Dr. Anthony Fauci Recommends MLB End Season Before October Due to Potential COVID-19 Second Wave
The MLB has been on hiatus since March, when the league postponed spring training — which, in turn, delayed the start of the season — just days after the NBA and NHL called off their events.
Last week, the MLB hosted a two-night virtual draft, just as the NFL did back in April, and according to ESPN, have set July 10 as the latest tentative start date for the 2020 season.
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