• This image provided by MLB Advanced Media shows a screen grab of a live broadcast of a Major League Baseball game on an iPad. Baseball is easing restrictions on watching video online, but there are still lots of hurdles for fans of hometown teams. You typically need a cable or satellite TV subscription, and in many cases, you get only the opposing team’s announcers _ and this comes after paying an extra fee for the season. (MLB Advanced Media via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    How to watch baseball online in 2016

    NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a little easier to watch baseball online this year, though no one would call it safe at home quite yet.