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There are no MLB games today. The Houston Astros are the 2022 World Series champions, defeating the Philadelphia Phillies in six games. Houston won its second World Series title by winning Game 6, taking out Philadelphia in a 4-1 final.

Now that the offseason is drawing to a close, it’s time to look ahead to the 2023 MLB schedule. Everything starts with spring training, with pitchers and catchers reporting for spring training. We also have the World Baseball Classic this year, providing fans with even more baseball to enjoy.

Here’s an early look at the upcoming MLB schedule, with an overview of Opening Day, the 2023 MLB Draft, the World Baseball Classic, and more.

When does the 2023 MLB season start?

The 2023 MLB season will start on March 30. It’s a unique schedule, with all 30 teams set to play on MLB Opening Day for the first time since 1997. MLB is also expanding interleague play, with each team playing 46 interleague games after playing 20 across the MLB schedule this year.

DateGameTime (ET)TV
Thursday, Mar. 30White Sox vs Houston Astros7 PMESPN

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When does the World Baseball Classic start?

MLB: World Series-Philadelphia Phillies at Houston Astros
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The 2023 World Baseball Classic begins on Thursday, March 9 with four games. We’ll see the World Baseball Classic schedule start with China vs Japan in Tokyo (5 AM ET) followed by Italy vs Cuba (6 AM ET), Czech Republic vs China (10 PM ET) and Cuba vs Panama. Check the link below for everything you need to know about the 2023 WBC.

When is the 2023 MLB London Series?

The MLB London Series is from June 24-25, with the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs facing off in the two-game series. This will be the first time MLB is playing games in London since 2019. The 2023 MLB London Series will be played at London Stadium.

When is the MLB Draft?

MLB: MLB-Draft
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The 2023 MLB Draft starts on July 9 and extends through July 11. It will be held during the All-Star Break, with the 2023 MLB Draft held in Seattle, Washington, and broadcast on both MLB Network and ESPN. The draft order for the MLB Draft will be determined based on the inverse order of the MLB standings. The first six picks are determined by a draft lottery, with the three worst teams each having a 16.5% chance of landing the 1st pick.

When is the MLB All-Star game?

MLB: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners
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The 2023 MLB All-Star Game will be played on July 11 in Seattle, Washington at T-Mobile Park. This will be the 93rd All-Star Game in MLB history and the first held in Seattle since 2001. The MLB schedule will hold its All_Star Break from Monday, July 10 through Thursday, July 13.

MLB schedule – All-Star Weekend

  • All-Star Futures Game: TBD
  • All-Star Celebrity Softball Game: TBD
  • T-Mobile MLB Home Run Derby: Monday, July 10 – ESPN
  • MLB All-Star Game: Tuesday, July 11 – FOX

When do the MLB playoffs begin?

MLB: ALDS-Seattle Mariners at Houston Astros
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The MLB playoffs will begin in October 2023. While there is no set date for the first day of the postseason, the 2023 MLB season ends on Sunday, Oct. 1. Based on recent history, that’s a sign the playoffs will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 3.

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How much does MLB.tv cost?

MLB.tv, which allows baseball fans to stream every out-of-market game is available throughout the 2022 MLB season. Here’s a cost breakdown for each MLB.TV package and there is a free trial. It’s a relatively solid deal that allows fans to watch nearly every game on the MLB schedule.

  • Yearly package: $139.99
  • Monthly package: $24.99
  • Single team: $119.99