(Miami, FL) — A coronavirus outbreak on the Miami Marlins is forcing the cancelation of the team’s home opener tonight. ESPN reports there are now at least 14 cases of the virus on the team.
BREAKING: The Miami Marlins' season opener tonight has been canceled due to a COVID-19 breakout, according to @ESPN.
At least 14 people, including players and coaches, have tested positive in recent days, sources tell ESPN. https://t.co/dD9DhXPA7B pic.twitter.com/SCMnQmfhzS
— ABC News (@ABC) July 27, 2020
The Marlins were scheduled to fly home and play two games against the Baltimore Orioles. The Marlins are still in Philadelphia after opening their season against the Phillies.