Brewers pitcher Josh Hader placed on COVID-19 injured list
LHP Josh Hader placed on the injured list (COVID-19). RHP John Axford added to the active roster. INF/OF Jace Peterson reinstated from the injured list. INF/OF Pablo Reyes optioned to Triple-A Nashville. pic.twitter.com/cnjWSl1EHf— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) August 2, 2021
The Brewers are set to take on the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday night.
The news comes after pitchers Jake Cousins and Hunter Strickland, and reliever Jandel Gustave, tested positive over the weekend.
Last week, star outfielder Christian Yelich tested positive for COVID-19 and was showing mild symptoms.
Meantime, Jace Peterson has been reinstated from the COVID-19 injury list.