Baseball is here.
The 2011 MLB season gets underway today with the first 6 match-ups of the season, beginning with the Detroit Tigers at the New York Yankees, and the Atlanta Braves at the Washington Nationals. Both games start at 1:05 p.m. EST.
The 2010 World Champion San Francisco Giants take on the LA Dodgers later tonight at 8:00 p.m. EST. ESPN will be carrying half of the six games, four of which are National League match-ups, in a triple-header.
03/31/2011 7:43 PM EDT
San Diego Wins
The Padres separated themselves with two runs in the top of the 11th that the Cardinals couldn't answer. San Diego wins, 5-3.
03/31/2011 7:06 PM EDT
The Cardinals were unable to answer a Cameron Maybin homerun in the top of the 9th, taking the game into extra innings with the score tied at 3.
03/31/2011 6:48 PM EDT
Angels Still Ahead
Mike Aviles homered to start off the 8th, pulling the Royals a little closer however, making it 2-4.
03/31/2011 6:47 PM EDT
St. Louis Pulls Ahead
Matt Holliday home run in the bottom of the 8th puts the Cards up 3-2.
03/31/2011 6:12 PM EDT
Angels Leading Kansas City, San Diego And St. Louis All Tied Up
The Angels lead the Royals 4-0 in the middle of the 7th, and The Padres are square with the Cardinals 2-2 in the bottom of the 7th.
03/31/2011 5:25 PM EDT
Hernandez Walk-Off Beats Reds
Ramon Hernandez hits a walk-off 3-run home run to propel the Reds to a win. Down 3-6 going into the bottom of the 9th, Ramon's homer put the Reads over the top and past the Brewers, 7-6.
03/31/2011 4:32 PM EDT
The New York Yankees record their first win of the 2011 season, defeating the Detroit Tigers, 6-3 at home.
03/31/2011 4:23 PM EDT
San Diego Starts Things Off
The St. Louis Cardinals and San Diego Padres are underway in St. Louis.
03/31/2011 4:21 PM EDT
Game Underway In Kansas City
The Angels and Royals have started playing, and Howard Kendrick (batting second) started the season off with a double.
03/31/2011 4:06 PM EDT
Atlanta Gets The First Win
Rick Ankiel strikes out looking for Washington, giving the Atlanta Braves the first victory of the 2011 season, 2-0.