Opening Day: Snow, stars, fans and a virus postponement

A fan holds a sign expressing his joy at being able to attend a major league baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Toronto Blue Jays on opening day at Yankee Stadium, Thursday, April 1, 2021, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

A family poses for a photo outside of Wrigley Field on opening day. From New York to Seattle and everywhere in between, it is a much different opening day in 2021. Fans are back at the ballpark after they were shut out during the regular season last year because of the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Shafkat Anowar)

Miguel Cabrera took a trot, eventually, in the snow at Comerica Park. Mookie Betts started the champion Los Angeles Dodgers with a hit at Coors Field. And the Bleacher Creatures did their thing at Yankee Stadium.