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MLB postpones opening day for two weeks due to coronavirus

All spring training games will be cancelled as of 3 PM Thursday.

Posted: Mar 12, 2020 2:22 PM
Updated: Mar 13, 2020 1:59 PM

In a statement released Thursday afternoon, MLB Commissioner Robert Manfred Jr. announced that opening day will be delayed by at least two weeks. 

Remaining spring training games will also be suspended effective 3 PM Thursday. 

MLB says they have been preparting for a variety of contingency plans regarding the 2020 season and will announce the effects on the schedule at an appropriate time. 

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