By Alex Barth, 985TheSportsHub.com
It feels more like a formality than anything else at this point, but Major League Baseball officially announced a delay for Opening Day Monday afternoon.
Following a conference call with all 30 teams, the league released this statement via social media:
Statement from Major League Baseball:
Speculation as to when the season could start has ranged from May to July. Teams have been told to shut down their spring training facilities in Florida and Arizona, meaning there would likely need to be a ramp up period for players before official games begin.