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Juan Soto tests positive

MLB: Exhibition-Washington Nationals at Baltimore Orioles Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Nationals star Juan Soto has tested positive for Covid-19. He will miss tonight’s game and obviously more than that one.

“So we will proceed when he has two negative tests and we will hopefully get him back on the field. So, that’s the major news of the day for the Nats.”

It is good that he is asymptomatic.

He’s a important part of their team. He hit .282/.401/.548 with 34 home runs.

And, of course, he’s been in close contact with the other players on his team.

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