July 6, 2020 -- The 2020 60-game Major League Baseball schedule will be announced tonight, July 6, on MLB Tonight: Schedule Release presented by Camping World live at 6 p.m. EDT on MLB Network. Hosted by Matt Vasgersian with analysis from Harold Reynolds and Tom Verducci, the one-hour special will unveil key matchups and dates of the 60-game schedule, which will begin Thursday, July 23 and Friday, July 24. As previously announced, each team will play a regionally based schedule featuring 40 divisional games and 20 Interleague games against the corresponding geographical division. Following MLB Tonight: Schedule Release, MLB Network will air a new MLB Tonight with Fran Charles, Jon Heyman and Dan Plesac live at 7 p.m. EDT, covering the latest news of Summer Camp presented by Camping World and continuing analysis of the 2020 60-game MLB schedule.
Leading up to 6 p.m. EDT, MLB Now will air live at 4 p.m. EDT, followed by Intentional Talk presented by Toro at 5 p.m. EDT. Tonight’s new The Sounds of Baseball program featuring Hall of Fame broadcaster Bob Uecker has been rescheduled for tomorrow, July 7, at 7 p.m. EDT.