MLB App Frequently Asked Questions for Apple Devices


Watching MLB.TV, MLB Audio, and MLB Network

Live or archived MLB.TV games

To entrance MLB.TV live or on-demand content, daub on a “TV” idol in a tip left of any of a tabs. Select a “.TV” symbol to see a inventory of accessible MLB.TV games. You can corkscrew to prior dates regulating a left and right arrows. Tap on a diversion to name from a diversion feeds available.

MLB Audio

MLB Audio is usually accessible during live games and will concede we to listen to a home or divided radio promote though blackouts. MLB Gameday Audio repository are not accessible on mobile inclination though can be accessed with your subscription on a PC/Mac computer. Live MLB Audio can be accessed by drumming on a “headphones” idol in a tip right of many of a sections. Tapping a behind arrow while a tide is personification will continue personification a audio in a credentials and concede we to continue regulating a app. MLB Audio does not promote pre-game or post-game content. You might knowledge overpower during these periods, as good as during sleet delays or commercials.

MLB Network

Subscribers of participating Pay TV providers charity a MLB Network will have a ability to watch MLB Network calm by a MLB app after successfully authenticating with their Pay TV username and password. MLB Network calm can be accessed by navigating to a “More” add-on in a MLB app and drumming on “MLB Network.” Tapping on a “play” idol will trigger a feed; on initial launch, we will be compulsory to enter your Pay TV username and password.

If we are experiencing an emanate with your Pay TV username and password, we are sensitive that we are not certified for a content, or your Pay TV provider is not listed or does not offer a MLB Network, greatfully hit your Pay TV provider directly.

Viewing with Chromecast

The MLB app supports a ability to expel highlights and other video on direct calm as good as archived MLB.TV calm to a Chromecast device.Cast Requirements: Both your mobile and a Chromecast device MUST be connected to a same Wifi network to implement this feature.

Please safeguard that we have a latest chronicle of a MLB app and iOS handling complement as good as a latest Chromecast firmware or we might be incompetent to implement a feature. If we are experiencing problem with Chromecast setup or connectivity, greatfully navigate to for support information or hit Google directly. While a MLB app will be updated automatically for many devices, we might need to manually request a updates from a device App Store. If your Chromecast has not updated to a latest firmware, greatfully leave your Chromecast powered on overnight. The firmware build will be pushed and a device will reboot itself when it has a new firmware.

Casting from MLB app to a Chromecast device can be tranquil by drumming on a Chromecast idol within a MLB app in a tip left of a focus or while observation a feed.

Apple Watch Support

With your Apple Watch and upheld Apple mobile device, we will have entrance to violation news, notifications, actor cards and Gameday Pitch-by-Pitch. Configuration of favorite teams and pull notifications will be finished by a MLB app on your Apple mobile device. You can configure that notifications are pushed to a Apple Watch from a Apple Watch app on your mobile device.

Push notifications will be displayed on receipt; obscure a wrist or drumming a “Dismiss” symbol will boot a notification. If a favorite group has been configured, a peek will arrangement diversion information for a team. If a favorite group has not been configured, a peek will arrangement information about a initial diversion from a scoreboard.

Upon initial launch of a watch app, if we have comparison a favorite team, we will be presented with that team’s view. Long dire on that perspective will concede we to perspective a finish scoreboard or perspective other group views. Tapping on a scoreboard entrance will arrangement a diversion perspective along with news and entrance to actor cards. If a favorite group has not been selected, we will be presented with a scoreboard perspective on initial launch where we can entrance a diversion perspective or group views.


MLB app “Settings” can be accessed by drumming on a “More” add-on and afterwards “Settings” in a tip right.

MLB Account

The MLB Account environment allows a user to record in with their purebred MLB email and password. MLB Audio and MLB.TV subscribers who have connected a squeeze of to their MLB comment will use this choice to perspective live and on-demand games.

Push Notifications

The MLB app can broach pull notifications to your device during a deteriorate if enabled. See a “Subscribing to Push Notifications” territory for additional information on subscribing and handling your pull notifications.

Connect Purchase to MLB

A vital advantage of joining your Apple iTunes squeeze to an MLB comment is being means to entrance a squeeze opposite your concordant devices. You will have an eventuality to bond your squeeze to an MLB comment after creation a purchase, or it can be finished during a after time. You can usually bond an Apple iTunes squeeze to one MLB account. If we bond a squeeze to a second MLB account, a initial comment will mislay all entitlements.

Tap on “Connect Purchase to MLB” and record in with your purebred MLB comment email and cue or register for a new account.

Screen Auto-Lock

Setting to “Off” will forestall a shade from going dim while a focus is open; this is useful when regulating Gameday or examination video.

Hide Scores

Slide a toggle to “On” or “Off” to capacitate or invalidate a censor scores functionality

Shake to Toggle

Slide a toggle to “On” or “Off” to capacitate a functionality to censor scores by jolt a device

Viewing Team Information

In sequence to perspective a specific team’s news, highlights, schedule, ticketing, standings and roster, we will wish to entrance their Team Page. You can also configure a “Favorite Team” that will emanate an additional add-on for discerning entrance to this information.

Viewing Team Information Without a “Favorite Team(s)” Defined
  1. Tap on “More” tab
  2. Tap on “Teams”
  3. Tap on a team
Viewing Team Information With a “Favorite Team(s)” Defined
  1. Tap on “Favorite Team” tab
  2. Tap on a “Team name” in a tip center
  3. Tap on a group (This will not change your Favorite Team selections; it will usually refurbish a tab)
Setting a “Favorite Team”
  1. Tap on a “More” button
  2. Tap on “Teams”
  3. Tap on a “Edit” symbol in a tip right.
  4. Tap on a immature “+” pointer to supplement a favorite or a red “-” pointer followed by “Delete” to mislay a favorite
  5. The top-most group will seem on a “Favorite Team” tab. Teams can be systematic by drumming on a “tri-bar” idol on a right and boring adult and down.
  6. Tap “Done” when finished
Managing a “Favorite Team”
  1. From a “Favorite Team” tab, daub on a “Team name” in a tip center
  2. Tap on a “Edit” symbol in a tip right
  3. Make any elite changes
  4. Tap “Done” when finished

Home Screen Icon for Favorite Team

The MLB app has a ability to emanate one or some-more “Favorite Team” shortcuts on a home shade of your Apple device. These shortcuts will open a MLB app directly to a Favorite Team add-on that we wish to view.

  1. Tap on “More” tab.
  2. Tap on “Teams.”
  3. Tap on “Edit.”
  4. Tap on a “gear” idol subsequent to a team.
  5. Tap on a “Set Home Screen Icon.”
  6. Tap on your elite group icon.
  7. To revert, daub on “Reset to MLB.”

Subscribing to Push Notifications

During initial launch, if a Favorite Team is selected, we will be stirred to select that notifications we would like to enable.

MLB app users can select from MLB News, Team News, Game Start, Game End, Score Change and Lead Change.

Ensure notifications are enabled during a handling complement turn (Required)
  1. From a device home screen, daub on “Settings.”
  2. Tap on “Notification Center.”
  3. Scroll down and daub on MLB app.
Configure notifications to your preference.

Set a warning character to “Banners” or “Alerts.”

Banners will seem opposite a tip of your device shade and fast disappear; alerts will conceal a shade and need an acknowledgement.

Enabling “Sounds” will play a sound when a presentation is received

“Show in Notification Center” will arrangement notifications when observation your presentation core by swiping down from a tip of your screen; we can also configure how many notifications we would like to see.

“Show on Lock Screen” will concede we to perspective notifications from a device close shade and presentation center.

Configuring Push Notifications in a MLB App
  1. Navigate to a “More” tab, daub on “Settings” in a tip right and daub on “Notifications.”
  2. Ensure Notifications toggle is set to “On.”
  3. The “News” choice will embody league-wide events such as no-hitters or record challenges.
  4. Tap on a team.
  5. Tap “Enable All” or “Disable All” to globally conduct notifications or toggle any presentation individually.
    • Game Start – Notification when a diversion begins.
    • Lead Change – Notification when a lead change occurs.
    • Score Change – Notification when a scoring play occurs.
    • Game End – Notification when a diversion concludes.
    • Condensed Game – Notification when a precipitated diversion is accessible for viewing.
    • Video Highlight – Notification when a video prominence is accessible for viewing.
    • News – Notification of a team-specific event.

Subscribing or Unsubscribing from a Team Calendar

The MLB app allows we to conceal a team’s finish report onto your local Apple calendar application.

Subscribing with No “Favorite Team(s)” Defined
  1. From within a MLB app, daub on a “More” tab.
  2. Tap on “Teams” from a list.
  3. Tap on a group you’re wishing to allow to.
  4. Tap on “Schedule.”
  5. Tap on a “Subscribe” idol in a tip right of a screen.
  6. When a routine has completed, we might “View Events” to open a calendar or daub “Done” to lapse to a MLB app.
Subscribing with “Favorite Team(s)” Defined
  1. Tap on “Favorite Team” tab.
  2. Tap on a team.
  3. Tap on “Download.”
  4. To perspective TV providers in your area, enter your Zip Code, or simply skip this step.
  5. Select your calendar (Google or Apple).
  1. From a Apple device home screen, daub on a “Settings” icon.
  2. Scroll down to “Mail, Contacts, Calendars” and tap.
  3. Tap on “Subscribed Calendars.”
  4. Tap on a calendar we would like to unsubscribe from.
  5. Tap on “Delete Account” and daub a second time to confirm.

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