The Cardinals haven't played an Major League Baseball game since July 29

The Cardinals haven't played an Major League Baseball game since July 29

Thirteen individuals with the traveling party received positive results while in Milwaukee and drove individually back to St. Louis.

The latest positive was probably related to last week's outbreak that ultimately saw seven Cardinals players and six staff members infected, resulting in series against Milwaukee and Detroit being postponed.

The Cardinals had been cleared to host the Chicago Cubs this weekend at Busch Stadium after going three days without a positive test.

Other St. Louis players who confirmed positive tests are infielders Rangel Ravelo and Edmundo Sosa and right-handers Junior Fernandez and Kodi Whitley.

President of baseball operations John Mozeliak acknowledged Friday that he's uncertain what the Cardinals future holds after it appeared the team had turned the corner.

With the Cubs series delayed, the Cardinals have now had 10 consecutive games postponed due to the outbreak.

The Cardinals will make up this week's series against the Detroit Tigers with doubleheaders August 13 and September 10. The Marlins have also scheduled three doubleheaders with the Nationals - August 22, September 18 and September 20 - to make up games postponed from last weekend. The delays impacted several teams, including the Yankees and Phillies. St. Louis had been scheduled to play the Chicago White Sox at the Field of Dreams in Iowa on August 13.

So far, Major League Baseball is hoping to make up every game that has been postponed this season.

Gordon Wittenmeyer of NBC Sports Chicago was the first to report the postponement of all three games.

Keep in mind, that was before the Cubs series was canceled. The Cardinals will now be forced to play 55 games in 49 days if they're to successfully complete 60 games this season.

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