By STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports activities Author
MILWAUKEE (AP) – Because the workforce grapple with a concern of COVID-19, Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks was struck from his scheduled departure Tuesday night time after the right-hander indicated he was not didn’t odor properly.
The Cubs didn’t present particulars on Hendricks’ well being, saying solely the transfer was made by “an abundance of warning.”
4 Cubs have been added to the COVID-19 injured checklist up to now two days.
Cubs supervisor David Ross mentioned forward of Tuesday’s recreation with the Milwaukee Brewers that none of his gamers examined constructive for the coronavirus. Infielder Matt Duffy entered the virus-related damage checklist on Tuesday, a day after the Cubs put relievers Brandon Workman, Jason Adam and Dan Winkler on the checklist.
Bullpen coach Chris Younger and first baseman Craig Driver have examined constructive.
“We nonetheless haven’t any gamers on the COVID constructive checklist,” Ross mentioned. “I’d let you know straight away with the protocols and being very cautious, when you’ve got a headache, when you’ve got a runny nostril, when you’ve got muscle aches, when you’ve got just about one thing that would or may very well be one among 10 COVID Signs, we’ll be cautious. “