Lorenzo Cain opts out of 2020 Brewers season, officials say

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CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 01: Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Milwaukee Brewers celebrates a win over the Chicago Cubs in the National League Tiebreaker Game at Wrigley Field on October 1, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. The Brewers defeated the Cubs 3-1 to win the Central Division. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Lorenzo Cain has just opted out of the 2020 MLB season following Saturday’s night game being postponed, according to the Milwaukee Brewers.

This announcement comes after the Brewers’ home opener was postponed due to one player and three staff members testing positive for COVID-19 from the St. Louis Cardinals.

Lorenzo Cain Statement

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