Minor League Baseball Cancels 2020 Season Amid Coronavirus Pandemic


by Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report— Major League Baseball informed minor league teams there will be no games played during the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic

Pensacola News Journal—Minor League Baseball 2020 season officially canceled amid coronavirus pandemic. The inevitable became official Tuesday when the Minor League Baseball season was canceled, putting the final note on the Blue Wahoos' 2020 season.

Washington Post—With no path forward amid coronavirus pandemic, Minor League Baseball cancels 2020 season. The move has been expected for months, since the business model for minor league teams isn’t built to withstand the financial pressures created by games played without fans.

NBC4 Washington—2020 Minor-League Season Canceled Amid Coronavirus Pandemic. Minor League Baseball has reportedly decided it cannot hold a 2020 season after MLB wasn’t able to provide it with players during the pandemic.