ATLANTA – The Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball today released their schedules for the 2021 season, which will have the Braves open the year with a six-game road trip to Philadelphia and Washington before returning home to start Truist Park’s fifth season with a three-game set against the Phillies. The Braves’ first homestand of the season will continue with two more games against the Phillies and a four-game set against Miami. Then it will be off to Washington for a three-game set with the Nationals, before returning to start the home schedule on Friday, April 9 against the Phillies. They will play three games at Pittsburgh (July 5-7) before a three-game weekend set in Miami (July 9-11). The Atlanta Braves need to bring back free agent outfielder/designated hitter Marcell Ozuna, but will ownership keep the 2021 payroll where the 2020 payroll would have been before the pandemic? There will be an off day on April 2 and then weekend games against the Phillies on April 3-4. Fifteen of the Braves’ final 25 games will be at home. You can listen online at TheSuperStations.com. (Hyosub Shin / Hyosub.Shin@ajc.com). They play at the Orioles on Aug. 20-22 and host the Rays on July 16-18. Their final trip is a 10-gamer in San Francisco, Arizona and San Diego (Sept. 17-26). After opening their home schedule with a weekend series against the Phillies, the Braves will also play host to key weekend match-ups with the Los Angeles Dodgers (June 4-6) and the Nationals (August 6-August 8). Atlanta and Truist Park will host the All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 13, 2021. The Braves will continue their interleague rivalry with the American League East in 2021, playing a pair of two-game series against Boston (at Fenway Park, May 25-26, home on June 15-16) and the New York Yankees (at Yankee Stadium, April 20-21, home on August 23-24). Days after releasing the revised 2020 60-game schedule, MLB announced the 2021 regular-season schedule Thursday. Atlanta’s interleague games in 2021 will be at New York (April 20-21), at Toronto (April 30-May 2), vs. Toronto (May 11-13), at Boston (May 25-26), vs. Boston (June 15-16), vs. Tampa Bay (July 16-18), at Baltimore (August 20-22) and vs. New York (August 23-24). The Braves’ tentative schedule for 2021 has been released and it features a number of high-profile games, including a home-and-home series with the … The Braves’ 162-game season opens at Philadelphia on April 1, the fourth time in five years the Braves will open on the road. The Braves will play two games against the New York Yankees (August 23-24) and then two days off (August 25-26) before opening up a weekend series at home against the San Francisco Giants on August 27. Like 2020, the Braves’ interleague opponents will come from the American League East. There will be an off day on April 2 and then weekend games against the Phillies on April 3-4. The Atlanta Braves will open the 2021 season on April 1 in Philadelphia against the Phillies. The Braves will spend the week prior to the 2021 All-Star Game, set for July 13 at Truist Park, on the road. The Braves have a trip to Los Angeles and Colorado on Aug. 30-Sept. 5. It will be the fourth time in the last five seasons that the Braves have opened on the road. The Braves will then return home to end the 2021 regular season with three games against the Philadelphia Phillies and three games against the New York Mets at Truist Park. 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The 2021 Atlanta Braves regular season schedule consist of playing 76 games within their division, 66 games outside their division but within their league and 20 interleague games. The Atlanta Braves will open the 2021 season on April 1 in Philadelphia against the Phillies. Atlanta Braves National TV Schedule 2021. ET on Middle Georgia’s ESPN. The rest of the Braves’ interleague schedule features series with Baltimore, Tamp Bay and Toronto. The Braves will play 15 of their final 25 games at Truist Park, ending the year with a three-game set against Philadelphia (September 28-30) and a three-game set with the New York Mets (October 1-3). Follow Bill on Twitter at @billshanks and you can email him at email@example.com. Major League Baseball announced its 2021 schedule Thursday, two weeks before the start of the 2020 season that has been delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic. It begins a six-game trip in Philadelphia and Washington before the Braves’ home opener April 9 against the Phillies. Truist Park will host the 2021 All-Star game July 13. Home games by month: Home games by division: Home games pre/post All-Star Game: April – 14 National League East – 38 Pre – 46, May – 14 National League Central – 18 Post – 35, June – 14 National League West – 15, July – 12 American League East – 10. Both scheduled three-city trips are in the season’s second half: The Braves go to Washington, Miami and Baltimore on Aug. 13-22. The season’s longest road trip will be directly after that, as from September 17-26 they will play at San Francisco for three games, at Arizona for four games and at San Diego for three games. Ronald Acuna Jr. takes a swing. Local broadcast coverage of Braves games will be on FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Southeast, 680 the Fan/93.7 FM and WNNX, rock 100.5 FM and regionally on the Atlanta Braves Radio Network. The Braves end the season with a six-game homestand against the Phillies and Mets on Sept. 28-Oct. 3. The Braves are set to begin the 2021 season on Thursday, April 1, with a three-game series at Citizen’s Bank Park in Philadelphia. Listen to The Bill Shanks Show weekdays at 3:00 p.m. Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Ian Anderson talks about his start in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series, Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker talks about losing game seven of the NLCS and the series to the Los Angeles Dodgers, Atlanta Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna previews Game Seven of the National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker previews Game Seven of the National League Championship Series, Atlanta Braves rookie pitcher Ian Anderson previews Game Seven of the NLCS against the Los Angeles Dodgers. An oddity for the 2021 season will be consecutive off days in late-August. After three games in Washington, the Braves are set to play their home opener on Friday, April 9 vs. Philadelphia.