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Giants announce tentative 2021 regular season schedule


© Kyle Terada | 2020 Jul 5


SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The San Francisco Giants released their 2021 regular season schedule today, which will feature the Giants opening the season in Seattle for three games beginning on Thursday, April 1. It will mark the first time in club history that the Giants will open the season at an Interleague ballpark and the 12th-consecutive year that San Francisco opens their season on the road.

Following the season-opening series at Seattle, the Giants will travel to San Diego for a three-game set, April 5-7, before returning to San Francisco for their Home Opener on Friday, April 9 versus the Colorado Rockies. The Giants will also host the Cincinnati Reds for three games during the first homestand of the year from April 12-14.

The Giants’ 2021 Interleague schedule will feature visits by the Texas Rangers (May 10-11), Los Angeles Angels (May 31-June 1), Oakland Athletics (June 25-27) and Houston Astros (July 30-August 1). The Giants will travel to Seattle (April 1-3), Texas (June 8-9), Los Angeles-AL (June 22-23) and Oakland (August 20-22) during Interleague play.

San Francisco’s 2021 schedule features just one three-city road trip against Oakland (August 20-22), New York-NL (August 24-26) and Atlanta (August 27-29) and only two homestands with eight-or-more games; Pittsburgh (July 23-25), Los Angeles-NL (July 27-29) and Houston (July 30-August 1) as well as Arizona (August 10-11), Colorado (August 12-15) and New York-NL (August 16-18).

The Giants will play each of their National League West Division rivals 19 times – the Arizona Diamondbacks (9 home/10 away), the Colorado Rockies (10 home/9 away), the Los Angeles Dodgers (9 home/10 away) and San Diego Padres (10 home/9 away).

The Giants are on the road for Fourth of July (July 4 at Arizona) and Labor Day (September 6 at Colorado). They play at home on Mother’s Day (May 9 vs. San Diego), Memorial Day (May 31 vs. Los Angeles-AL and Father’s Day (June 20 vs. Philadelphia). The Giants will enjoy a day off on Easter (April 4).

Prior to the start of the 2021 regular season, the Giants and Athletics will face off for the Bay Bridge series, which will include three exhibition games from March 28-30. The Giants will host the final exhibition game on March 30.

All game times and broadcast information will be announced at a later date.

 

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