The Minnesota Twins have been cleared to travel and are moving forward with plans for a doubleheader in Oakland on Tuesday immediately after obtaining their period interrupted by coronavirus issues.
The Twins haven’t played considering that Friday to let for virus testing and contact tracing as the club has experienced at minimum four positive coronavirus checks in the past week.
Kyle Garlick, yet another unnamed Twins player and a group workers member tested good in the two times before the postponements in opposition to the Angels, manager Rocco Baldelli explained this weekend. Shortstop Andrelton Simmons already hadn’t made the excursion to Anaheim following screening optimistic early in the 7 days.
Online games between the Twins and the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim were postponed Saturday and Sunday, and Monday’s collection opener in Oakland was also postponed. That sport will be manufactured up as part of Tuesday’s doubleheader.
Minnesota will get started Matt Shoemaker in Match 1 and Jose Berrios in Match 2 of the straight doubleheader, then pitch Kenta Maeda on Wednesday. The A’s have not announced possible starters nonetheless.
There have been 6 MLB online games postponed this yr for the reason that of the virus, including a season-opening, three-recreation collection among the Nationals and Mets right after Washington’s coronavirus concerns.
There ended up 45 frequent-year game titles postponed for virus-relevant motives final yr, but only two — involving St. Louis and Detroit — were not designed up.