With the return of warmer days come the crack of the bat and the roar of the crowd.
Opening day is a time of hope as Major League Baseball franchises, regardless of their offseason acquisitions, dream of playoff opportunities and maybe, just maybe, World Series glory.
Fans and teams alike are tweeting their excitement for the beginning of a new season.
— Yankees Baseball (@yanksbaseball25) March 29, 2018
FINALLY!!!!!!!! I T I S H E R E ! pic.twitter.com/0MCtms0luz
— 💪Jared Davenport🏋 (@jtdavenport83) March 29, 2018
— Sox Takes (@Sox_Takes) March 29, 2018
— SABR (@sabr) March 29, 2018
Some shared GIFs:
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) March 29, 2018
— Dylan Connolly (@DCONN24) March 29, 2018
Others tweeted pictures of awaiting stadiums:
— New York Mets (@Mets) March 29, 2018
— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) March 29, 2018
Even non-baseball brand managers shared their love of the game:
— CSPAN (@cspan) March 29, 2018
— JFK Library (@JFKLibrary) March 29, 2018
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Some companies touted their promotions:
Today is the day! Happy #OpeningDay Detroit! Try to stay dry & be safe out there. We’ve partnered with Lyft to take half off the cost of a safe ride home. Go @tigers! Ride info here: https://t.co/xJs9jVrvua pic.twitter.com/0loVCV7e38
— Wallside Windows (@Wallside_Window) March 29, 2018
Others played up their connection to the game:
— Waffle House (@WaffleHouse) March 29, 2018
Some chimed in, regardless of their connection to baseball:
— Ohio State (@OhioState) March 29, 2018
Carhartt teased a special surprise:
— Carhartt (@Carhartt) March 26, 2018
One big promotion was a tickets giveaway.
Whats up Cincy? Yall ready for tomorrow? I’m currently in🎅mode, so I’m teaming up with @Carhartt x @47 to give away 2 Opening Day tickets –– hidden with hats somewhere in the city. Stay tuned for a clue tomorrow around 10AM. #OutworkOutroot
— Billy Hamilton (@BillyHamilton) March 28, 2018
Others just wished everyone a good time:
— Little Caesars (@littlecaesars) March 29, 2018
How are you talking about baseball’s opening day?