2nd Yankees minor leaguer tests positive for coronavirus

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Posted at 9:18 PM, Mar 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-17 21:18:00-04

TAMPA, Fla. — A second New York Yankees minor leaguer has tested positive for the new coronavirus.

The player, while in self-quarantine, reported fatigue and an elevated temperature to medical personnel with the Yankees, according to the team.

The player was tested Sunday and returned to self-quarantine after the positive result.

The team says the player's symptoms have dissipated in the past two days.