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Brewers vaccinated with Johnson & Johnson

Milwaukee GM: “Good chunk” of players vaccinated
Brewers first baseman Keston Huira gets a COVID-19 vaccination.
Brewers first baseman Keston Huira gets a COVID-19 vaccination.(Milwaukee Brewers)
Published: Apr. 5, 2021 at 4:14 PM CDT
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(AP) - MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Brewers announced the team received the COVID-19 vaccine over the weekend but wouldn’t disclose what percentage of players and staffers participated. Major League Baseball has announced it would relax protocols for teams that had 85% of their players and primary field staff vaccinated.

Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns declined to say whether the Brewers had reached that 85% threshold. Stearns did say the Brewers who participated received the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine. The Brewers also put out a public service announcement Monday promoting COVID-19 vaccination. The release of the video coincided with the first day that Wisconsin made vaccination available to everyone 16 and older.

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