Snow is in the forecast, temperatures are below normal and on Thursday, the 2011 Major League Baseball season kicks off with six games starting with Yankees vs. Tigers and Braves vs. Nationals at 1:05pm. 

Here we go!  The earlier than usual start to the season is so baseball can finish the World Series before November this year.  162 games begins in snow and will probably end in snow too.

Opening Day Games are as follows.

Detriot Tigers at the New York Yankees.  1:05pm.  Hear all the Yankee games on our sister station ESPN radio 104.5 The Team.

Altanta Braves at the Washington Nationals. 1:05pm.   President Obama won't throw out the first pitch but Larry King will.

Milwaukee Brewers at the Cincinnati Reds. 2:10pm.

LA Angels at the Kansas City Royals. 4:10pm.

San Diego Padres at the St. Louis Cardinals.  4:15pm.  Saratoga Spring's Tim Stauffer gets the start for the Padres.

World Champion San Francisco Giants at the LA Dodgers.  8pm.  New Manager Don Mattingly will see how his team stacks up against the champs!

Baseball is here, lets hope the weather comes with it. Play Ball!!