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The Latest: Cubs 1st base coach tests positive for COVID-19

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

Chicago Cubs’ first base coach Craig Driver has tested positive for COVID-19.

The driver wasn’t feeling well, so he stayed in Chicago when the team traveled to Pittsburgh to start a six-game trip. The club said Saturday that contact tracing determined no one in the traveling party was a close contact. It also said testing came back negative on the traveling party on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.

The Cubs were to play the Pirates again on Saturday. Mike Napoli was the first base coach for Chicago’s 4-2 win in Thursday series opener.

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