Yomiuri Giants call off practice game; coronavirus suspected

The Yomiuri Giants, Japan’s most famous baseball team, called off a preseason game on Wednesday with reports that at least one player may have tested positive for the coronavirus. Japan hopes to open its delayed baseball season on June 19 in empty stadiums. A Giants spokesman confirmed the Wednesday game with the Seibu Lions was called off but declined to give any information about positive tests.

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