Major League Baseball announced that 13 people have tested positive for Covid-19 after one week of league testing. Seven of the positive results came from players, and six came from team staffers.
Here's how that breaks down:
- The MLB said it tested 13,043 people in the past week as part of their monitoring process. At least 13 of these 13,043 people tested positive – which is about 0.1%.
- The MLB said it has performed 53,826 total monitoring tests. Of those, 71 came back positive, which is also about 0.1%.
- So far, 19 different teams have had someone test positive.