Opening Day 2017 Is Finally Here, Red Sox Fans
Today marks the first game of the season for the Boston Red Sox, and the fans are ready to welcome back their beloved baseball team. It’s officially Opening Day at Fenway Park for the Sox, who will be facing the Pittsburgh Pirates, and social media is buzzing with excitement for this afternoon’s game. Here are a few posts to get you in the spirit.
— Boston Red Sox (@RedSox) April 3, 2017
High of 50 degrees and @RedSox home opener.
Not bad for a Monday. pic.twitter.com/SG0jCaRYnq
— City of Boston (@CityOfBoston) April 3, 2017
— Only In Boston (@OnlyInBOS) April 3, 2017
Today Dustin Pedroia will start his 11th straight opening day game for the Red Sox – one game less than Yaz. Opening Day is at 2:05pm. pic.twitter.com/vQ4BmJq3Ye
— BostonTweet (@BostonTweet) April 3, 2017
Big Papi wished his former teammates luck on Opening Day.
Good luck guys…. give red sox nation what they deserve pic.twitter.com/AQZrbWpmKK
— David Ortiz (@davidortiz) April 3, 2017
Notable politicians are also sharing some Opening Day vibes. Mayor Marty Walsh and Attorney General Maura Healey are both waiting for their big callup, it seems.
Boston, we're ready: Happy Opening Day. pic.twitter.com/oGJfeUkKqB
— Mayor Marty Walsh (@marty_walsh) April 3, 2017
— Maura Healey (@maura_healey) April 3, 2017
My truth hierarchy: (1) health care is a human right (2) climate change is an existential threat (3) the Yankees suck. https://t.co/VhEWR0ugRK
— Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) April 3, 2017
Reporters on the scene also shared some behind-the-scenes pictures for eager fans.
— Tom Caron (@TomCaron) April 3, 2017
— Adam Kaufman (@AdamMKaufman) April 3, 2017
— Johnny Mehler (@JohnnyBangor) April 3, 2017
— Nick Giovanni (@NickGNews) April 3, 2017