Baseball returns Thursday with an all-team opening day, the first of its kind since 1968, when there were just 20 Major League Baseball franchises. Although 15 games were scheduled for Thursday as to make for an appearance of all 30 teams, several teams had already canceled ahead of "impending inclement weather," including the Cincinnati Reds vs. the Washington Nationals. The marathon kicked off with the Chicago Cubs besting the Miami Marlins 8-4 in Florida. The 2017 World Series champions, the Houston Astros, began their season with a faceoff against the Texas Rangers in Arlington. Games continue throughout the evening, with the Colorado Rockies and the Arizona Diamondbacks headlining the last matchup of the day.
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