2019 Major League Baseball
The 2019 Major League Baseball season will be the twentieth season in which the two major leagues, the National League and the American League, are consolidated into a single entity under the authority of the Commissioner, Rob Manfred.
The 2019 Major League Baseball season will open on March 20th with a two-game series between the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan. After that, on March 28th, all 30 teams are scheduled to be active for the official stateside launch of the season. The season will also feature the first-ever regular season games to be played in Europe, with the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees scheduled to meet in London, England on June 29th and 30th.
- Anthony Castrovince: "19 bold predictions for MLB in 2019", mlb.com, January 1, 2019. 
- Gabe Lacques: "MLB 2019: The game's evolution will only get dizzier", USA Today, December 12, 2018. 
- Gabe Lacques: "Opinion: From hot stove to death march, baseball is screwing itself one cold winter at a time", USA Today, January 7, 2019.