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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.

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)v

Thursday, May 3 3:40pm ET
Los Angeles Dodgers at Arizona Diamondbacks
Announcers: Rich Waltz (play-by-play), Orel Hershiser (analyst), Eric Byrnes (analyst), Alanna Rizzo (reporter)

Thursday, May 10 1:05pm ET
San Francisco Giants at Philadelphia Phillies
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Javier Lopez (analyst), Ben Davis (analyst), Alexa Datt (reporter)

Wednesday, May 16 3:40pm ET
Texas Rangers at Seattle Mariners
Announcers: Rich Waltz (play-by-play), Harold Reynolds (analyst), Colby Lewis (analyst), Elise Woodward (reporter)

Thursday, May 24 12:37pm ET
Los Angeles Angels at Toronto Blue Jays
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Wally Joyner (analyst), Cliff Floyd (analyst), Stephen Nelson (reporter)

Wednesday, May 30 1:10pm ET
St. Louis Cardinals at Milwaukee Brewers
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Dan Plesac (analyst), Jason Motte (analyst), Jon Morosi (reporter)

Wednesday, June 6 3:45pm ET
Arizona Diamondbacks at San Francisco Giants
Announcers: Rich Waltz (play-by-play), Eric Byrnes (analyst), Mike Krukow (analyst)

Wednesday, June 13 4:10pm ET
Los Angeles Angels at Seattle Mariners
Announcers: Rich Waltz (play-by-play), Ryan Rowland-Smith (analyst), Mark Langston (analyst), Elise Woodward (reporter)

Wednesday, June 20 12:37pm ET
Atlanta Braves at Toronto Blue Jays
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Mark DeRosa (analyst), J.P. Arencibia (analyst), Alexa Datt (reporter)

Wednesday, June 27 2:10pm ET
Kansas City Royals at Milwaukee Brewers
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Kris Medlen (analyst), Dan Plesac (analyst), Elise Menaker (reporter)

Tuesday, July 3 4:10pm ET
Minnesota Twins at Milwaukee Brewers
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Bill Schroeder (analyst), LaTroy Hawkins (analyst), Stephen Nelson (reporter)

Wednesday, July 11 12:35pm ET
Washington Nationals at Pittsburgh Pirates
Announcers: Rich Waltz (play-by-play), F.P. Santangelo (analyst), Sean Casey (analyst), Stephen Nelson (reporter)

Wednesday, July 25 4:10pm ET
San Francisco Giants at Seattle Mariners
Announcers: Rich Waltz (play-by-play), Shawn Estes (analyst), Ryan Rowland-Smith (analyst), Elise Woodward (reporter)

Wednesday, August 1 1:10pm ET
Cleveland Indians at Minnesota Vikings
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Glen Perkins (analyst), Jody Gerut (analyst), Alexa Datt (reporter)

Wednesday, August 8 2:10pm ET
Seattle Mariners at Texas Rangers
Announcers: Rich Waltz (play-by-play), David Hulse (analyst), Ryan Rowland-Smith (analyst), Stephen Nelson (reporter)

Thursday, August 16 4:10pm ET
New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
Announcers: Scott Braun (play-by-play), Ben Davis (analyst), Todd Ziele (analyst), Stephen Nelson (reporter)

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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