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Seattle Mariners pitcher Yoshihisa Hirano, who tested positive for the new coronavirus late last month, joined his team at their preseason camp on Saturday after posting two negative test results.

Hirano became the first Japanese major league player confirmed to have contracted the virus after he was placed on the injured list by the Mariners on Tuesday. He was cleared to join the team after testing negative twice following a recovery period.

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