Also, I can now confirm at least eight positives. Of those, six are players. One source said the number is 13. https://t.co/4x1nDC5Q5s— Mark Saxon (@markasaxon) August 3, 2020
MLB insider Jon Heyman also reported that at least 13 people in the St. Louis traveling party have tested positive over the past week.
7 Cardinals players have tested positive for Covid and 6 staff members. So 13 total personnel. Tigers series postponed as @markasaxon reported 1st— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) August 3, 2020
Cardinals-White Sox game at Field of Dreams next Thursday in Dyersville, Iowa cancelled, sources tell The Athletic. Reasoning not believed to be tied to additional positive tests on Cardinals. More a logistical problem.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) August 3, 2020
The Cardinals haven't played since last Wednesday due to the virus outbreak. Heyman and others have reported some players broke MLB health and safety protocols and recently visited a casino. It's unknown when the Cardinals will be permitted to return to action.
The Miami Marlins experienced an outbreak within its traveling team after some players were allegedly "careless" following an exhibition game versus the Atlanta Braves.