In the aftermath of the NBA players boycotting games, the Milwaukee Brewers and Cincinnati Reds have decided not to play their game schedule for tonight according to Jared Diamond.
The Reds have agreed not to play as well. No forfeit situation. Both teams have agreed to sit out tonight’s game. https://t.co/BZJAg8GujJ
— Jared Diamond (@jareddiamond) August 26, 2020
The Brewers followed suit of their fellow team from Milwaukee in the Bucks, who started the NBA boycott. Both teams are in the same state, Wisconsin, that Jacob Blake, an unarmed black man was shot seven times and paralyzed. Blake was shot by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
Major League Baseball has not yet commented on the situation and there is no makeup date scheduled for this game, or any future games that are missed.
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