The New York Yankees will play the Baltimore Orioles on Opening Day, Thursday, March 28 at 1:05 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.
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Yankees’ Opening Day History
The New York Yankees have had a long and storied history, dating back to their origins in 1901. They’ve been one of the most successful baseball teams of all time, winning 27 World Series titles. Every year, fans eagerly await Opening Day, when the Yankees take the field for the first time. Let’s take a look at the Yankees’ Opening Day history.
Opening Day Rivalries
In baseball, there is no game quite like Opening Day. The excitement of a new season, the feeling of possibility in the air, the pageantry and tradition of it all—it really is an event unlike any other. And for baseball fans, there is nothing quite like seeing your team take the field on Opening Day.
For Yankees fans, there is an extra layer of excitement on Opening Day. Not only are they getting to see their favorite team begin a new quest for a World Series title, but they are also getting to see their team take on one of their most bitter rivals.
The Yankees have had some great rivalries over the years, but none quite like the one they have with the Boston Red Sox. This rivalry is one of the oldest and most storied in all of baseball, and it always adds an extra bit of excitement to Opening Day when these two teams face off.
Other rivals that the Yankees have faced on Opening Day include the Baltimore Orioles, the Toronto Blue Jays, and the Tampa Bay Rays. Each of these teams has given the Yankees some great games on Opening Day over the years, and each matchup is sure to get Yankees fans fired up for the start of a new season.
Opening Day Traditions
Opening Day is a special day for baseball fans all over the world. It’s the start of the baseball season, and it’s a time to celebrate America’s pastime. For fans of the New York Yankees, Opening Day is especially significant. The Yankees are one of the most successful teams in baseball history, and they have a long tradition of Opening Day success.
The Yankees have been playing baseball since 1903, and they’ve been playing on Opening Day since 1904. The team has an impressive record on Opening Day, winning 62% of their games. In fact, the Yankees have won more Opening Day games than any other team in baseball history.
There are several reasons why the Yankees have been so successful on Opening Day. One reason is that the team has always had great players. Another reason is that the Yankees have always been able to attract big crowds on Opening Day. The team usually plays its home opener at Yankee Stadium, which is one of the largest and most popular stadiums in baseball.
Another reason for the Yankees’ success on Opening Day is that the team has always had a great manager. The current manager, Joe Girardi, has led the team to two World Series titles since he took over in 2008. Before Girardi, the legendary Yogi Berra was the manager of the Yankees from 1976 to 1983. During that time, Berra led the team to four World Series titles.
The Yankees’ success on Opening Day is a reflection of the team’s overall success throughout its history. The Yankees are one of the most popular and successful teams in all of professional sports, and their fans expect them to win on Opening Day every year.
Yankees’ 2018 Opening Day
The New York Yankees will open their 2018 season on Thursday, March 29th at home against the Toronto Blue Jays. This will be the Yankees’ first game of the season and their first chance to defend their World Series title.
Who are the Yankees playing?
The New York Yankees will open their 2018 season on Thursday, March 29th at home against the Toronto Blue Jays. First pitch is scheduled for 1:05 pm.
What time is the game?
The game is scheduled to start at 1:05 p.m. EDT and will be broadcast on the YES Network, as well as MLB Network for those outside of the New York market.
How can I watch the game?
Television: The game will be broadcast on the YES Network.
Radio: WFAN 660/101.9 FM