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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!

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Best MLB Games of the Month: May 2016

May 2016 – May means spring, and spring means baseball. And flowers and stuff.

What were the best MLB games of the month of May in the 2016 season? And can you go back and watch these games without having the ending spoiled?

The answer to both is – YES! Here at Baseball Rewatch, the goal is to be the ultimate resource for watching excellend baseball for the true MLB fan. Note: you’ll need a subscription to MLB.tv (or some other way to watch games online and/or on demand – currently MLB.tv is far and away the best source for this).

Keep following our site for daily updates (with no details revealed) on the best games of each day as the regular season progresses. But for now, in the offseason, the best way to get your MLB fix is to come here and find some quality baseball to watch. Here, we’re looking at May 2016 and finding the best game from each day of the month.

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Below we’ll list our opinion of the best game(s) from each day in the month of May for the 2016 MLB season. How do we decide? Well, we look over baseball stat and news sites for highlights and special achievements, and anything out of the ordinary we will include. Then we look at the game itself – does it feature excellent pitching on both sides? Does the lead switch back and forth? Is there a wild comeback? Walkoff win? A sixteen strikeout or three-home run performance? These types of factors merit inclusion.

What you won’t find – other than any spoilers – is any boring blowout games. Expect to be entertained with fun, interesting, unusual, or simply excellent baseball games from the 2016 MLB season.

Best MLB Games of the Month: May 2016

Each of the links below will take you to the game with the home team feed automatically selection. You can change the color commentary or broadcast network to the away feed (most games) once the game starts.

Interesting note #1: The entire 3-game Dodgers/Padres series of May 20-22 made the list. Great series, and you can watch the whole thing at the links below.

Interesting note #2: The very next games that both the Dodgers and the Padres played (against different opponents) made the list on the following day, May 23.

Interesting note #3: The Red Sox/Blue Jays series is another excellent 3-game series, featured from May 27-29.

5/1 Padres @ Dodgers
5/2 Rangers @ Blue Jays
5/3 Nationals @ Royals
Rangers @ Blue Jays
5/4 Angels @ Brewers
Phillies @ Cardinals
5/5 Yankees @ Orioles
Mariners @ Astros
5/6 Red Sox @ Yankees
5/7 Brewers @ Reds
Pirates @ Cardinals
5/8 Nationals @ Cubs
5/9 White Sox @ Rangers
5/10 Mets @ Dodgers
White Sox @ Rangers
5/11 Tigers @ Nationals
Blue Jays @ Giants
5/12 Mets @ Dodgers
5/13 Twins @ Indians
Angels @ Mariners
5/14 Astros @ Red Sox
Blue Jays @ Rangers
5/15 Blue Jays @ Rangers
Tigers @ Orioles
5/16 Angels @ Dodgers
5/17 Rangers @ Athletics
5/18 Cubs @ Brewers
Yankees @ D-Backs
5/19 Blue Jays @ Twins
5/20 Dodgers @ Padres
5/21 Nationals @ Marlins
Dodgers @ Padres
5/22 Dodgers @ Padres
Brewers @ Mets
5/23 Padres @ Giants
Reds @ Dodgers
5/24 Athletics @ Mariners
Orioles @ Astros
5/25 Athletics @ Mariners
Padres @ Giants
5/26 Cardinals @ Nationals
5/27 Dodgers @ Mets
Red Sox @ Blue Jays
5/28 White Sox @ Royals
Red Sox @ Blue Jays
5/29 Astros @ Angels
Red Sox @ Blue Jays
5/30 Dodgers @ Cubs
Pirates @ Marlins
5/31 Giants @ Braves
Tigers @ Angels

Did we miss any great MLB games from May 2016? Two teams failed to make the list this month – can you find them? Were we right? Do you have any others to add, mention it in the comments below! Then, bookmark or pin this post for later:

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Best MLB Games of the Month: April 2016

If you’re itching to watch some baseball this offseason, take advantage of your MLB.tv subscription to watch games from the 2016 season. We’ll post links to the very best 1-2 MLB games from each day of April 2016. And we won’t reveal any spoilers or scores!

Just like any game you watch, you’ll come to these ones not knowing whether your team is going to win or lose. You won’t know if this is going to be a slugfest or an exhibition of the pitcher’s craft. Maybe you’ll see a milestone or singular feat, or maybe you’ll see a walkoff win, or maybe you’ll simply watch a great, tense game.

Typically, each game is chosen for inclusion here by a few basic criteria: FanGraphs leverage index, close games with lead changes or extra innings, newsworthy headline-type events, combined pitching game score, inclusion in “best of” lists, or anything else that makes a game look interesting to watch. We just take it a step further and leave the mystery that comes with every live game so you can watch and rewatch great baseball.

Best MLB Games of the Month: April 2016

Note: We’re linking to home team feed, but you can change to the away feed (most games) if you prefer once the game starts.

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

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Most Amazing American League Games of 2016 (No Spoilers!)

When MLB.com recently posted their choices for the “Most amazing American League games of 2016,” they of course included the final score in each and every heading. You can go read their article at the link, and their reasons for selecting each game, but they will provide serious spoilers by not only stating the score right off the bat, but also describing what makes each game great.

Of course there are good reasons for them writing the article the way they did, but if you’re like me, you’ll want to watch all the best baseball games of 2016 without any of the surprise stolen from you. That’s why we’re presenting MLB’s choices for most amazing AL games of 2016, but we’re doing it by simply listing each game and letting you watch it to find out why.

You may also want to check out our post of the Most Amazing National League Games of 2016

As always, you’ll need a subscription to MLB.tv to follow the links.

Most Amazing American League Games of 2016

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Remember to check out our National League list of most amazing games here. Pin it to save it for later:

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Agree with the choices? Disagree and have better ones? Leave a comment below!

Best Baseball Games of 2016 - NL

Most Amazing National League Games of 2016 (No Spoilers!)

The news/blog section of MLB.com recently posted their take on the “Most amazing National League games of 2016.” You can read their article at the link, and their reasons for selecting each game. They explain each choice using the highlights from each game, which of course means major spoilers.

But if you’d like to watch these games without knowing the ending or any other important details in advance, we’re reproduced the bare list without giving anything away.

You may also want to check out our post of the Most Amazing American League Games of 2016

As always, you’ll need a subscription to MLB.tv to follow the links.

Most Amazing National League Games of 2016

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Watch the games, then go check out the article to see if you agree on their choices. Also, if you’re clever, you could possibly figure out a few results just by looking at the list 🙂

Most Amazing NL Games of 2016

Anything to add to this list? Leave a comment below!

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15 Best MLB Games of the 2016 Postseason

MLB’s 2016 postseason was one for the ages. Day after day we saw thrilling games, often coming back to back and with entire seasons on the line. There were historic moments, an incredible array of teams with long postseason droughts, walkoff wins, stunning individual and team performances, and more.

Probably just about any baseball fan is familiar with the news behind some of these games, but we’re still not going to give anything away. So here is our ranking of the 15 best MLB games of the 2016 postseason.

15 Best MLB Games of the 2016 Postseason

  1. Cubs @ Indians, World Series Game 7 (11/2/16)
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  2. Cubs @ Giants, NLDS Game 4 (10/11/16)
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  3. Rangers @ Blue Jays, ALDS Game 3 (10/9/16)
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  4. Dodgers @ Nationals, NLDS Game 5 (10/13/16)
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  5. Orioles @ Blue Jays, AL Wild Card Game (10/4/16)
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  6. Indians @ Blue Jays, ALCS Game 5 (10/19/16)
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  7. Cubs @ Giants, NLDS Game 3 (10/10/16)
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  8. Red Sox @ Indians, ALDS Game 1 (10/6/16)
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  9. Giants @ Cubs, NLDS Game 1 (10/7/16)
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  10. Dodgers @ Cubs, NLCS Game 2 (10/16/16)
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  11. Indians @ Cubs, World Series Game 3 (10/28/16)
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  12. Blue Jays @ Indians, ALCS Game 2 (10/15/16)
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  13. Nationals @ Dodgers, NLCS Game 4 (10/11/16)
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  14. Cubs @ Dodgers, NLCS Game 5 (10/20/16)
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  15. Indians @ Cubs, World Series Game 5 (10/30/16)
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Happy viewing!

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Note: A subscription to MLB.tv is required to view these baseball games. Subject to availability and blackout restrictions, etc.