Best Extra Innings MLB Games from the first half of 2016

10 Incredible Extra-Innings MLB Games From the First Half of 2016

Here are the best of the best and most incredible extra-innings MLB games from the first half of 2016. What more could you possibly want in the offseason than more than* 30 hours of great baseball?!?!

*The average length of an MLB game is about 3 hours. From there the math is easy: 10 games times 3 hours is 30 hours. And since these are extra innings games… well, you get the picture.

These are games for the true baseball fan. Long after most seats have emptied, we’re the ones who are still there. As the inning count reaches into the teens, we’re still happily cheering, eating more hot dogs and Instagramming our excitement. If this is you, this is the list for you. You’ll need a subscription to MLB.tv to watch at the links, or you can find the games on your own subscription option if available.

We’ve listed out the best games from 2016 by each day of the month. You can find the best 2016 MLB games from April here, then May here, and just about to the All-Star break with June here. From those first three months of 2016’s most excellent and exciting games, here are our favorite extra-innings offerings that take you on a journey into the worlds beyond a typical 9 inning game.

10 Incredible Extra-Innings MLB Games From the First Half of 2016

4/17 Angels @ Twins
4/24 Twins @ Nationals
4/24 Pirates @ D-Backs
5/22 Dodgers @ Padres
5/27 Dodgers @ Mets
6/10 Cardinals @ Pirates
6/12 Red Sox @ Twins
6/15 Reds @ Braves
6/23 White Sox @ Red Sox
6/25 Mets @ Braves

Tell us: How did you like these? Did we miss any great ones? Do you have a favorite memory from watching one of these games live, or another great extra-innings game? Let us know!

No spoilers, just lists of the best MLB games to watch

Best MLB Games of the Month: June 2016

June 2016 – The month of June is the grand lead-in to the All Star break. By the time June rolls around, teams have settled in to the season, star players are starting to shine, and the potential postseason-bound clubs are solidifying their records. It’s warm, school is out, and it’s a great month for baseball.

As per usual, you won’t find any spoilers in this post. Just a list of the best MLB games from June 2016, and links to watch on your MLB.tv subscription. These games are chosen for exciting moments, rare feats, walkoff drama, tight pitching, and anything else that might be interesting to the avid baseball fan.

Best MLB Games of the Month: June 2016

Sometimes two games are listed for each day. Usually the first is probably “best” but it’s all a matter of perspective anyway, right? I’ve found it can even be a matter of my mood – sometimes I am really hoping to see a tight game of small ball, stellar pitching, base stealing, and questionable managerial moves. Other times I like to tune out a bit a watch homers fly into the stands. But in the end, whichever type the game ends up being I always enjoy it.

Interesting note #1: The Mets, Reds, and Braves all appear on this list seven times. The Cardinals are next with six. Question is, is this the sign of a good month, or a bad one? Even though you already know where these teams places in 2016, you just might be surprised. There’s always the effect that stat heads love to mention of “small sample size.”

Interesting note #2: The Royals don’t show up on this list. Sorry Kansas City fans!

The link will take you to the home team feed or national broadcast on MLB.tv, so you’ll need a subscription for it to work. Enjoy!

6/1 White Sox @ Mets
6/2 Mariners @ Padres
6/3 D-Backs @ Cubs
Braves @ Dodgers
6/4 Athletics @ Astros
Giants @ Cardinals
6/5 Nationals @ Reds
Angels @ Pirates
6/6 Astros @ Rangers
6/7 Cardinals @ Reds
Marlins @ Twins
6/8 Mets @ Pirates
6/9 Cardinals @ Reds
6/10 Cardinals @ Pirates
6/11 Mets @ Brewers
Orioles @ Blue Jays
6/12 Red Sox @ Twins
Phillies @ Nationals
6/13 Reds @ Braves
6/14 Pirates @ Mets
6/15 Reds @ Braves
6/16 Brewers @ Dodgers
6/17 Blue Jays @ Orioles
6/18 Rangers @ Cardinals
Braves @ Mets
6/19 Braves @ Mets
Brewers @ Dodgers
6/20 Mariners @ Tigers
White Sox @ Red Sox
6/21 Rays @ Indians
6/22 Rockies @ Yankees
Nationals @ Dodgers
6/23 White Sox @ Red Sox
6/24 Cardinals @ Mariners
6/25 Mets @ Braves
6/26 D-Backs @ Rockies
Athletics @ Angels
6/27 Cubs @ Reds
6/28 Phillies @ D-Backs
Cubs @ Reds
6/29 Rangers @ Yankees
Indians @ Braves
6/30 Tigers @ Rays

Did we miss any of your favorite Major League Baseball games from June 2016? Post a comment below!

June 2016 - Best MLB Games of the Month