THINK MLB GAMES ARE GETTING LONGER?

IT’S NOT JUST YOU

Games are now a full 30 minutes longer than in 1984

 
Year Tms G Time
2017 30 1520 3:09
2016 30 2428 3:04
2015 30 2429 3:00
2014 30 2430 3:07
2013 30 2431 3:04
2012 30 2430 3:00
2011 30 2429 2:56
2010 30 2430 2:54
2009 30 2430 2:55
2008 30 2428 2:55
2007 30 2431 2:55
2006 30 2429 2:51
2005 30 2431 2:49
2004 30 2428 2:51
2003 30 2430 2:49
2002 30 2426 2:56
2001 30 2429 2:58
2000 30 2429 3:01
1999 30 2428 2:57
1998 30 2432 2:52
1997 28 2266 2:56
1996 28 2267 2:55
1995 28 2017 2:54
1994 28 1600 2:57
1993 28 2269 2:52
1992 26 2106 2:54
1991 26 2104 2:54
1990 26 2105 2:51
1989 26 2106 2:50
1988 26 2100 2:49
1987 26 2105 2:52
1986 26 2103 2:48
1985 26 2103 2:44
1984 26 2105 2:39
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 7/28/2017.