BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today announced the following changes to their 2010 Opening Series:
Game 2 of the Opening Series against the New York Yankees, originally scheduled for Wednesday, April 7, 2010 will now be played on Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 7:10 p.m.
Game 3 of the Opening Series against the New York Yankees, originally scheduled for Thursday, April 8, 2010 will now be played on Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 7:10 p.m.
Monday, April 5 and Thursday, April 8 will now be scheduled off-days in the team schedule.
These changes to the schedule were made in light of 2010 Opening Night being moved up to Sunday, April 4, 2010 at 8:00 p.m. That game will be televised in the local broadcast market (all of New England minus Fairfield County, CT) on NESN HD, and nationally on ESPN2