Fans stand for the National Anthem at the New York Yankees' home opener on Thursday, April 1.
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In pictures: Opening Day 2021

Updated 8:03 PM ET, Thu April 1, 2021

Fans stand for the National Anthem at the New York Yankees' home opener on Thursday, April 1.
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The new season of Major League Baseball is here, and Opening Day looks much different than it did last year.

At the beginning of the 2020 season — a season delayed and shortened by the Covid-19 pandemic — fans were