MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers open the 2017 season at home with a four-game series against Colorado.

The Brewers' opening day against the Rockies is April 3 at Miller Park with a 1:10 p.m. start, under the MLB schedule released Wednesday. The season-opening homestand includes a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs April 7-9.

Milwaukee's interleague schedule features games against each team in the AL East, as well as four games against Minnesota. The Brewers host Boston May 9-11 in the Red Sox's first trip to Milwaukee since June 2003. The Twins make their annual trip Aug. 9-10.

The Brewers' longest homestand is a 10-game stretch against St. Louis, Cincinnati and Atlanta in April. Milwaukee's longest road trip is a 10-game trip to Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Washington in July.

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