This day in baseball: Early start
Posted: March 31, 2014 Filed under: 20th Century, This day in baseball | Tags: Baseball, Chicago White Sox, history, Kingdome, Major League Baseball, MLB, Opening Day, Seattle Mariners, sports
Major League Baseball hasn’t always started seasons in March, however. In fact, the first time a Major League season did so was on March 31, 1996 in Seattle. The Mariners beat the White Sox 3-2 in twelve innings at the Kingdome.