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2018 MLB Regular Season Schedule on Facebook Watch

Major League Baseball (MLB) and Facebook unveiled a newly expanded partnership for the 2018 MLB season, highlighted by a historic agreement to produce and broadcast one game every week to a global audience on Facebook.

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  • This 25-game package of weekly broadcasts will be distributed exclusively on Facebook Watch in the United States via the MLB Live show Page.

    Every game also will be available globally on the show page excluding these select international markets: Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Japan, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, New Zealand, Palau, Samoa, South Korea, Tahiti, Taiwan Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Western Samoa, Alto Adige, Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Switzerland.

    In the U.S., the live video of these games will exclusively be accessible on Facebook Watch and will not be available on television or any other digital platforms such as MLB.TV and MLB At Bat. There will be no blackout restrictions in the U.S. as every game will be available to every person on Facebook in the U.S.

    The following is the MLB on Facebook Watch schedule (subject to change; all times are Eastern):

    Wednesday, April 4 1:10pm ET
    Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
    Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), John Kruk (analyst), Cliff Floyd (analyst), Hanna Yates (reporter)

    Wednesday, April 11 1:15pm ET
    Milwaukee Brewers at St. Louis Cardinals
    Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Joe Magrane (analyst), Dan Plesac (analyst), Hanna Yates (reporter)

    Wednesday, April 18 4:07pm ET
    Kansas City Royals at Toronto Blue Jays
    Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Jeremy Guthrie (analyst), Cliff Floyd (analyst), Alexa Datt (reporter)

    Thursday, April 26 1:05pm ET
    Arizona Diamondbacks at Philadelphia Phillies

    Thursday, May 3 3:40pm ET
    Los Angeles Dodgers at Arizona Diamondbacks

    Thursday, May 10 1:05pm ET
    San Francisco Giants at Philadelphia Phillies

    Wednesday, May 16 3:40pm ET
    Texas Rangers at Seattle Mariners

    Thursday, May 24 12:37pm ET
    Los Angeles Angels at Toronto Blue Jays

    Wednesday, May 30 1:10pm ET
    St. Louis Cardinals at Milwaukee Brewers

    Written by Douglas Pucci

    Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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