Live blog: The Yahoo Sports MLB Opening Day Marathon

Welcome to our opening day live blog with the Yahoo Sports MLB crew!

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Here’s some more opening day reading if you need it:

DIVISION PREVIEWS
AL West: Shohei Ohtani and the Angels are looking to dethrone the Astros
AL Central: Cleveland looks strong again, but the Twins are rising quickly
AL East: The Yankees and Red Sox will be baseball’s best heavyweight fight
NL West: Did anybody do enough to challenge the Dodgers?
NL Central: The Brewers made a big splash, but is it enough to catch the Cubs?
NL East: Is this finally the year for the Washington Nationals?

THE STORYLINES OF 2018
The breakout teams of 2018
The teams that could disappoint in 2018
Which teams didn’t do enough this offseason?
Will baseball’s new pace-of-play rules actually work?
The impact rookies of 2018

OTHER FUN STUFF TO READ OR WATCH BEFORE OPENING DAY
• The Dodgers will win the World Series, according to ‘MLB: The Show 18’
• Ranking every starting pitcher scheduled for MLB’s historic opening day
• The five best bets of the 2018 MLB season
One former GM tries to make sense of a puzzling MLB offseason
Which top MLB prospects will make their team’s opening day roster?
Video: We quizzed the people: Is this an MLB relief pitcher or a dude in a band?
Video: Take our test: Is this a real or fake Minor League Baseball team?

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