MLB Opening Day at Home to include Arizona Diamondbacks vs New York Yankees classic

Arizona Diamondbacks fans might not have a gap day to attend on Thursday, but they will still experience the primary day of the MLB season.

Major League Baseball will air 30 games across its digital platforms Thursday, giving fans many hardballs to settle on from on a gap day postponed by the coronavirus pandemic. With its season delayed until a minimum of mid-May, MLB will air one memorable game for every franchise on its YouTube, Twitter and Facebook pages.

The Diamondbacks were originally scheduled to host the Atlanta Braves at Chase Field on Thursday for opening day. Instead, Arizona fans can relive the Arizona Diamondbacks’ World Series Game 7 thriller against the NY Yankees in 2001 by watching the title-clinching game for the Diamondbacks, the “Opening Day at Home” game for the Diamondbacks.

In a Diamondbacks tickets release, MLB noted that “the experience is meant to ask fans to feel … Read the rest