The day that we look forward to all year is finally upon us. It's opening day of the Major League Baseball season, and fans all over the place are ready to cheer on their team for eight months. You have your jersey and cap ready to go, but is your BlackBerry ready to be your baseball companion? We've compiled a few of the best apps and media here to make sure you get up and running right for the entire season. Keep reading to check out all the baseball goodies you shouldn't be without!
MLB.com At Bat 2011
The obvious app to have is MLB.com At Bat 2011. This is the go to guy for the whole season and everything MLB. Get scores, standings, news, video and much more. The app will run you $14.99, but for the amount of content you get over the course of the season, it really is a small price to pay if you're at all a baseball fan.
ScoreMobile for BlackBerry
Want to keep up with scores and standings but don't really need much more? ScoreMobile for BlackBerry may be the best bet for you. This free app gives you the latest daily scores from aross the league as well as standings and boxscores. The latest update brings push notifications as well that will monitor updates in the background.
MLB Mobile Site Shortcuts
If you want to sport out your homescreen with your teams icon you can do that too. The MLB offers a selection of shortcut icons for all teams that give you quick access to your teams mobile site. Just click the icon and your browser will bring you to the latest scores, standings, news and more. This simple approach will keep you informed without taking up a lot of space on your device.
Want to have all the game across the league in your BlackBerry calendar? You can grab the MLB2011 Schedule and import the games right to your device. You'll know who is playing who all season long without having to look further than your BlackBerry calendar.
Baseball Trivia Pro
Need a way to kill some time between innings at the game? Check out Baseball Trivia Pro. This great app has loads of baseball related question to keep you busy and test your knowledge. It includes trivia on stats, teams, history and much more.
Check out all the baseball themed wallpapers we have in our free wallpaper gallery. You can choose from some great baseball images, or search for your favorite team for one that suits you best. We also have a TON of baseball themes if you want to go crazy this season. Choose a premium baseball theme or find something just for you in our theme forums.
You should be all set for a great season now. If you have any more baseball apps or media that you love be sure to let us know in the comments. Lets hope for the best and play ball! (Go Mets!!)