In hopes of returning to a semblance of normalcy, Major League Baseball has released an optimistic schedule for the 2021 MLB season. According to the schedules found on, the league’s season will officially kick off with with spring training on February 27, 2021.

Opening Day Schedule 2021

The MLB will have approximately 4-5 weeks before regular season actions begins on April 1, with every one of the 30 MLB teams competing that Thursday opening day. The professional baseball league announced that they would target a full slate of 162 games scheduled for the 2021 season, hoping to manifest a return to their normal scheduling following a shortened 2020 season that only allowed for 60 games.

But you’re here for the Opening Day schedule for 2021. Here’s every one of the 15 games to be played on Opening Day April 1st, 2021:

Home Away Time Stadium Location
Yankees Blue Jays 1:05 PM ET Yankee Stadium Bronx NY
Brewers Twins 2:10 PM ET American Family Field Milwaukee WI
Phillies Braves 3:05 PM ET Citizens Bank Park Philadelphia PA
Rockies Dodgers 4:10 PM ET Coors Field Denver CO
Reds Cardinals 4:10 PM ET Great American Ball Park Cincinnati OH
Marlins Rays 4:10 PM ET Marlins Park Miami FL
Mariners Giants 10:10 PM ET T-Mobile Park Seattle WA
Red Sox Orioles TBD Fenway Park Boston MA
Tigers Indians TBD Comerica Park Detroit MI
Nationals Mets TBD Nationals Park Washington DC
Athletics Astros TBD Oakland Coliseum Oakland CA
Cubs Pirates TBD Wrigley Field Chicago IL
Royals Rangers TBD Kauffman Stadium Kansas City MO
Angels White Sox TBD Angel Stadium Anaheim CA
Padres Diamondbacks TBD Petco Park San Diego CA

As you can see from the above opening day schedule that not all games have been assigned start times as of early February. Check back later to see whether the MLB has released an updated schedule for start times for the latter half of the games that day. If you’re still interested in printing out the above, feel free to download and print it our in PDF version here.

This season won’t be entirely as expected, as the postseason will feature an expanded 16-team playoff field and neutral-site postseason games. The 2021 World Series is still scheduled to end at the end of October — October 28 at its latest, which is approximately around the same end time as previous World Series.