Diamondbacks’ Junior Guerra, Silvino Bracho Test Positive For COVID-19

Diamondbacks’ Junior Guerra, Silvino Bracho Test Positive For COVID-19 Diamondbacks right-handers Junior Guerra and Silvino Bracho have tested positive for the coronavirus, manager Torey Lovullo told reporters (including The Athletic’s Zach Buchanan and The Arizona Republic’s Nick Piecoro) today.  Guerra and Bracho “are asymptomatic and feel great,” Lovullo said.  “They’re in the protocol, they’re doing…

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Terry Francona supports Indians name change: ‘Time to move forward’

Terry Francona supports Indians name change: ‘Time to move forward’ CLEVELAND — Cleveland manager Terry Francona won’t sidestep the hot-button topic any longer. He believes the Indians need to change their contentious nickname. “I think it’s time to move forward,” Francona said Sunday. Francona’s comments came two days after the Indians, amid a nationwide movement…

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Pirates’ Socrates Brito, Blake Cederlind Test Positive For COVID-19

Pirates’ Socrates Brito, Blake Cederlind Test Positive For COVID-19 Outfielder Socrates Brito and right-hander Blake Cederlind have both tested positive for the coronavirus, Pirates manager Derek Shelton told reporters (including Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette).  The two players consented to be identified as having positive tests, though Shelton didn’t provide further details on their…

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