Important Dates

January 8

Baseball Writers’ Association of America election results announced

 

January 14

Salary arbitration filling

 

January 17

Salary arbitration figures exchanged

 

February 1-21

Salary arbitration hearings held (if necessary)

 

February 13

Spring Training opens for pitchers, catchers and injured players

 

March 22-23 

Opening series in Sydney, Australia: Los Angles Dodgers vs Arizona D-backs

 

February 26

Detroit Tigers at Atlanta Braves, 1:05pm ET, ESPN Wild World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

 

March 29

Atlanta Braves vs Braves Future Stars, 1:05pm

 

March 31

Brewers Home Opener: Atlanta Braves at Milwaukee Brewers, 2:10pm ET

 

March 31

Active rosters have to be trimmed to 25

 

April 8

Braves Home Openers: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves, 7:10pm ET