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OFFICIAL: MLB Suspending Spring-Training Games and Pushes Regular Season by two weeks minimum.

Written by Dylan Steffen

The craziness continues as MLB is expected to follow suit with the NBA, NHL, MLS, NCAA, and others by suspending Spring Training because of concerns from COVID-19 aka the Corona-virus.

UPDATE 1: In an hour there is a conference call with Rob Manfred and every owner. MLB will make an official announcement afterward, per Joel Sherman.

Update 2: MLB will ask players to stay at spring sites to continue work out but is not required.

Update 3: Per Jon Heyman, Players around the league are being told a delay to the regular season is likely but for how long is unclear.

Update 4: OFFICIAL: MLB is suspending spring-training games and will delay the start of regular season by atleast two weeks.

Any updates will be in this article, stay tuned.

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