Welcome to our opening day live blog with the Yahoo Sports MLB crew!
Here’s some more opening day reading if you need it:
• AL West: Shohei Ohtani and the Angels are looking to dethrone the Astros
• AL Central: Cleveland looks strong again, but the Twins are rising quickly
• AL East: The Yankees and Red Sox will be baseball’s best heavyweight fight
• NL West: Did anybody do enough to challenge the Dodgers?
• NL Central: The Brewers made a big splash, but is it enough to catch the Cubs?
• NL East: Is this finally the year for the Washington Nationals?
THE STORYLINES OF 2018
• The breakout teams of 2018
• The teams that could disappoint in 2018
• Which teams didn’t do enough this offseason?
• Will baseball’s new pace-of-play rules actually work?
• The impact rookies of 2018
OTHER FUN STUFF TO READ OR WATCH BEFORE OPENING DAY
• The Dodgers will win the World Series, according to ‘MLB: The Show 18’
• Ranking every starting pitcher scheduled for MLB’s historic opening day
• The five best bets of the 2018 MLB season
• One former GM tries to make sense of a puzzling MLB offseason
• Which top MLB prospects will make their team’s opening day roster?
• Video: We quizzed the people: Is this an MLB relief pitcher or a dude in a band?
• Video: Take our test: Is this a real or fake Minor League Baseball team?