BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Major League Baseball is honoring essential workers this season.
$1.5 million worth of free game tickets will be distributed to those who have been on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.READ MORE: Summer Surge: As Coronavirus Infections Rise In Maryland, Some Reveal Why They Won’t Get Vaccine; Hogan Says ‘Breakthrough’ Infections Under 1%
All 30 MLB teams will take part.READ MORE: Chaotic Pop-Up Block Parties Disrupt North Baltimore Neighborhood
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The Orioles released a statement saying they’re excited to thank frontline workers and will hold a tribute in their honor during the season home opener.MORE NEWS: Lamar Jackson Tests Positive For COVID-19, Misses First Day Of Ravens Training Camp