Adam Wainwright positive for COVID, but has ‘zero symptoms’

7 May 2022
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The cardinals announced the start of the anthem on Friday afternoon. Adam Wainwright Added to the COVID-19 injured list. Steven MatzOn death leave, he was reinstated to take his place on the active roster.

Wainwright tested positive for the virus, reports John Denton of MLB.com. Gazi got it right excitement To announce that you feel “100% with zero symptoms”. However, as he tests positive, he will have to go through standard isolation procedure before being cleared to return to the team. Wainwright becomes the second Cardinal to land IL on the virus in recent days and joins the infield Edmundo Sosa.

In accordance with the league’s 2022 health and safety protocols, players who test positive are entitled to a 10-day suspension from the club. A shorter reinstatement is possible if the player has been fever-free for 24 hours or more, has received a double negative PCR test, and has received approval from a team doctor and the MLB/MLBPA joint committee (a panel of one league). doctor appointed and appointed by a union).

Even in his 40-year-old season, Wainwright is still an invaluable addition to Cards. He has a 3.18 ERA at 34 hits and plenty of ground triggers the ball, compensating for an early drop on swing hits. The Cardinals have a day off on Monday, the day before Wainwright’s next scheduled start. They may need to keep their other starters on regular rest and fill in only once for Wainwright next weekend.

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