Major League Baseball announces schedule for first day of All-Star activities

Jul 5, 2023, 2:25 PM | Updated: 2:42 pm

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Seattle readies for All-Star Week. (Getty Images)

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Major League Baseball has announced the first day of activities for All-Star Week throughout Seattle, including all Fan-Focused, Legacy/Community, Youth & Cultural events.

All-Star Week news and events from Seattle Sports

Thursday, July 6th, includes:

9:00 a.m. – Raising of MLB All-Star Flag at Space Needle

  • Features Mariners Legend Félix Hernández and Mariners President of Business Operations Catie Griggs

11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. – Regional Competitions for the Jr. Home Run Derby and Pitch, Hit & Run Skills Competitions

5:00 p.m. – Workout Day for the HBCU Swingman Classic presented by T-Mobile & powered by the MLB-MLBPA Youth Development Foundation

  • Featuring HBCU Swingman Classic players and coaches

7:00 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies of the All-Star Commissioner’s Cup and All-Star Jennie Finch Classic presented by ARM & HAMMER

  • Features Mariners President of Business Operations Catie Griggs, Softball Legend Jennie Finch and Maria A. Bartlow (niece of Negro Leagues Legend Toni Stone)
  • NOTE: Ceremony includes the first-ever Seattle-based team in the Commissioner’s Cup (“Baseball Beyond Borders”)

MyNorthwest will have stories all week during All-Star Week. Also, look for reports from Seattle Sports and KIRO Newsradio.


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Major League Baseball announces schedule for first day of All-Star activities