MLB with wrap up the week with a ton of action. Fourteen games are on tap for Sunday, and the start times will range from 1:05 to 7:08 p.m. ET. There’s a lot to take in through two weekends of the 2021 season. Let’s go over the best games, fantasy matchups, and rookies to watch.
Best Game To Watch
Sunday’s matchup between the Washington Nationals and Los Angeles Angels will feature a primetime pitcher matchup. Max Scherzer is set to go head to head with Clayton Kershaw. The Dodgers entered Saturday with the most hits in MLB. The Nationals entered the weekend having given up the fewest hits in MLB. One side has to give, and baseball fans could be in for a very exciting matchup. Both pitchers are off to slow starts but will look to bounce back with strong performances.
The Milwaukee Brewers and St. Louis Cardinals had hot bats on Saturday and combined for 24 hits. It’s not likely that both teams will be as productive at the plate on Sunday, but there’s a good chance the Cardinals will get going with the Brewers starting Brett Anderson. Anderson forked up three home runs in five innings in his 2021 debut. Keep an aye on Paul Goldschmidt, Nolan Arenado, Yadier Molina, and others.
Rookies to Watch
Jazz Chisholm Jr. hit a bomb for the Miami Marlins in their 3-0 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday. While the 23-year-old shortstop is still building momentum, he’s had some great at-bats against top-notch pitching. If he can hit a 400-footer off Jacob deGrom, he has a chance to produce against any arm in MLB.
Note: Today’s game between the Angels and Blue Jays has been postponed due to rain. The game between the New York Mets and Miami Marlins was suspended in the first inning due to thunderstorms.
MLB regular season schedule for Sunday, April 11th
If no streaming option is listed, game is available on MLB.tv pending blackout restrictions.
Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles, 1:05 p.m. ET
Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, 1:05 p.m. ET
Los Angeles Angels vs. Toronto Blue Jays , 1:07 p.m. ET ESPN+
Detroit Tigers vs. Cleveland Indians, 1:10 p.m. ET
Miami Marlins vs. New York Mets, 1:10 p.m. ET
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays, 1:10 p.m. ET
Kansas City Royals vs. Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m. ET
Seattle Mariners vs. Minnesota Twins, 2:10 p.m. ET
Milwaukee Brewers vs. St. Louis Cardinals, 2:15 p.m. ET
San Diego Padres vs. Texas Rangers, 2:35 p.m. ET
Colorado Rockies vs. San Francisco Giants, 4:05 p.m. ET
Cincinnati Reds vs. Arizona Diamondbacks, 4:10 p.m. ET
Washington Nationals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers, 4:10 p.m. ET
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves, 7:08 p.m. ET ESPN
If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL). Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER (NJ/MI/PA/WV), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 1-800-BETS-OFF (IA) or Call or Text the TN REDLINE: 800-889-9789. 21+ (18+ NH). NJ/PA/WV/IA/IN/CO/IL/TN/MI only. Eligibility restrictions apply. See draftkings.com/sportsbook for full terms and conditions.