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A 20-year-old Boston Red Sox prospect is being held in a hotel in Fort Myers over concerns of the coronavirus, according to NBC2.

Chih-Jung Liu is reportedly doing well and is being monitored by the Red Sox medical staff, NBC2 reported.

There are over 80,000 confirmed cases of the virus around the world and the death toll is over 2,700, according to CNN.

This is an ongoing story.

Red Sox prospect quarantined in Fort Myers over coronavirus concerns

The Red Sox medical staff have been monitoring Chih-Jung Liu, who is expected to be on-site for minor league position player physicals on Saturday.

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