MLB Opening Day: Moments from start of 2017 baseball season (48 images)

Major League Baseball swings into action with the opening of the 2017 season, with teams across the country playing their first games. The regular season runs until October 1. Here's a look at some moments from some of the first games of the season.
Updated: April 13, 2017 at 9:26 AM
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Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (L) receives a championship ring from Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein during a ring ceremony before a game between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field on April 12, 2017 during opening week in Chicago. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI
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The chairman and owner of the Chicago Cubs Thomas S. Ricketts shows off his Championship Ring before a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field on April 12, 2017 during opening week in Chicago. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI
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Members of the Chicago Cubs show off their World Series Championship rings before a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field on April 12, 2017 during opening week in Chicago. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI
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Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo waves to fans after receiving a Championship Ring during a ring ceremony before a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field on April 12, 2017 during opening week in Chicago. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI
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Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer, right, and Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein, left, stand after receiving Championship Rings during a ring ceremony before a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field on April 12, 2017 during opening week in Chicago. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI
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Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson (31) celebrates with third baseman Justin Turner (10) after scoring against the Chicago Cubs during the sixth inning of the Cubs' opening day game at Wrigley Field on April 10, 2017 in Chicago. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI
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Chicago Cubs left fielder Kyle Schwarber (12) celebrates with manager Joe Maddon after scoring against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the third inning of the Cubs' home opening day game at Wrigley Field on April 10, 2017 in Chicago. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI
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