays @ Seattle Mariners – 7:15 PM EST – FOX

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Apple TV MLB schedule

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There are MLB games on Apple TV every Friday, with a choice between two different matchups each week. Here’s the slate of MLB games today on Apple. TV+.

How often is baseball on Apple TV?

  • June 30 – Milwaukee Brewers @ Pittsburgh Pirates – 7:05 PM EST
  • June 30 – Arizona Diamondbacks @ Los Angeles Angels – 9:38 PM EST
  • July 7 – Atlanta Braves @ Tampa bay Rays – 6:30 PM EST
  • July 7 – Baltimore Orioles @ Minnesota Twins – 8:00 PM EST
  • July 14 – Los Angeles Dodgers @ New York Mets – 7:00 PM EST
  • July 14 – San Francisco Giants @ Pittsburgh Pirates – 7:00 PM EST
  • July 21 – St. Louis Cardinals @ Chicago Cubs – 2:00 PM EST
  • July 21 – San Diego Padres @ Detroit Tigers – 6:30 PM EST

Peacock MLB schedule

Here are all the MLB games on Peacock in 2023.

  • July 2 – Minnesota Twins at Baltimore Orioles – 12:05 PM EST
  • July 9 – Texas Rangers at Washington Nationals – 12:05 PM EST
  • July 16 – San Francisco Giants at Pittsburgh Pirates – 12:05 PM EST
  • July 23 – San Diego Padres @ Detroit Tigers – 12:05 PM EST
  • July 30 – Los Angeles Angels at Toronto Blue Jays – 12:05 PM EST
  • Aug. 6 – Chicago White Sox at Cleveland Guardians – 12:05 PM EST
  • Aug. 13 – Detroit Tigers at Boston Red Sox – 12:05 PM EST
  • Aug. 20 – Seattle Mariners at Houston Astros – 1:05 PM EST
  • Aug. 27 – Los Angeles Angels @ New York Mets – 12:05 PM EST
  • Sep. 3 – Philadelphia Phillies at Milwaukee Brewers – 1:05 PM EST

Sunday Night Baseball schedule

Who plays on Sunday Night Baseball? Here’s a rundown of the 2023 MLB schedule on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball.

DateMatchupTime (EST)TV Info
Sunday, June 18Yankees @ Red Sox7:10 PMESPN, ESPN Deportes
Sunday, Aug. 20Phillies @ Nationals7:10 PMESPN, ESPN Deportes

When is the 2023 MLB London Series?

The MLB London Series is from June 24-25, with the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs facing off in the two-game series. This will be the first time MLB is playing games in London since 2019. The 2023 MLB London Series will be played at London Stadium.

When is the MLB Draft?

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The 2023 MLB Draft starts on July 9 and extends through July 11. It will be held during the All-Star Break, with the 2023 MLB Draft held in Seattle, Washington, and broadcast on both MLB Network and ESPN. The draft order for the MLB Draft will be determined based on the inverse order of the MLB standings. The first six picks are determined by a draft lottery, with the three worst teams each having a 16.5% chance of landing the 1st pick.

When is the MLB trade deadline 2023?

The MLB trade deadline is on Monday, August 1. Under the new CBA, Major League Baseball has a flexible trade deadline that it moves around depending on what day of the week is best for the league.

Related: MLB trade rumors

When is the MLB All-Star game?

MLB: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners
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The 2023 MLB All-Star Game will be played on July 11 in Seattle, Washington at T-Mobile Park. This will be the 93rd All-Star Game in MLB history and the first held in Seattle since 2001. The MLB schedule will hold its All_Star Break from Monday, July 10 through Thursday, July 13.

MLB schedule – All-Star Weekend

  • All-Star Futures Game: TBD
  • All-Star Celebrity Softball Game: TBD
  • T-Mobile MLB Home Run Derby: Monday, July 10 – ESPN
  • MLB All-Star Game: Tuesday, July 11 – FOX

When does the 2023 MLB season start?

The 2023 MLB season started on March 30. It’s a unique schedule, with all 30 teams set to play on MLB Opening Day for the first time since 1997. MLB is also expanding interleague play, with each team playing 46 interleague games after playing 20 across the MLB schedule this year.

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When is Jackie Robinson Day?

MLB: Chicago Cubs at Los Angeles Dodgers
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Jackie Robinson Day is on April 15, 2023. The MLB schedule dedicates one day every year to honor Jackie Robinson. On that day, all 30 MLB teams wear No. 42 to honor Robinson. If there are any teams without a game on the MLB schedule for April 15, they will wear No. 42 in their next game.

When do the MLB playoffs begin?

MLB: ALDS-Seattle Mariners at Houston Astros
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The MLB playoffs will begin in October 2023. While there is no set date for the first day of the postseason, the 2023 MLB season ends on Sunday, Oct. 1. Based on recent history, that’s a sign the playoffs will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 3.

Related: World Series odds 2023

What channel is baseball on regular TV?

You can typically find MLB games today on FOX (Saturday), ESPN (Sunday), Fox Sports 1 (Monday), TBS (Tuesday) and MLB Network. You can also find every game on the MLB schedule on MLB.tv, except for games that are blacked out regionally.

How much does MLB.tv cost?

MLB.tv, which allows baseball fans to stream every out-of-market game is available throughout the 2022 MLB season. Here’s a cost breakdown for each MLB.TV package and there is a free trial. It’s a relatively solid deal that allows fans to watch nearly every game on the MLB schedule.

  • Yearly package: $139.99
  • Monthly package: $24.99
  • Single team: $119.99