"This isn't a risky hire -- it's a smart one, by a team that obviously wants to win a World Series," MLB reporter Alyson Footer tweeted.
"Given the current circumstances, MLB believes that it is most prudent to allow the Marlins time to focus on providing care for their players and planning their Baseball Operations for a resumption early next week," a statement from MLB read.
The Miami Marlins' opening series agains the Baltimore Orioles was called off after the team reported at least 13 cases of coronavirus between players and coaches.
After a Sunday game against the Philadelphia Phillies, multiple additional members of the Miami Marlins have reportedly tested positive for coronavirus.
The Marlins need to get rid of Stanton's contract.
Stanton hit HR No. 59 on Thursday night.
Stanton is the MLB home run leader this season.
Stanton has ten years remaining on his monster contract.
The former governor has joined an investor group that includes the Miami musician.
Judge smacked 47 home runs in total.
Marlins Park will host MLB's best sluggers for the annual derby Monday night.
The former All-Star has been suspended for three games.
The right-hander was suspended by the Mets for an undisclosed transgression.
The deal for the major League Baseball team could be worth $1.3 billion.
A boating accident early Sunday morning claimed the lives of Miami Marlins ace José Fernández and two friends.