Royals-Blue Jays postponed because of hole in Rogers Centre roof

CN Tower closed after reports of chunks of ice falling, Rogers Centre roof leaking

The ice left a significant hole in the roof and led to the postponement of Monday's game against the Royals.

The team's will play a traditional doubleheader Tuesday starting at 2:07 p.m.

Police blocked access to entrance gates on the east side of the stadium, next to the tower, because "relatively large" blocks of ice were falling onto streets and sidewalks below.

The Toronto Blue Jays are now working with CN Tower and Toronto Police Service to assess the conditions around Rogers Centre and the viability of playing tonight's game against the Kansas City Royals.

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The Toronto Blue Jays said a freezing rain storm over the weekend collected ice on the CN Tower.

The Blue Jays were scheduled to play a weekend series at Cleveland's Progressive Field, but the Saturday and Sunday games were rescheduled due to rain. It's the first cancellation of a game at Rogers Centre since April 12, 2001, also against the Royals. The driver was cut, but there were no reports of serious injuries.

Toronto has been in the grip of an ice storm since the start of the weekend, causing power outages and scrambling travel plans, including for thousands of commuters Monday.

Tarps were spread out along the artificial turf in right field and a hole could be seen in the roof at the downtown stadium.

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