Covid_19, Phillies, CoronaVirus


Phillies close home field 'until further notice' after staff test positive for COVID-19

Home field has been closed which is also known as the Philadelphia Philles due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Precautions and sanitisation is been taken care of. 

Organisation says that the “"While no players tested positive for Covid-19, there were two staff members that did test positive. One is a member of the coaching staff and one is a member of the home clubhouse staff," said a statement from the team. "

Major league baseball officer also said that four Marlins have also been tested positive in the recent days.

They also quoted saying “"I don't put this in the nightmare category," Manfred told MLB Network earlier this week. "We built the protocols to allow us to continue to play. That's why we have the expanded rosters. That's why we have the pool of additional players. And we think we can keep people safe and continue to play."


Now we are still waiting when the field will open.