The federation canceled Monday night’s training session at the Alfredo Harp Helú Stadium and PCR tests were administered to all players and the team’s coaching staff.
Velázquez, a 32-year-old right-hander, pitched for the 2017-19 Boston Red Sox and Solis, a 32-year-old southpaw, pitched for the 2015-18 Washington Nationals.
Sweden once again surprised the United States at the Olympics, this time with a 3-0 victory in the women’s soccer tournament.
The Americans, ranked No. 1 in the world and the favorites in Tokyo, had a 44-game unbeaten streak.
But Sweden, ranked No.5, has been a nemesis for the USA team in recent years. The Swedes rebounded the Americans from the 2016 Brazil Games in the quarterfinals, for the United States’ first Olympic outing of all time.
Then in April, Sweden faced the United States in a 1-1 draw in Stockholm, which ended a winning streak dating back to January 2019, when the United States lost to France in the process. of the World Cup.
The United States came out flawed, with their best chance of the first half in the dying moments when Rose Lavelle’s shot hit the post. Coach Vlatko Andonovski made changes for the second half, replacing Carli Lloyd for Alex Morgan and Julie Ertz for Sam Mewis.