Orioles Opening Day Delayed, Spring Training Games Canceled


Thursday, March 12, 2020
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Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis was driving down Florida’s west coast on Interstate 75 from Sarasota to Fort Myers for an exhibition activity versus the Minnesota Twins when he received the simply call.

No activity tonight. No online games for a even though.

“Pretty stunned,” Davis reported, “just how quickly items have escalated.”

Key League Baseball delayed the begin of its period, including the Baltimore Orioles’ Opening Working day, by at the very least two months due to the fact of the coronavirus outbreak and suspended the rest of its spring schooling schedule.

MLB suspended all spring schooling online games as of four:00 p.m. Thursday, league officers introduced.

The begin of the regular period was delayed to give league officers more time to make a decision how to deal with its reaction to the coronavirus.

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