Rays minor league team pitcher Blake Bivens' family involved in 'tragic event' | 10News WTSP

The Montgomery Biscuits, a minor league team affiliated with the Tampa Bay Rays, canceled a planned doubleheader following "a tragic event" involving the family of pitcher Blake Bivens. It posted a message Tuesday afternoon on Twitter but did not detail the nature of what happened. However, ESPN's Jeff Passan reports the wife and child of Bivens, a pitcher with the Biscuits, were killed in Virginia.
Published: 11:23 PM EDT August 27, 2019
Updated: 11:22 PM EDT August 27, 2019