Minor League Baseball cancels 2020 season due to COVID-19 concerns


PRINCETON, WV (WVNS) — Minor League Baseball (MiLB) announced there will not be a season this year due to COVID-19 concerns. They made the announcement on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.

This announcement affects Appalachian League teams in southern West Virginia, including the Bluefield Blue Jays and the Princeton Rays. According to the Appalachian League, the safety of player and fans was the top priority when making this decision. They are looking forward to next season.

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