Not so fast.
Due to the collapse of the nearby CN Tower and subsequent damage to the roof of the Rogers Center, the Blue Jays postponed the game against the Kansas City Royals on Monday.
On Tuesday the teams play a traditional double top with the first pitch 3:07 ET.
Toronto police warned of falling ice on Monday and the tower closed about an hour later according to the Toronto Star. The ice formed a hole in the sunroof of the Rogers Center above the right field, and there was snow on the surface.
A crew worked busily on Monday afternoon to repair the largest hole, however The Blue Jays announced the delay about 90 minutes before the planned first pitch and the opening of the gates to the public.
The CN Tower, at 1,750 feet, is the tallest freestanding structure in the Western Hemisphere, a a bit higher than the former Sears Tower (now Willis Tower) in Chicago. Falling Ice created significant hazards for pedestrians in the area Monday. More than 10,000 inhabitants lost their power on Sunday due to the ice storm and strong gusts of wind.
The shift continues one of the fiercest Aprils for major league baseball. The Boston Red Sox postponed Monday night's Patriots Day game against the Baltimore Orioles and the Chicago Cubs canceled their Monday night game against the St. Louis Cardinals, running down the total to 24 shifts. These are the second most shifts in April of this century, lagging behind 26 in 2007.
And the month is barely half past.
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