Cardinals have no new positive COVID-19 tests

Ross Houston
August 6, 2020

The team issued a statement late Sunday saying it was still waiting on test results.

Jeter noted that no player tested positive for the coronavirus during the league's "Spring Training 2.0" ahead of the truncated, 60-game schedule kickoff.

Louis Cardinals' president of baseball operations, informed press reporters there is no proof that anybody went to a casino.

The group has actually remained in quarantine in Milwaukee given that Thursday and 7 players and 6 team member have actually given that evaluated favorable.


The Cardinals are tentatively scheduled to resume play Friday in St. Louis against the Chicago Cubs.

St. Louis general manager John Mozeliak said five of them are asymptomatic, and the others have so far had a variety of minor symptoms.

"I am saddened to have tested positive for COVID-19, even after adhering to safety guidelines that were put in place", Molina, the Cards' beloved catcher, said in a statement released by the team.

There are now concerns if the Cardinals have unwittingly infected the Minnesota Twins with whom they were playing earlier this week. Series against the Milwaukee Brewers and Detroit Tigers have been postponed, and players are isolating in their hotel rooms in Wisconsin in response to an outbreak of COVID-19.


The St. Louis Cardinals most recently won the World Series in 2011.

The Cardinals are the second team sidelined by the novel coronavirus since the season started July 23.

The Miami Marlins, who had 21 members of their organization test positive for COVID-19 over the past week-and-a-half, will return to action Tuesday in Baltimore against the Orioles.


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