The limited season of the Major Leagues will begin during this month of July, while it was forced to change its format.
The Major League Baseball It will live a peculiar 2020 season from the coronavirus pandemic that postponed its start. Initially scheduled for March, the start will be on July 23 with a much more limited calendar.
Instead of 162 games per team, the campaign will have 60 commitments for each participating cast, while 10 will qualify for the playoffs.
There will no longer be a division by conferences and each team will have 40 matches against rivals from their own division and another 20 against opponents from the opposite. Likewise, half of those games (both divisional and the rest) will take place as a local and the other part, as a visitor.
The regular season has an end date of September 27, as it usually does, before giving way to the playoffs with 10 teams, including two with wild cards.
Thursday, July 23 will be the opening day of the major league competition and will have two confrontations, one of them between the current champion, Washington Nationals, against the New York Yankees in Nationals Park, as well as the San Francisco Giants against the Los Angeles Dodgers. in California. A day later, the season will begin to develop with the bulk of matches (between 12 and 15 per day).
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