MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Milwaukee Brewers open the season at home for the second straight year.
The Brewers opening homestand includes six games in seven days, first against Los Angeles and then a weekend series against the division rival Chicago Cubs.
The last time the Brewers opened the season at home in back-to-back seasons was during in 1994 and 1995.
The Brewers will host a free "On Deck" event this Sunday at Miller Park.
From noon to two, eight stations will be set up around the ballpark where players will be signing autographs.