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Coronavirus

Updates on how the Marlins (and society at large) are being affected by the pandemic

Marlins vs. Mets game POSTPONED—August 20, 2020

Thursday’s Marlins vs. Mets series finale at Marlins Park has been postponed after two members of the Mets traveling party (one player and one coach) tested positive for COVID-19.

Returning Marlins players to create roster logjam

After an adventurous start to the 2020 season, the Marlins’ front office has numerous vital decisions to make.

Miguel Rojas, Sandy Alcantara approved for reinstatement after COVID-19 recoveries

The Marlins have at least a couple key reinforcements on the way!

Full list of new players acquired by Marlins following COVID-19 outbreak

The Marlins are seeking reinforcements at every position to give themselves an opportunity to resume their 2020 season.

Isan Díaz placed on restricted list, opting out of 2020 MLB season

The young second baseman says he will "deeply miss" his Marlins teammates and the competition, but needed to make best decision for himself following COVID-19 outbreak.

Marlins infected with COVID-19 to be bussed back to Miami

The team is finally departing Philadelphia, with eligible players preparing to resume their 2020 season in other road cities while the infected ones will be moved to a new quarantine location.

Did the Marlins spread COVID-19 to the Cardinals?

Our Noticias, 7/31/20: Too much positivity; José Day; blackness in baseball

Will the Marlins ever get to play in their home ballpark in 2020?

Our Noticias, 7/30/20: Rounding up the latest on the COVID outbreak

And a major figure in the Marlins community passes away.

Bob Nightengale: “Careless” Marlins players contracted COVID-19 in Atlanta last week

The coronavirus outbreak on the Marlins is attributable to players leaving their team hotel on the road, according to the USA Today reporter.

Marlins Season Paused Due to COVID-19 Cases

Marlins games against Orioles, Nationals postponed

Their 2020 season is paused through the end of the week.

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred addresses Marlins’ COVID-19 outbreak

Pending another round of COVID-19 test results, the Marlins are scheduled to resume their season in Baltimore on Wednesday, Manfred says.

Marlins cancel 2020 home opener

Monday’s scheduled game between the Marlins and Orioles in Miami will not take place due to a COVID-19 outbreak.

There’s a COVID-19 outbreak on the Miami Marlins

At least four prominent Marlins players learned this weekend that they tested positive for the virus.

4 Marlins players test positive for COVID-19

The club was not given permission to announce their names, and as of Saturday afternoon, nobody has been officially placed on the injured list.

Our Noticias, 5/22/20: Henry-to-Loria ownership transition; Memorial Day sale

Lots of useful Marlins-related links to get you through the holiday weekend.

Our Noticias, 5/20/20: Limited baseball activities begin; Cooper’s potential; COVID-19 aftermath

A Marlins player...playing baseball?! Despite numerous complications, MLB is determined to move forward with 2020 season preparations.

Our Noticias, 5/18/20: MLB season hurdles; get to know J-Ro; Pitching in 4 Minor Leaguers

Could this be the week that MLB owners and players put aside their differences and finalize plans for a 2020 season? Plus an interview with well-regarded Marlins coach James Rowson.

Marlins downsize baseball operations department in latest wave of COVID-19 furloughs

Up to 100 baseball ops employees could be affected beginning June 1, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.

Our Noticias, 5/1/20: New ticket policy; new podcast; new int’l prospects list

Marlins unveil 2020 Impacted Ticket Policy

Fans who purchased tickets through the Marlins directly to attend any home game between Opening Day and May 21 can request refunds or receive credit applied towards a future game.

Baseball Hall of Fame cancels 2020 Induction Weekend

Despite his near-unanimous election, Derek Jeter will need to wait another year to be enshrined in Cooperstown.

Our Noticias, 4/29/20: MLB season optimism; JJ Bleday Q&A; Puerto Rico

Derek Jeter to forgo Marlins CEO salary indefinitely, continue paying baseball ops through May 31

Anticipating millions of dollars in lost revenue due to COVID-19, Marlins executives are limiting the franchise’s expenses by electing to take pay cuts themselves.

Our Noticias, 4/17/20: New Marlins masks; Dickerson contributes to meals donation

Several coronavirus-related updates, plus a look at MLB.com’s choices for the all-time Marlins roster.

Our Noticias, 4/9/20: Jeter interview; Cervelli’s recipes; Marlins Hall of Fame

A status update from the Marlins CEO and the introduction to an exciting new project on Fish Stripes.

Why the MLB “Arizona Plan” won’t work

Anxious to salvage some portion of their 2020 season, Major League Baseball has floated the possibility of putting all 30 teams in a desert bubble.

Our Noticias, 4/3/20: Funding food distribution, supporting small businesses affected by COVID-19

Drive-through COVID-19 testing at Marlins Park begins Wednesday

Only people ages 65 and older who have been exhibiting possible coronavirus symptoms will be tested for the time being.

Fish Bites Episode 66: Which Marlin would you quarantine with?

Accepting that the 2020 MLB season will be significantly shortened (if it takes place at all), plus crowdsourcing your best/worst Marlins players to quarantine with.

Our Noticias, 3/23/20: Marlins Park reopens (sort of); Sev & Geff Live

With no Marlins baseball for the foreseeable future, the team’s ballpark is being repurposed to assist with the coronavirus health crisis.