By Eduardo A. Encina
The Baltimore Sun
1:14 PM EST, January 9, 2014
The Orioles' 2014 season opener will have a national television audience.
The team’s opener March 31 against the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox will be broadcast on ESPN2 at part of the network’s Opening Day coverage. The game is scheduled for a 3 p.m. start at Camden Yards.
The network also announced that their coverage will begin Sunday night, March 30, with an ESPN broadcast of the Los Angeles Dodgers at San Diego Padres game at 8 p.m. ET.
ESPN2’s broadcast of the Orioles’ opener won't interfere with MASN, which will also broadcast the game regionally.
Here is ESPN’s Opening Night/Opening Day lineup:
Sunday, March 30
8 p.m.: Los Angeles Dodgers at San Diego Padres, ESPN
Monday, March 31
1 p.m.: Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates, ESPN
3 p.m.: Boston Red Sox at Orioles, ESPN2
4 p.m.: St. Louis Cardinals at Cincinnati Reds, ESPN
7 p.m.: Colorado Rockies at Miami Marlins, ESPN2
10 p.m.: Seattle Mariners at Los Angeles Angels, ESPN2
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