MLB 2014 sked released; Jays host Cards, Cubs

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The Toronto Blue Jays are set to open the 2014 season against some familiar foes.

Major League Baseball announced its tentative 2014 schedule Tuesday, with the Blue Jays scheduled to open the season on March 31 with the start of a four-game series in Tampa Bay before coming to home Toronto for a three-game set against the New York Yankees starting on April 4.

In interleague play, the Blue Jays will host the St. Louis Cardinals, Milwaukee Brewers, Philadelphia Phillies and Chicago Cubs next year, and they’ll visit the Pittsburgh Pirates, Philadelphia Phillies, Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers.

The Cubs last visited Toronto in 2008.

View the full 2014 MLB schedule here.