Although it won’t be the same, the Detroit Tigers home opener is Monday and there are still ways you can enjoy the game.
The Tigers vs the Kansas City Royals game starts at 7:10 p.m. Here’s what you need to know:
The game will begin Monday evening at Comerica Park in Detroit. It will air on the MLB Network and the Fox Sports Detroit channels.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, watching the game in-person isn’t an option. But fans still can find ways to watch the game at public establishments. People can view the game being live-streamed downtown on a big screen at Campus Martius Park. Folks attending are required to wear masks.
The Detroit Athletic Club will be hosting a home opener viewing event, which is open to members only. More information on the event or how to become a member can be found here.
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The weather in Detroit on Monday is expected to be partly sunny with a high of 89 degrees until about 2 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. After 2 p.m., the weather service said, rain and thunderstorms are likely, with 70% chance of precipitation.
This weather could cause a rain delay, for which rules vary, and new rules were added for the 2020 season. More information on how games are handled when it comes to weather can be found here.
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