Carolina Mudcats delaying start of 2020 season amid coronavirus concerns

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ZEBULON, N.C. (WNCN) — The Carolina Mudcats will follow the MLB’s stance and delay the start of their 2020 season.

The Mudcats are the Advanced-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers.

Read the team’s statement below:

“In light of the current coronavirus outbreak, and after consultation with medical professionals and our partners at Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball will delay the start of the 2020 Championship Season. We will continue to monitor the developments and will announce additional information about the 2020 season at a later date. We will work with Major League Baseball and our community partners to resume play as soon as it is safe to do so. The health and safety of Minor League Baseball fans, players and executives is our top priority, and our thoughts are with those around the world who have been affected by this outbreak.”

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