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Posted by: JeffG
- [336142516] Mon, Jul 27, 2020, 10:53

7/27
Orioles @ Marlins
Yankees @ Phillies

Postponed. No makeup announced yet.

Marlins have 14 positives in their team and traveling party. Phillies could have been exposed to them over weekend series.

1Tree
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      Mon, Jul 27, 2020, 12:05
MLB: The Hunger Games
2Khahan
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      Mon, Jul 27, 2020, 12:30
2020 season could be cancelled
3loki
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      Mon, Jul 27, 2020, 13:52
My post on DD thread on 6/27/2020:
There are a number of reasons why the season will begin. First there is so much television money involved that I believe that the season will open with attendance strictly limited. Secondly the president will disregard his scientific and medical experts and will push strongly to open the season as evidence that the country is back to "normal." Very unfortunately because of the extremely high rate of contagion, what will rapidly ensue will be spread of the virus among the players, their families and fans who attend. The season will be suspended shortly after it starts.
It is critical medically and for public health that everyone wear masks. Wearing a mask is not a political statement.
4JeffG
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      Tue, Jul 28, 2020, 10:56
7/28

More Marlins tested positive today. All Phillies came back negative (but isn't the incubation period longer?)

Orioles @ Marlins
Yankees @ Phillies
Todays games involving Phillies, Marlins and their opponents also postponed. No makeup announced yet... if any.... i could see MLB just working around canceled games and awarding post season berths on winning percentage.


Can't imagine the Marlins are going to play any time soon... unless they just bring up their whole taxi squad.

5JeffG
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      Tue, Jul 28, 2020, 12:10
Nationals issued a statement that they would prefer NOT be traveling to Miami for the weekend series vs Marlins - decision rests now with MLB
6JeffG
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      Tue, Jul 28, 2020, 15:58

Wed and Thu Phi @ NYY canceled
Wed and Thu Bal @ Mia canceled
Fri, Sat, Sun Was @ Mia games canceled

the Yankees will be playing @ the orioles on Wed and Thu since they are without opponents and to add flexibility for missed games being rescheduled later.

Schedule tweaks to come
7Guru
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      Thu, Jul 30, 2020, 13:09
Phi @ Tor (played in Philly) 7/31 postponed.

Tentatively rescheduled for a doubleheader on 8/1.
8JeffG
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      Thu, Jul 30, 2020, 15:32
Now entire 7/31-8/2 Phi @ Tor series (in PHI) is postponed due to 2 positive tests (no players, staff and clubhouse personell).

Since the Nats @ Marlins is already canceled this weekend, maybe the nats and jays can hook up this weekend. Stay tuned.
9filthy
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      Thu, Jul 30, 2020, 17:30
Yikes, the knot gets tighter.
Nats/Jays supposed to play each other 4 times? Just playing their 4th as I type this.
Slightly unbalanced still seems to be better than slightly incomplete.
10filthy
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      Thu, Jul 30, 2020, 18:27
According to MLB.com, Jays were set to face Phils *6, Nats *4, Marlins *4, Braves *3, Mets *3 so there isn't even a perfect balance to maintain anyway.
The juggle is real!
11Guru
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      Fri, Jul 31, 2020, 10:23
Friday's (7/31) StL @ Mil game has been postponed after multiple members of the Cardinals tested positive for COVID-19.
12Nerfherders
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      Fri, Jul 31, 2020, 12:55
I already have one team with 2/3rd of their starters out because of postponements. And since they arent disclosing who's coming down with COVID from these teams, its impossible to plan for next week.
13Guru
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      Fri, Jul 31, 2020, 13:56
To help make up all the postponements, MLB and the players’ union agreed Thursday that doubleheaders this season will become a pair of seven-inning games.
14Guru
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      Sat, Aug 01, 2020, 19:05
Saturday and Sunday StL @ Mil games now canceled as well.
15Guru
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      Mon, Aug 03, 2020, 10:13
Looks like Miami is now postponed through Thursday, Aug 6.

I think everyone else is back in action as of today - so far.
16JeffG
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      Mon, Aug 03, 2020, 16:44
8/3 - 8/6 Cards/Tigers 4 game series postponed
17Guru
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      Tue, Aug 04, 2020, 08:27
..and the Marlins are now restarting today - vs. Baltimore, rather than Philly.
18 GoatLocker
      Dude
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      Tue, Aug 04, 2020, 11:09
And Yahoo is still showing it as postponed vs Philly.
19 GoatLocker
      Dude
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      Tue, Aug 04, 2020, 11:10
Logged out and back in and now looks good.
20Nerfherders
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      Tue, Aug 04, 2020, 14:09
I'm so confused. ESPN is showing PHI postponed vs. NYY AND MIA. ow can they play two different teams on the same day? Who are the Yankees playing today?
21Toral
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      Tue, Aug 04, 2020, 15:11

Nobody. Their scheduled game vs. Philadelphia was postponed on Monday night, because of anticipated weather today.
22JeffG
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      Sun, Aug 09, 2020, 22:01
Just keeping this thread up to date

Postponements
8/7-8/9 Cubs vs Cards
8/10-8/12 Pirates vs Cards

Assuming St Louis won’t play 55 games in 45 days so some of these may be cancelations
23JeffG
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      Sat, Aug 15, 2020, 15:14
Cards are back in action 8/15... Mlb released schedule changes and they will play 11 doubleheader’s between now and end of season to get to 58 games. DH with Detroit would take place I believe only if playoff implications.

Reds vs Pirates 8/15-16 postponed as Reds have a positive player. They could make up on common off day Monday but they also play two more series later this seaaon
24JeffG
      ID: 44182712
      Thu, Aug 20, 2020, 17:06
UGH.

8/20 - Mets @ Marlins postponed... Mets have postive covid case. weekend 'subway series' now in doubt
25Nerfherders
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      Thu, Sep 24, 2020, 17:55
Ive been looking and cant find this anywhere. Does anyone know if the potential makeup games between the Cards/Tigers will count?

In ESPN?
In Yahoo?
In Ottoneau?
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