Sports Report: Cardinals-Brewers postponed, St. Louis has 6 total COVID-19 cases
AP source: St. Louis-Milwaukee PPD after Cardinals positives
NEW YORK — Friday's game between St. Louis and Milwaukee has been postponed after multiple Cardinals employees tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday because the postponement in Milwaukee had not been announced. Two other games scheduled for Friday involving the Marlins, Nationals, Blue Jays and Phillies had already been postponed because of an outbreak among Miami players and two positive tests on Philadelphia's coaching staff. ___ Follow Jake Seiner: https://twitter.com/Jake_Seiner ___ More AP MLB: https://apnews.
Saturday's game between theand at Miller Park has been after new positive test results for COVID-19 surfaced within the Cardinals organization, a source told .
Three of the individuals to return new positive results are staff members, while one is a player, according to.
The Cardinals have a total of six positive tests within their 58-person traveling group, reports
Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives
NEW YORK — The coronavirus forced another change in Major League Baseball’s schedule, bringing the league’s total to eight teams affected in the first nine days of the season. Friday's game between St. Louis and Milwaukee was postponed after two Cardinals players tested positive for the coronavirus. The league announced the schedule change hours before the game was to be played. It said the postponement in Milwaukee is "consistent with protocolsFriday's game between St. Louis and Milwaukee was postponed after two Cardinals players tested positive for the coronavirus.
Friday's game between St. Louis and Milwaukee was alsoafter the Cardinals confirmed two major-league players tested positive.
The six individuals are reportedly in isolation and the entire group will be tested again Saturday.
The Cardinals and Brewers are scheduled to play a doubleheader Sunday.
St. Louis is the latest MLB team to experience a COVID-19 outbreak. As of Friday, the Miami Marlinshad 18 players and two coaches test positive, causing several game postponements around the league.
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