On April 4th, Easter Sunday.
Before the season starts Major League umpires are put into crews, and the crews are scheduled for their games by Major League Baseball. Once the playoffs start individual umpires are selected based on their grades during the season.
Has begun the 5th of April 2009.
To promote Major League Baseball overseas in a country where baseball is the national sport.
The first league considered a 'major' league was the National Association which was founded in 1871. The National Association folded after the 1875 season and the National League was founded in 1876. The American League began play as a major league in 1901.
For Major League Baseball, spring training usually starts the third week of February and the regular season starts around April 1.
According to Baseball Reference, there have been 245,913 home runs hit in major league play from 1871 through the start of the 2008 season.
President William Howard Taft threw out the first ball of the season starting the tradition.
Well my good friend, spring training starts in April and the real season in May.
The 2010 major league baseball season starts on April 5. OK....we can go back and forth on this CM.....how about this compromise: The season actually starts on Sunday April 4th......when the Red Sox play the Yankees @ Fenway Park.
As of the start of the 2007 season, no MLB player has hit for the cycle in the postseason.
44 games by Willie Keeler of the 1897 Baltimore Orioles.
At the start of the 2009 season, Torii Hunter plays for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
The 2009 MLB schedule will be announced 4-6 weeks after the conclusion of the 2008 World Series.
Major League Baseball switched the American League from 154 games to 162 games starting in the 1961 season. The National League started playing 162 games in 1962.
How many times must this question be answered. Jackie Robinson was the first African American in the modern era to play Major League Baseball when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers to start the 1947 season.
No. The American League joined the National league in 1901 to form Major League Baseball
The professional lacrosse league called Major League Lacrosse was founded in 1999 and had its first season in 2001. Plus are you talking about women or men?
Lou Gehrig's first Major League baseball game was on June 15, 1923.
Major league baseball starts in March. Although 4 major league baseball teams play college teams on February 26th.
As of the start of the 2008 season, the MLB record for being struckout is held by Reggie Jackson with 2,597.
The 1988 Orioles started with 21 consecutive losses, which I believe is the modern record.
Connie Mack began his major league baseball career in 1886. He played the position of catcher for the Washington Nationals.