MLB commissioner Rob Manfred believes the season might be in big trouble because of coronavirus.
According to ESPN, Manfred informed MLB Players Association executive director Tony Clark that the season is cooked if the coronavirus situation doesn’t get under control. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)
The Marlins have completely suspended play after an outbreak of coronavirus, and several other teams have had games canceled.
BREAKING: MLB commissioner Rob Manfred told MLBPA executive director Tony Clark on Friday that if the sport doesn’t do a better job of managing the coronavirus, it could shut down for the season, sources told @JeffPassan. pic.twitter.com/lNXpbzkHZr
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 31, 2020
I said Friday that I see no situation where the MLB ends the season as scheduled. Let’s be honest with each other right now.
To say things are looking poorly would be the understatement of the year.
Brewers-Cardinsls game tonight postponed due to positive test