Indians Release 2012 Regular Season Schedule
The Cleveland Indians released a press release yesterday announcing their preliminary 2012 regular season schedule. Times are not established for most games, however, date and opponent are. Some highlights of the 2012 schedule include:
• The Tribe starts the season with an Easter weekend homestand beginning on Thursday, April 5, 2012 against the Toronto Blue Jays, including an Easter Sunday matchup against the Blue Jays on April 8.
• Summer at Progressive Field will begin on Memorial Day (Monday, May 28). The Tribe will play 43 home games from Memorial Day to the Sunday of Labor Day weekend (September 2) — including Father’s Day vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (Sunday, June 17) and Independence Day vs. Los Angeles Angels (Wednesday, July 4).
• 24 of the Tribe’s final 30 games of the 2012 season will be played against AL Central rivals
• AL East Division rivals, the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees each make one visit to Progressive Field on August 9-12 and August 24-26, respectively.
To view the entire 2012 season schedule, click here.