Baseball’s favorite summer time has arrived: the 2022 MLB All-Star Game is right around the corner, promising a show featuring some of today’s greatest baseball players. This year’s managers will be Brian Snitker of the Atlanta Braves and Dusty Baker of the Houston Astros, recreating last season’s World Series game (as is customary) when the Braves beat the Astros.
Looking to watch the MLB All-Star Game live this year? Read on for everything you need to know about the Midsummer Classic, including TV broadcast details and how to stream the MLB All-Star Game online without cable. Bonus: we also have details on how to watch the Home Run Derby, which takes place the day before the All-Star Game
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When is the MLB All-Star Game? Date, time, tickets
The 2022 MLB All-Star Game will take place on Tuesday, July 19 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Calif. The game starts at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT.
If you want to see the Midsummer Classic in person, you can still purchase MLB All-Star Game tickets through VividSeats.com. Prices are rising fast (they currently start at $236, at the time of writing), so be sure to grab your tickets soon if you plan to attend.
How to watch the MLB All-Star Game on TV: What channel is it on?
If you plan to watch the MLB All-Star Game on TV, you’ll need Fox in your cable or satellite package. As usual, Fox has exclusive broadcast rights to the All-Star Game this year. A simple digital antenna (like Amazon’s) will give you access to all major TV networks, including Fox, so you can watch the All-Star Game on TV.
Don’t have a cable? You can still follow the match live. Check out your MLB All-Star Game streaming options below.
How to Watch the MLB All-Star Game Online Without Cable
To watch the MLB All-Star Game online without cable, you’ll need a live TV streaming service with Fox. We’ve rounded up some of our favorites below – all of which will let you stream the MLB All-Star Game live online using your streaming devices, smart TV, laptop, from your tablet or phone.
1. Stream the MLB All-Star Game on Sling
Sling is the cheapest live TV streaming service, and it includes Fox (in some markets) so you can watch the MLB All-Star Game online. To get Fox on Sling, you’ll need the Sling Blue package, which costs $35 per month. However, right now Sling is offering new customers 50% off their first month, bringing your first bill down to just $17.50.
2. Stream the MLB All-Star Game on DirecTV Stream
For a huge plethora of channels, including Fox to stream the MLB All-Star Game live, check out DirecTV Stream. The satellite TV company’s streaming service offers over 140 live TV channels and comes with unlimited cloud DVR storage.
DirecTV Stream normally costs $69.99 per month, but starts with a five-day free trial. Additionally, DirecTV Stream has a deal that gets you $15 off your first two months, bringing the price down to $54.99 for two months.
3. Stream the MLB All-Star Game on fuboTV
fuboTV is another great live TV streaming service with a huge selection of channels and 1000 hours of cloud DVR storage. With access to Fox broadcasts, you will be able to watch the MLB All-Star Game online using fuboTV. The service costs $69.99 per month after a seven-day free trial.
4. Stream the MLB All-Star Game on Hulu + Live TV
One of the best streaming deals is Hulu + Live TV. For $69.99 a month, you get access to over 75 live TV channels and (that’s the good part) free subscriptions to Disney+ and ESPN+. Fox is included in the channel lineup, making Hulu + Live TV another easy way to watch the MLB All-Star Game online this year.
How to watch MLB All-Star Game for free online
Here’s a secret: you can watch the MLB All-Star Game for free online this year. By using DirecTV Stream’s five-day free trial or fuboTV’s seven-day free trial, you’ll get free access to Fox during the trial period. This will let you stream the MLB All-Star Game live online for free, and you’ll even have a few more days to enjoy free live TV after the game.
How to watch the Home Run Derby online
Another exciting part of MLB All-Star weekend is the Home Run Derby. This year’s Home Run Derby will take place on Monday, July 18 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.
Unlike the All-Star Game, the Home Run Derby will be televised on ESPN. If you want to live stream the Home Run Derby online, all of the above live streaming services will allow you to do so. Also, if you want to watch the Home Run Derby for free online, you can always use DirecTV Stream’s five-day free trial or fuboTV’s seven-day free trial.
2022 MLB All-Star Game Roster
As always, the 2022 MLB All-Star Game will see the National League square off against the American League. The starting players for each team are elected by the fans, and then the players and the commissioner’s office decide on the reserves. The end result is two teams stacked with baseball’s most well-known players.
Notable players this year include Yankees slugger Aaron Judge, Dodgers right fielder Mookie Betts and Braves right fielder Ronald Acuña Jr.
See below for the full list of starters for each team.
National League starters
C: Willson Contreras (Cubs)
1B: Paul Goldschmidt (Cardinals)
2B: Jazz Chisholm (Marlins)
3B: Manny Machado (Padres)
SS: Trea Turner (Dodges)
FROM: Ronald Acuña, Jr. (Braves), Mookie Betts (Dodgers), Joc Pederson (Giants)
DH: Bryce Harper (Phillies)*
American League starters
C: Alejandro Kirk (Blue Jays)
1B: Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (Blue Jays)
2B: Jose Altuve (Astros)
3B: Rafael Devers (Red Sox)
SS: Tim Anderson (White Sox)
FROM: Aaron Judge (Yankees), Mike Trout (Angels), Giancarlo Stanton (Yankees)
DH: Shohei Ohtani (Angels)
*out due to injury
Watch the 2022 Major League Baseball All-Star Game this Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET on FOX or via DirecTV Stream here.
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