New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman became the latest high-profile player to test positive for the coronavirus, his diagnosis announced Saturday hours after the Houston Astros canceled another practice due to virus concerns. In New York, manager Aaron Boone said Chapman wouldn't "be here for the foreseeable future." Boone said the left-handed reliever "overall was doing well" despite experiencing mild symptoms.
The Astros have cancelled a workout for the second time this week.
What occurred in sports on this date in sports, July 11, including the Houston Astros' Nolan Ryan recording his 4,000th career strikeout.