I was hoping to spend the weekend watching the Blue Jays. I don’t know what I’m going to do instead. It seems I’ll be putting up sim recaps.
Minor Leaguer pointed out that the Jays transaction page shows that Sam Gaviglio has been sent to the “Alternate Training Site”. I’d guess that Chase Anderson will be added when/if we play again.
Between four and six additional Cardinals have tested positive, a source tells The Athletic. Another postponement tonight would appear likely. On it: @CraigMish.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) August 1, 2020
There is only 1 number between 4 and 6.....but apparently the number is actually 4. One player, three staff.
And this is optimistic news:
I really enjoyed the seven Jays games we had.
There is some good news:
The Phillies received the results of yesterday's COVID-19 tests and had no new positives. Players will be allowed back at Citizens Bank Park for staggered workouts this afternoon.— Kyle Glaser (@KyleAGlaser) August 1, 2020
I vote we make Isan Diaz MLB Commissioner. To me he seems like the smartest man in baseball.
Isan Díaz’s statement on Instagram. pic.twitter.com/knCeskVVDK— Daniel Álvarez Montes (@DanielAlvarezEE) August 1, 2020
Buffalo doesn’t exactly sound thrilled to be hosting baseball:
CONT “... that players, coaches, and all other visiting team staff will not be allowed to leave their hotel except to go by bus to Sahlen Field or the airport, and, with the exception of team congregate dining purposes within the hotel, may not leave their hotel rooms.”— Shi Davidi (@ShiDavidi) August 1, 2020
I don’t know what I’d do without the Onion these days: