MLB has zero positive COVID-19 tests for 47 consecutive days

The 2020 World Series will be played at Globe Life Field, the newly-built home of the Texas Rangers, in Arlington, Texas. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)

Major League Baseball and the MLBPA say there were no positive COVID-19 tests recorded among the remaining teams in the last week, bringing its streak of zero positive tests to 47 days.

In the week beginning Oct. 9 and ending on Oct. 15, 5,026 samples were tested.

Since testing began in July, 169,143 samples have been taken from across the 30 MLB teams, with 91 coming back positive.

Four teams remain in the MLB playoffs, with the Tampa Bay Rays leading the Houston Astros 3-2 in the ALCS and the Atlanta Braves leading the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 in the NLCS.

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