PICTURES: Busch Stadium, Kauffman Stadium sit empty as baseball's opening day postponed

Empty seats are seen inside Busch Stadium, home of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team, Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in St. Louis. The start of the regular season, which was set to start on Thursday, is on hold indefinitely because of the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS -- The coronavirus outbreak across the country gave sports league no choice to but to postpone games for the sake of public health.

Earlier in March, Major League Baseball postponed opening day, which was to be Thursday. Now, as America fights this spread of COVID-19, baseball stadiums like Busch Stadium and Kauffman Stadium sit empty. Without baseball, it leaves thousands without work.

These photos below may look sad, but know baseball will be back! And so will our communities.

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A statue of Major League Baseball Hall of Fame member Stan Musial stands outside Busch Stadium, home of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team, Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in St. Louis. The start of the regular season, which was set to start on Thursday, is on hold indefinitely because of the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)