Astros have one player test positive for COVID-19 at WPB facility

No player has tested positive for COVID-19 in Houston

June 19th, 2020

HOUSTON, TX – Several days ago, one Astros player who has been working out at the Astros complex in West Palm Beach, FL, tested positive for COVID-19, General Manager James Click announced. That player experienced minor symptoms and is recovering well.

Following the positive test, the Astros informed MLB and implemented all health and safety protocols.

“The safety of our staff and players remains our top priority,” Click said. “We were fortunate to be able to take swift action once we learned of the player testing positive and we are pleased that there were no other players that tested positive.”