1. MLB could cancel season if coronavirus outbreaks continue, and players might have themselves to blame  Toronto Star
  2. MLB’s inherent steadfastness blinding the sport to COVID’s cold realities  Sportsnet.ca
  3. Blue Jays GM Ross Atkins updates on postponements, Ken Giles' arm and Buffalo  The Athletic
  4. Report: MLB considering 'shut down' move after COVID-19 news  NBC Sports Philadelphia
  5. Vagabond Blue Jays stuck on the road with no one to play  Globalnews.ca
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Twenty per cent of teams had games cancelled Friday as COVID-19 continued its spread.Twenty per cent of teams had games cancelled Friday as COVID-19 continued its spread.

There is an unbreakable steadfastness and tunnel-visioned determination needed to survive the tortuous grind of an 162-game season, and both are shining through in Major League Baseball’s response to this week’s COVID-19 outbreaks.There is an unbreakable steadfastness and tunnel-visioned determination needed to survive the tortuous grind of an 162-game season, and both are shining through in Major League Baseball’s response to this week’s COVID-19 outbreaks.

MLB's inherent steadfastness blinding the sport to COVID's cold realities - Sportsnet.ca

Atkins met with the media over Zoom to discuss a number of topics, including the likelihood this 60-game season will reach its conclusion.Atkins met with the media over Zoom to discuss a number of topics, including the likelihood this 60-game season will reach its conclusion.

Blue Jays GM Ross Atkins updates on postponements, Ken Giles’ arm and Buffalo – The Athletic

Atkins met with the media over Zoom to discuss a number of topics, including the likelihood this 60-game season will reach its conclusion.Atkins met with the media over Zoom to discuss a number of topics, including the likelihood this 60-game season will reach its conclusion.

Blue Jays GM Ross Atkins updates on postponements, Ken Giles’ arm and Buffalo – The Athletic

Two new teams saw a game postponed due to positive COVID-19 cases, and now MLB is concerned about the season's viability. By Adam HermannTwo new teams saw a game postponed due to positive COVID-19 cases, and now MLB is concerned about the season's viability. By Adam Hermann

Report: MLB considering 'shut down' if COVID-19 cases continue to spread | NBC Sports Philadelphia

Come on, the summertime tradition of following baseball around here hasn't really changed all that much.Come on, the summertime tradition of following baseball around here hasn't really changed all that much.

Parent: This baseball season looks like a real seven-inning stretch | Sports | timesherald.com

The Philadelphia Phillies say there were no positive results from Thursday's COVID-19 tests.The Philadelphia Phillies say there are no new positive results in their latest COVID-19 testing as another clubhouse is reportedly dealing with the virus.

MLB Coronavirus Outbreak: No new positive COVID-19 results for Phillies; ESPN reports Cardinals-Brewers game postponed | 6abc.com

Washington Nationals wear Zubaz trousers for Blue Jays first 'home' game

Toronto general manager Ross Atkins says life has been difficult for the vagabond Blue Jays at the beginning of a baseball season like no other.Toronto general manager Ross Atkins says life has been difficult for the vagabond Blue Jays at the beginning of a baseball season like no other.

Vagabond Blue Jays stuck on the road with no one to play | Globalnews.ca

Toronto general manager Ross Atkins says life has been difficult for the vagabond Blue Jays at the beginning of a baseball season like no other.

Vagabond Blue Jays stuck on the road with no one to play | Globalnews.ca

As the number of coronavirus cases associated with last weekend's Philadelphia Phillies-Miami Marlins series continues to climb, the Phillies' series with the Toronto Blue Jays scheduled for this weekend has been postponed.As the number of coronavirus cases associated with last weekend's Philadelphia Phillies-Miami Marlins series continues to climb, the Phillies' series with the Toronto Blue Jays scheduled for this weekend has been postponed.

MLB notebook: More delays as Phils staffers test positive - Reuters

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MLB Union Agree To Play Seven Innings In Doubleheaders - RealGM Wiretap

The Phillies faced the Marlins last weekend, who now have 18 cases of COVID-19 among their party.The Phillies faced the Marlins last weekend, who now have 18 cases of COVID-19 among their party.

Blue Jays weekend series on hold as two Phillies staff test positive | The Province

The Phillies faced the Marlins last weekend, who now have 18 cases of COVID-19 among their party.The Phillies faced the Marlins last weekend, who now have 18 cases of COVID-19 among their party.

Blue Jays weekend series on hold as two Phillies staff test positive | The Province

Ken Giles' contract is up at the end of the season, and the Blue Jays will spend the next few months weighing the pros and cons of extending him.Ken Giles' contract is up at the end of the season, and the Blue Jays will spend the next few months weighing the pros and cons of extending him. The Blue ...

Blue Jays: The pros and cons of extending Ken Giles

What happened during the first week of the season was predictable. So is what lies ahead.What happened during the first week of the season was predictable. So is what lies ahead.

Lott: The Blue Jays may follow the protocols, but dare they trust their rivals? – The Athletic

What happened during the first week of the season was predictable. So is what lies ahead.What happened during the first week of the season was predictable. So is what lies ahead.

Lott: The Blue Jays may follow the protocols, but dare they trust their rivals? – The Athletic

LONGLEY: Blue Jays trying to stay positive while keeping COVID at bay | Toronto Sun

LONGLEY: Blue Jays trying to stay positive while keeping COVID at bay | Toronto Sun

The Toronto Blue Jays' upcoming three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies this weekend has been postponed due to coronavirus concerns.The Toronto Blue Jays' upcoming three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies this weekend has been postponed due to coronavirus concerns.

Philadelphia and Toronto were scheduled to meet in a Saturday doubleheader before locking horns again on Sunday but that has changed.Philadelphia and Toronto were scheduled to meet in a Saturday doubleheader before locking horns again on Sunday but that has changed.

Coronavirus: Phillies-Blue Jays series postponed after positive COVID-19 tests

Giles has been sidelined since suffering a forearm injury Sunday. But in a video conference Friday with reporters, Atkins appeared encouraged about th...Giles has been sidelined since suffering a forearm injury Sunday. But in a video conference Friday with reporters, Atkins appeared encouraged about th...

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has postponed this weekend's scheduled series between Toronto and Philadelphia because of concerns about the coronavirus after two Phillies staffers tested positive.". . .NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has postponed this weekend's scheduled series between Toronto and Philadelphia because of concerns about the coronavirus after two Phillies staffers tested positive.". . .

MLB postpones Blue Jays-Phillies series after more positives | North Shore News

With the Blue Jays having their weekend series postponed and three other teams also idle, will MLB be able to maintain competitive integrity?With the Blue Jays having their weekend series postponed and three other teams also idle, will MLB be able to maintain competitive integrity? I'll admit th...

Blue Jays: Will MLB be able to maintain competitive integrity?

WASHINGTON — Michael A. Taylor’s second homer of the season helped the “visiting” Nationals knock around struggling Hyun-Jin Ryu and beat the home-away-from-home Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 Thursday before bothWASHINGTON — Michael A. Taylor’s second homer of the season helped the “visiting” Nationals knock around struggling Hyun-Jin Ryu and beat the home-away-from-home Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 Thursday before both

Taylor powers 'visiting' Nationals to win at Nationals Park | Richmond College Sports | richmond.com

The Toronto Blue Jays call Buffalo their home this year, which leads to an interesting off day thought exerciseThe Toronto Blue Jays call Buffalo their home this year, which leads to an interesting off day thought exercise

Why off-days are bad for the average Blue Jays fan - Jays From The Couch

It’s the latest in a series of scheduling changes as MLB attempts to play a 60-game season amid a pandemic that is surging in parts of the United States.It’s the latest in a series of scheduling changes as MLB attempts to play a 60-game season amid a pandemic that is surging in parts of the United States.

Blue Jays-Phillies series postponed after 2 positive COVID-19 cases - National | Globalnews.ca

It’s the latest in a series of scheduling changes as MLB attempts to play a 60-game season amid a pandemic that is surging in parts of the United States.

Blue Jays-Phillies series postponed after 2 positive COVID-19 cases - National | Globalnews.ca

Buffalo's Sahlen Field is preparing for its closeup, and in a few ways, that's been some time coming. Last Friday, the Blue Jays announced they would be using Buffalo as its home for the 2020 Major League season, beginning on Aug. 11 with a game against the Marlins. The clubThe Official Site of Minor League Baseball web site includes features, news, rosters, statistics, schedules, teams, live game radio broadcasts, and video clips.

Toolshed: What Toronto Blue Jays' Buffalo move means for bats, arms | MiLB.com

Series at Phillies off because of virus — Blue Jays manager

5/5 © . MLB: Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati Reds 2/5 As the number of coronavirus cases associated with last weekend’s Philadelphia Phillies-Miami Marlins series continues to climb, the Phillies’ series with the Toronto Blue Jays scheduled for this weekend has been postponed. “We’re not going to Philadelphia,” Jays manager Charlie Montoyo told reporters Thursday afternoon. […]

More delays as Phils staffers test positive By - Up News Info

MLB and the MLBPA are considering playing doubleheaders this season that includes two seven-inning games. No, this is a real thing in 2020.MLB and the MLBPA are considering playing doubleheaders this season that includes two seven-inning games. No, this is a real thing in 2020.

MLB discussing possibility of doubleheaders with seven-inning games

MLB and the MLBPA are considering playing doubleheaders this season that includes two seven-inning games. No, this is a real thing in 2020.MLB and the MLBPA are considering playing doubleheaders this season that includes two seven-inning games. No, this is a real thing in 2020.

MLB discussing possibility of doubleheaders with seven-inning games

Baseball-Phillies close ballpark over positive tests, games postponed | National Post

In a regular season that has had its share of uncertainty, hurdles and challenges, the Toronto Blue Jays were dealt another curveball Thursday when their weekend series in Philadelphia was postponed after the Phillies reported that two staff membersIn a regular season that has had its share of uncertainty, hurdles and challenges, the Toronto Blue Jays were dealt another curveball Thursday when their weekend series in Philadelphia was postponed after the Phillies reported that two staff members

Blue Jays manager Montoyo says weekend series against Phillies is postponed - AirdrieToday.com

The plan would involve better behavior, scheduling flexibility and a playoff bubble.The plan would involve better behavior, scheduling flexibility and a playoff bubble.

Here's how MLB can complete the season after Phillies, Marlins, others have been delayed by COVID-19

The Toronto Blue Jays won’t be traveling to Philadelphia to play their scheduled series this weekend against the Phillies, whose staff has tested positive for coronavirus, according to Sportsnet.

Phillies-Blue Jays series postponed after virus cases reported - BNN Bloomberg

July 30 (Reuters) - Major League Baseball's Philadelphia Phillies said on Thursday they have closed Citizens Bank Park until further notice after two staffJuly 30 (Reuters) - Major League Baseball's Philadelphia Phillies said on Thursday they have closed Citizens Bank Park until further notice after two staff

Baseball-Phillies close ballpark after positive COVID-19 tests - Baseball - Eurosport

Blue Jays manager says Toronto’s series this weekend in Philly has been postponed.

Phillies’ season on hold after positive tests from coach, staffer - Sports - poconorecord.com - Stroudsburg, PA

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After playing just three games this season — last weekend — the Phillies are going to go at least a week before they play again. All workouts and games at Citizens Bank Park were halted, and the Phillies' weekend series against the Blue Jays was postponed, after aPHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After playing just three games this season — last weekend — the Phillies are going to go at least a week before they play again. All workouts and games at Citizens Bank

Former GM Ruben Amaro Jr.: A hard road ahead for Phillies | B101.1

When the Blue Jays took the field at Nationals Park on Thursday, they had no idea who, when or where they would play next.When the Blue Jays took the field at Nationals Park on Thursday, they had no idea who, when or where they would play next.

‘Focus on what we can control’: Uncertainty par for the course for the Blue Jays – The Athletic

When the Blue Jays took the field at Nationals Park on Thursday, they had no idea who, when or where they would play next.When the Blue Jays took the field at Nationals Park on Thursday, they had no idea who, when or where they would play next.

‘Focus on what we can control’: Uncertainty par for the course for the Blue Jays – The Athletic

The Phillies' return to the field is being pushed back again after two staff members tested positive for the coronavirus.The Phillies' return to the field is being pushed back again after two staff members tested positive for the coronavirus.

Phillies-Blue Jays Series Postponed After 2 Phillies Staff Members Test Positive For COVID-19 – CBS Philly