Less than a week into its return, the MLB suffered a depressing setback when more than a dozen members of the Marlins tested positive for COVID-19.
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We shouldn’t be at all surprised by this news: Less than a week into its return, Major League Baseball suffered a depressing setback when more than a dozen members of the Miami Marlins, including 11 players and two coaches, tested positive for COVID-19. The Marlins-Orioles game scheduled for Monday was postponed. Also postponed was the Yankees-Phillies game in Philadelphia because the Marlins spent the weekend playing in Philadelphia and there is concern about how safe the visitors’ clubhouse is.
We’ll now wait to see whether this is just a blip or the beginning of widespread cases throughout baseball that could eventually shut down the league….