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Friday Night Baseball on Apple TV+

Apple and MLB are continuing their partnership to deliver “Friday Night Baseball” a weekly doubleheader with live pre- and postgame shows that will stream exclusively on Apple TV+ on Friday nights free from local broadcast restrictions.

How to Watch:

Fans will be able to access “Friday Night Baseball” from the Apple TV app with an Apple TV+ subscription. To access “Friday Night Baseball” games on Apple TV+, fans will need to follow these steps:

  • Launch the Apple TV app and select the game directly from there,


  • From the MLB.TV app, tap on Apple TV+ Game to be redirected to the Apple TV app (where available),


For more information about how to access "Friday Night Baseball" on Apple TV+, visit the Apple Knowledge Base.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Do I need to have an Apple account to watch the games?

Yes. You need to have an Apple ID. Your Apple ID is the account you use across all your Apple devices, including your iPhone. Learn how to create a new Apple ID here.

How do I sign in to watch the games on Apple TV+?

Log in with your Apple ID. Learn how to watch Friday Night Baseball here.

Do I need to pay to watch the live games?

Yes. An Apple TV+ subscription is required to view live games. If you do not currently have an Apple TV+ subscription, you can get 2 free months of Apple TV+ if you sign up before September 30th. Click here for more details on the free trial offer.

Question about Apple TV+ (issues creating an account / starting trial / etc.)

If you have questions regarding your Apple TV+ subscription, click here

On what devices can I watch the games?

See all the ways to watch Apple TV+ here.