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Alden GonzalezESPN Workers Creator
- Joined ESPN in 2016 to quilt the Los Angeles Rams
- Beforehand covered the Angels for MLB.com
LOS ANGELES — Dodger Stadium, which has hosted virtually 20 million fans over the final five seasons, opened as a coronavirus testing facility that is believed to be to be the largest within the impart of California.
The pressure-by testing region has the ability to take a look at 6,000 folk each day, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talked about Tuesday from a lectern. Assessments will seemingly be performed from the stadium automobile parking dwelling, with spacious video monitors explaining the course of in hopes of maximizing effectivity.
Garcetti worked in collaboration with Dodgers president Stan Kasten and ought to tranquil additionally accomplice with the L.A. Fire Department and the nonprofit Neighborhood Organized Relief Effort to operate the region.
Roughly 60 workers contributors will seemingly be readily available to again, Garcetti talked about, including that Los Angeles is now testing a point out of 15,000 folk a day. Dodger Stadium’s testing ability is three instances elevated than any completely different region in Los Angeles County.
The ballpark is additionally launch to injured Dodgers gamers for medication, as is the workers’s spring practising facility in Phoenix.