Cole will start for the Yankees on Thursday against Hyun-Jin Ryu for Toronto. What time does Yankees vs. Blue Jays on Opening Day start? The New York Yankees face the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium at 1:05 p.m. EDT on Thursday, April 1, 2021. What TV channel does Yankees vs. Blue Jays air on? The game will be broadcast on ESPN. Channel finder: Verizon Fios, AT&T U-verse, Comcast Xfinity, Spectrum/Charter, Optimum/Altice, Cox, DIRECTV, Dish Where can I live stream Opening Day for free online? ESPN is available to stream live on fuboTV (FREE TRIAL), Sling (FREE TRIAL), Hulu + Live TV (FREE TRIAL) and YouTube TV (FREE TRIAL). Cable customers with ESPN in their package can also login to with their cable credentials to watch the game for free. What is the Mets Opening Weekend Schedule? 4/1 vs. Toronto, 1:05 p.m. on ESPN. Stream on fuboTV, Sling, AT&T TV, Hulu + Live 4/3 vs. Toronto, 1:05 p.m. on YES. Stream on AT&T TV 4/4 vs. Toronto, 1:05 p.m. on YES. Stream on AT&T TV ** ** ** Story by Kristie Ackert, New York Daily News via Tribune News Service TAMPA, Fla. — Back in February, there were so many questions about the Yankees rotation. They had two veterans coming off missing almost all of the last two years because of injuries.