Doctors fear worst for MLB after Marlins coronavirus mayhem

Doctors fear worst for MLB after Marlins coronavirus mayhem PHILADELPHIA — Anthony Santella, a public health scientist and health services researcher specializing in infectious disease prevention and control, recalled his reaction upon hearing of organized sports’ plans to return to action. “I was like, ‘We’re moving too fast,’” Dr. Santella, who teaches at Hofstra University,…

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Astros Place Justin Verlander On Injured List, Select Brandon Bielak

Astros Place Justin Verlander On Injured List, Select Brandon Bielak The Astros have placed Justin Verlander on 10-day injured list due to a forearm strain and selected the contract of right-hander Brandon Bielak, MLB.com’s Brian McTaggart tweets. Houston has also optioned infielder Taylor Jones to alternate camp and recalled right-hander Nivaldo Rodriguez. Verlander yesterday publicly…

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Nationals Sign Josh Harrison

Nationals Sign Josh Harrison 12:57pm: The Nationals have announced the signing. Harrison will be in uniform for tonight’s game. Catcher Raudy Read was optioned to alternate camp to make space on the 30-man roster. July 27, 10:15am: Harrison has passed his physical and Covid-19 tests, Heyman tweets. A formal announcement should be made by the…

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