AROUND THE MAJORS
HBO’s John Oliver is selling premium New York Yankees tickets for 25 cents. But you must dress like you don’t belong there. Yankees COO Lonn Trost was concerned resale ticket buyers may have never sat in a premium location. “There will be riffraff in those seats,” Oliver said.
Cole Hamels handed Felix Hernandez his first opening day loss as Texas beat Seattle 3-2.
David Price’s debut for Boston was put on ice as Cleveland postponed its opener against the Red Sox.