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Florida spring training sites closed for COVID-19 cleaning

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Posted at 10:48 PM, Jun 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-19 22:48:07-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Major League Baseball will be closing all spring training sites in Florida and Arizona for deep cleaning following news of multiple players and staff members have tested positive for COVID-19.

According to USA Today’s Bob Nightengale, players or staff will not be permitted until they pass a COVID-19 test, effective immediately.