Cardinals announce updated schedule with 5 new doubleheaders

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ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The St. Louis Cardinals have announced updates to is 2020 regular season schedule after seven games have been postponed due to a COVID-19 outbreak within the team.

Four games that were postponed against the Milwaukee Brewers will be played in three doubleheaders set for Sept. 14, 16 and 25. 

Three games postponed against the Detroit Tigers will be played in two doubleheaders set for Aug. 13 and Sept. 10. 

Per a recent change in MLB rules, those doubleheaders will be played at seven-inning games. 

The "Field of Dreams" games set to be played against the Chicago White Sox in Dyersville, Iowa has been postponed to 2021. So the game between St. Louis and Chicago will be played on Aug. 14 in Chicago.

An update on our regular season schedule following the postponement of recent games: pic.twitter.com/qTK5C7gsJu

— St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) August 6, 2020

You'll be able to hear all those games on KMOX 1120. 

St. Louis missed the stretch of seven games from July 31 through Aug. 6 after an outbreak of 13 people on the team's traveling party testing positive for COVID-19. Six of the seven players were identified as catcher Yadier Molina, infielders Paul DeJong, Edmundo Sosa, and Rangel Ravelo, and pitchers Junior Fernández and Kodi Whitley.

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