The player to before-field, DJ LeMahieu and pitcher Luis Cessa of the New York Yankees have been tested positive to the COVID-19.
This is what the manager Aaron Boone said on Saturday, during a conference call with the media.
LeMahieu is asymptomatic, whereas the symptoms Ceased are minor.
The two athletes were diagnosed before returning to New York for the training camp and the Bombers of the Bronx. They are in isolation in their home respective.
They were not the first training, Saturday, where several other members of the training stood out by their absence.
It was in particular the case of catcher Gary Sanchez and reliever Aroldis Chapman. Both players still have not gotten the results of their screening of the COVID-19. This test is imposed to all the players and members of the staff of the teams in major league baseball.