Yankees' Kyle Higashioka tests positive for COVID-19
New York Yankees catcher Kyle Higashioka tested positive for COVID-19.
Higashioka, Aaron Judge, and Gio Urshela will join Nestor Cortes, Jonathan Loaisiga, and Wandy Peralta on the COVID-19 injured list after Thursday's game was postponed due to the six positive tests. The Yankees and Boston Red Sox will play on Friday if both clubs make it through another round of testing without any additional positve tests.
Higgy is averaging 6.8 FanDuel points per game this season while slashing .196/.278/.433 with 6 homers and 12 RBI over 108 plate appearances. His xSLG has dropped from .513 to .431 since last season.
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