Orioles announce game times for 2018 home schedule

The Orioles announced today their home game times for the 2018 season. The Orioles will open the season at Oriole Park against the Minnesota Twins as part of a three-game homestand beginning with Opening Day on Thursday, March 29, with first pitch slated for 3:05 p.m. ET.

New in 2018, Sunday home games played at Oriole Park will now begin at 1:05 p.m., a change from previous years in which Sunday home games began at 1:35 p.m. Sundays will once again be family days at the ballpark, when all fans ages 4-14 will be able to participate in a postgame Kids Run the Bases, presented by Weis Markets.

All other games will begin at 7:05 p.m., with the exception of four weekday games: Wednesday, May 16 (12:35 p.m.), Monday, May 28 (1:05 p.m.), Wednesday, June 13 (3:05 p.m.), and Thursday, June 28 (3:05 p.m.), as well as three Saturday home games in June, which will all begin at 4:05 p.m.

The Orioles will conclude the regular season at Oriole Park with a four-game homestand against the defending World Series champion Houston Astros. The final game on Sunday, September 30, will begin at a league-wide start time of 3:05 p.m.