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Shane Bieber, 2020 Cy Young, positive for COVID-19

Shane Bieber, 2020 Cy Young, positive for COVID-19

The Spring Training had just started and the coronavirus was already present, since the current Cy Young of the American League, Shane Bieber, has no date to report since he came out positive to the COVID-19 test that was carried out before reporting with the Cleveland Indians.

It was the team’s president of operations, Chris Antonetti, who confirmed that Bieber still will not be able to be with the squad, and that at this time they do not know when he will be available to train.

“[Bieber] he is in the middle of the protocols to return, ”said Antonetti. “He has very mild symptoms. In fact, you hardly notice them. Like I said, he has been following the protocols to be able to return. We hope that it will arrive at some point in the next few days ”.

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Bieber had been training at the Indians spring facility in Goodyear, Arizona before testing positive, but Antonetti said he is not allowed to reveal details about when the pitcher received the test result.

“During this time [que ha estado aislado] he has continued with his preparation. He has been able to do it, ”Antonetti said. “We are trying to support him as much as we can remotely.” (GG) (

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