After a obvious COVID-19 test within the Giants group forced the fast postponements of video games towards the Padres on Friday and Saturday, Essential League Baseball has but to manufacture a resolution as to whether the teams will return to the topic Sunday.
The test result that ended in the postponement of video games within the guts of the series is most incessantly a false obvious as USA On the present time reported a Giants participant who examined obvious Friday has due to this truth examined detrimental on Saturday. The Giants did no longer camouflage the identity of the participant who in the starting up examined obvious.
No diversified member of the Giants traveling occasion has examined obvious for the unconventional coronavirus in San Diego and the group has no longer had any diversified obvious test results since the initial intake activity at the starting of summer season camp in July.
“The San Francisco Giants realized final evening that a member of the group has examined obvious for COVID-19 and assemble suggested the group’s players and workers to self-isolate in their San Diego hotel rooms with instructed security precautions in location,” the Giants mentioned in an legitimate assertion Saturday. “The group carried out contact tracing and is fixed attempting out of the total traveling occasion.”
The #SFGiants participant who had a obvious Covid-19 test has since had two detrimental assessments and if the whole lot is obvious tonight, the #SFGiants and #Padres will play a doubleheader Sunday.
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) September 12, 2020
If the teams are cleared to come inspire to the topic, it’s imaginable a Sunday doubleheader at Petco Park would enable the Giants and Padres to preserve some distance from a nightmare scenario of playing loads of doubleheaders all the map thru the final weekend of the everyday season when the teams are scheduled to play a three-recreation series at Oracle Park in San Francisco.
After postponements worn out video games on Friday and Saturday between the Giants and Padres, MLB has no longer announced when the clubs will attempt to manufacture up the disregarded video games. The clubs could possibly possibly well play doubleheaders at Oracle Park all the map thru the final weekend of the everyday season, however the league could possibly possibly well moreover explore the probability of utilizing T-Mobile Park in Seattle to host a recreation or two between the teams on Thursday, September 17.
The Giants are scheduled to fly inspire to the Bay Space following Wednesday’s recreation towards the Seattle Mariners, but San Francisco and San Diego assemble a mutual off day on Thursday sooner than the Padres originate a three-recreation series in Seattle on Friday.
The Giants and Padres had been moments some distance from first pitch on Friday evening at Petco Park when Giants trainer Dave Groeschner emerged from the dugout and educated the umpire crew of a obvious test. Giants manager Gabe Kapler and total manager Scott Harris started informing players the recreation could possibly possibly well be postponed, but no legitimate announcement turned into made in the case of the situation of the recreation till 10 minutes after the scheduled 6: 10 first pitch.
Two diversified National League playoff contenders, the St. Louis Cardinals and Miami Marlins, handled COVID-19 outbreaks earlier this season and are now scrambling to play as many video games as imaginable all the map thru the final two weeks of the everyday season.
The Marlins assemble no longer had an off day since September 3 and can also play three doubleheaders over the final two weeks of the everyday season to total 60 video games. The Cardinals assemble three doubleheaders scheduled over the following seven days and 4 sooner than the tip of the everyday season, but are only set apart apart to play 58 video games in location of 60 after lacking more than two beefy weeks of video games following a coronavirus outbreak.