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: People In Baltimore Protest In Solidarity, Mourning Daunte Wright's Death After He Was Fatally Shot By Police During Traffic Stop In Minnesota
All 30 MLB teams will take part.READ MORE: Pause In Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Could Delay Maryland's Goals As Baltimore City Emerges As Potential New Hotspot
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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: Stimulus Check Update: Are You Eligible For A Plus-Up Payment?