Six day games for Braves to start regular season

Cut-out fans located behind home base have been adjusted in their seats to prevent glare on the players against the Boston Red Sox Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at Truist Park in Atlanta.  (Alyssa Pointer / Alyssa.Pointer@ajc.com)
Cut-out fans located behind home base have been adjusted in their seats to prevent glare on the players against the Boston Red Sox Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at Truist Park in Atlanta. (Alyssa Pointer / Alyssa.Pointer@ajc.com)

Credit: Alyssa Pointer / Alyssa.Pointer@

Credit: Alyssa Pointer / Alyssa.Pointer@

The Braves’ season-opening six-game road trip will all be day games, according to schedules released by Major League Baseball on Thursday.

The Braves open the season with a three-game series at the Phillies. The opener April 1 will be a 3:05 p.m. start followed by 4:05 p.m. April 3 (to air on FS1) and 1:05 p.m. April 4. The Braves then travel to the Nationals for games April 5-7, all three with 4:05 p.m. starts.

The Braves open the season at home April 8 with a seven-game homestand against the Phillies and Marlins. Five of the seven games begin at the normal home start time of 7:20 p.m. with a 7:08 p.m. Sunday start to end the three games against the Phillies on April 11 and a 12:20 p.m. start April 15, Jackie Robinson Day, to end the series against the Marlins.

2021 Atlanta Braves schedule

(Home games in bold; All times Eastern)

APRIL

Thursday, April 1, 3:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Saturday, April 3, 4:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Sunday, April 4, 1:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Monday, April 5, 4:05 p.m., at Washington

Tuesday, April 6, 4:05 p.m. at Washington

Wednesday, April 7, 4:05 p.m., at Washington

Friday, April 9, 7:20 p.m. vs. Philadelphia

Saturday, April 10, 7:30 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

Sunday, April 11, 7:08 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

Monday, April 12, 7:20 p.m. vs. Miami

Tuesday, April 13, 7:20 p.m., vs. Miami

Wednesday, April 14, 7:20 p.m. vs. Miami

Thursday, April 15, 12:20 p.m., vs. Miami

Friday, April 16, 2:20 p.m., at Chicago Cubs

Saturday, April 17, 2:20 p.m., at Cubs

Sunday, April 18, 7:08 p.m., at Cubs

Tuesday, April 20, 6:35 p.m., at N.Y. Yankees

Wednesday, April 21, 6:35 p.m., at N.Y. Yankees

Friday, April 23, 7:20 p.m., vs. Arizona

Saturday, April 24, 7:20 p.m., vs. Arizona

Sunday, April 25, 1:20 p.m., vs. Arizona

Monday, April 26, 7:20 p.m., vs. Cubs

Tuesday, April 27, 7:20 p.m., vs. Cubs

Wednesday, April 28, 7:20 p.m., vs. Cubs

Thursday, April 29, 7:20 p.m., vs. Cubs

Friday, April 30, TBD, at Toronto

MAY

Saturday, May 1, TBD, at Toronto

Sunday, May 2, TBD, at Toronto

Tuesday, May 4, 7:05 p.m., at Washington

Wednesday, May 5, 7:05 p.m., at Washington

Thursday, May 6, 7:05 p.m., at Washington

Friday, May 7, 7:20 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

Saturday, May 8, 7:20 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

Sunday, May 9, 7:08 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

Tuesday, May 11, 7:20 p.m., vs. Toronto

Wednesday, May 12, 7:20 p.m., vs. Toronto

Thursday, May 13, 12:20 p.m., vs. Toronto

Friday, May 14, 8:10 p.m., at Milwaukee

Saturday, May 15, 7:10 p.m., at Milwaukee

Sunday, May 16, 2:10 p.m., at Milwaukee

Monday, May 17, 7:10 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

Tuesday, May 18, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

Wednesday, May 19, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

Thursday, May 20, 7:20 p.m., vs. Pittsburgh

Friday, May 21, 7:20 p.m., vs. Pittsburgh

Saturday, May 22, 4:10 p.m., vs. Pittsburgh

Sunday, May 23, 1:20 p.m., vs. Pittsburgh

Tuesday, May 25, TBD, at Boston

Wednesday, May 26, TBD, at Boston

Friday, May 28, 7:10 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Saturday, May 29, 7:!5 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Sunday, May 30, 7:08 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Monday, May 31, 5:10 p.m., vs. Washington

JUNE

Tuesday, June 1, 7:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Wednesday, June 2, 7:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Thursday, June 3, 12:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Friday, June 4, 7:20 p.m., vs. L.A. Dodgers

Saturday, June 5, 7:15 p.m., vs. L.A. Dodgers

Sunday, June 6, 1:20 p.m., vs. L.A. Dodgers

Tuesday, June 8, 7:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Wednesday, June 9, 7:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Thursday, June 10, 1:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Friday, June 11, TBD, at Miami

Saturday, June 12, TBD, at Miami

Sunday, June 13, TBD, at Miami

Tuesday, June 15, 7:20 p.m., vs. Boston

Wednesday, June 16, 7:20 p.m., vs. Boston

Thursday, June 17, 7:20 p.m., vs. St. Louis

Friday, June 18, 7:20 p.m., vs. St. Louis

Saturday, June 19, 7:15 p.m., vs. St. Louis

Sunday, June 20, 1:20 p.m., vs. St. Louis

Monday, June 21, 7:10 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Tuesday, June 22, 7:10 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Wednesday, June 23, 7:10 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Thursday, June 24, 7:10 p.m., at Cincinnati

Friday, June 25, 7:10 p.m., at Cincinnati

Saturday, June 26, 4:10 p.m., at Cincinnati

Sunday, June 27, 1:10 p.m, at Cincinnati

Tuesday, June 29, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

Wednesday, June 30, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

JULY

Thursday, July 1, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

Friday, July 2, 1 p.m., vs. Miami

Saturday, July 3, 4:10 p.m., vs. Miami

Sunday, July 4, 1:20 p.m., vs. Miami

Monday, July 5, 7:05 p.m., at Pittsburgh

Tuesday, July 6, 7:05 p.m., at Pittsburgh

Wednesday, July 7, 12:35 p.m., at Pittsburgh

Friday, July 9, TBD, at Miami

Saturday, July 10, TBD, at Miami

Sunday, July 11, TBD, at Miami

Tues., July 13, TBD, MLB All-Star game (in Atlanta)

Friday, July 16, 7:20 p.m., vs. Tampa Bay

Saturday, July 17, 7:20 p.m., vs. Tampa Bay

Sunday, July 18, 1:20 p.m., vs. Tampa Bay

Monday, July 19, 7:20 p.m., vs. San Diego

Tuesday, July 20, 7:20 p.m., vs. San Diego

Wednesday, July 21, 12:20 p.m., vs. San Diego

Thursday, July 22, 7:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Friday, July 23, 7:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Saturday, July 24, 6:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Sunday, July 25, 1:05 p.m., at Philadelphia

Monday, July 26, 7:10 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Tuesday, July 27, 7:10 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Wednesday, July 28, 7:10 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Thursday, July 29, 12:20 p.m., at N.Y. Mets

Friday, July 30, 7:20 p.m., vs. Milwaukee

Saturday, July 31, 7:20 p.m., vs. Milwaukee

AUGUST

Sunday, Aug. 1, 1:20 p.m., vs. Milwaukee

Tuesday, Aug. 3, 8:15 p.m., at St. Louis

Wednesday, Aug. 4, 8:15 p.m., at St. Louis

Thursday, Aug. 5, 8:15 p.m., at St. Louis

Friday, Aug. 6, 7:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Saturday, Aug. 7, 7:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Sunday, Aug. 8, 1:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Tuesday, Aug. 10, 7:20 p.m., vs. Cincinnati

Wednesday, Aug. 11, 7:20 p.m., vs. Cincinnati

Thursday, Aug. 12, 5:10 p.m., vs. Cincinnati

Friday, Aug. 13, 7:05 p.m., at Washington

Saturday, Aug. 14, 7:05 p.m., at Washington

Sunday, Aug. 15, 1:05 p.m., at Washington

Monday, Aug. 16, TBD, at Miami

Tuesday, Aug. 17, TBD, at Miami

Wednesday, Aug. 18, TBD, at Miami

Friday, Aug. 20, TBD, at Baltimore

Saturday, Aug. 21, TBD, at Baltimore

Sunday, Aug. 22, TBD, at Baltimore

Monday, Aug. 23, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Yankees

Tuesday, Aug. 24, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Yankees

Friday, Aug. 27, 7:20 p.m., vs. San Francisco

Saturday, Aug. 28, 7:20 p.m., vs. San Francisco

Sunday, Aug. 29, 1:20 p.m., vs. San Francisco

Monday, Aug. 30, TBD, at L.A. Dodgers

Tuesday, Aug. 31, TBD, at L.A. Dodgers

SEPTEMBER

Wednesday, Sept. 1, TBD, at L.A. Dodgers

Thursday, Sept. 2, 8:40 p.m., at Colorado

Friday, Sept. 3, 8:40 p.m, at Colorado

Saturday, Sept. 4, 8:10 p.m., at Colorado

Sunday, Sept. 5, 3:10 p.m, at Colorado

Tuesday, Sept. 7, 7:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Wednesday, Sept. 8, 7:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Thursday, Sept. 9, 7:20 p.m., vs. Washington

Friday, Sept. 10, 7:20 p.m., vs. Miami

Saturday, Sept. 11, 7:20 p.m., vs. Miami

Sunday, Sept. 12, 1:20 p.m., vs. Miami

Tuesday, Sept. 14, 7:20 p.m., vs. Colorado

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 7:20 p.m., vs. Colorado

Thursday, Sept. 16, 12:20 p.m., vs. Colorado

Friday, Sept. 17, TBD, at San Francisco

Saturday, Sept. 18, TBD, at San Francisco

Sunday, Sept. 19, TBD, at San Francisco

Monday, Sept. 20, 9:40 p.m., at Arizona

Tuesday, Sept. 21, 9:40 p.m., at Arizona

Wednesday, Sept. 22, 9:40 p.m., at Arizona

Thursday, Sept. 23, 9:40 p.m., at Arizona

Friday, Sept. 24, 10:10 p.m., at San Diego

Saturday, Sept. 25, 8:40 p.m., at San Diego

Sunday, Sept. 26, 4:10 p.m., at San Diego

Tuesday, Sept. 28, 7:20 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

Wednesday, Sept. 29, 7:20 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

Thursday, Sept. 30, 7:20 p.m., vs. Philadelphia

OCTOBER

Friday, Oct. 1, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

Saturday, Oct. 2, 7:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

Sunday, Oct. 3, 3:20 p.m., vs. N.Y. Mets

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