Start of season delayed for El Paso Chihuahuas, all of Minor League Baseball

Chihuahuas

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The Minor League Baseball season is the latest to delay the start of the season due to the coronavirus.

MiLB made the announcement Thursday afternoon in a tweet:

“They have not given us a definitive timeline for potentially opening the season, ” said Chihuahuas general manager Brad Taylor. “April 9 is the day that MLB is supposed to start and that is also the day MiLB is supposed to start if everything goes perfect. We’re slated to open on the road. Our first home game is not supposed to be until April 14, but that is obviously now potentially different.”

As of Thursday night, the Padres and Chihuahuas were still at Spring Training in Arizona.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

KTSM Video Center

Community organizes, supports GoFundMe to help parents who tragically lost 1-year-old child

Research group studies COVID-19 in pets

U.S. troops return from deployment in Kuwait

El Paso DA discusses first 100 days in office

2021 Reading of the Names

SISD trustee resigns

More El Paso News
Advertise with KTSM 9 Link

Local Sports

More Local Sports