Seasons Greetings
    

Flash News: Trump Attacks Biden as 'Against God," Biden Calls It 'Shameful'     - | -     New York Attorney General Files Lawsuit Demanding Dissolution of NRA     - | -     Judge Rules Presidency Does Not Protect Trump from Rape Charge     - | -     Commission Denies Trump Request to Move Debate, Giuliani Flames Biden in Return     - | -     Facebook and Twitter Remove Trump Post Because of False Information About COVID-19 and Children     - | -     Yates Testifies that Flynn Secretly Neutered Obama's Sanctions on Russia     - | -     Professor Who Has Correctly Predicted Every Presidential Race Since 1984 Makes 2020 Pick     - | -     This Is What GOP Feared. Now that Trump Has Governed with Executive Orders, Dems Plan to Do Same      - | -     Man Throwing 'Incendiary Devices' at ICE Detention Center Is Killed in Attack      - | -     Mueller Hearing Pushed Back a Week to Allow More Time for Him to Answer Questions      - | -     Trump Tells 4 Congresswomen of Color to 'Go Back' to 'Crime-Infested' Countries They Came From      - | -     GOP Congressman Invokes 'The Deep State'

Sports

MLB and MLBPA Announce Final Test Results of Intake Screening

viewsViews 332

MLB and MLBPA Announce Final Test Results of Intake Screening

2020-07-11 16:55:44

 

-MLB release posted by Daniel Mogollon, Staff Writer; Images: Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets. (Image Source: Jim McIsaac / Getty Images)

Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced today the COVID-19 testing results under MLB’s COVID-19 Health Monitoring & Testing Plan, through the end of Thursday, July 9th:

COMPLETED INTAKE SCREENING

  • The total number of positive tests was 66, which was 1.8% of the 3,748 total samples tested.
  • 58 of these 66 positives were players and 8 were staff members.
  • 27 different Clubs had a Covered Individual test positive in Intake Screening. 

MONITORING TESTING

With the Intake Screening process complete, Covered Individuals have now moved on to Monitoring Testing, which will test Tier 1 individuals every other day and Tier 2 individuals multiple times per week. To date, the results of Monitoring Testing are as follows:

  • The total number of monitoring samples collected and tested has been 7,401.
  • 17 of these 7,401 samples, which is 0.2%, have been new positives.
  • 13 of the 17 positives have been players and 4 have been staff members.
  • 10 different Clubs have had a Covered Individual test positive during Monitoring Testing.

COMBINED INTAKE AND MONITORING TESTING

Combining the totals of Intake Screening and Monitoring Testing, the results are as follows:

  • The total number of positive tests is 83, which is 0.7% of the 11,149 samples since the beginning of Intake Screening on June 27th.
  • Among the 83 positives, 71 have been players and 12 have been staff members.
  • 28 different Clubs have had a Covered Individual test positive in Intake Screening or during Monitoring Testing.

 

 

Post Your Comment




Most Recent News

NBA Highlights: Philadelphia 76ers Survive Late Orlando Magic Scare

8 August, 2020

  76ers survive late Magic scare  ...More

Golf: Jason Day and Brooks Koepka Feeling Good as Haotong Li Chases History at PGA

8 August, 2020

  Day and Koepka feeling good as Li chases history at PGA  ...More

MLB and MLBPA Announce Latest COVID-19 Test Results Today

7 August, 2020

  -MLB release posted by Daniel Mogollon, Staff Writer; Images: Los Angeles Dodgers with social distanced high five. (Image Source: Robert Gauthier / Getty Images)​ Major League Baseball......More

MORE FOR YOU