SACRAMENTO, California. – California has given the green light for amateur returns to baseball stadiums from March 1.
Announced Friday, the new measures also affect places like Disneyland and theaters.
The San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Angels and Oakland A start the season at home on April 1st.
California divides its counties into four color codes, based on the COVID-19 situation.
The limit on the number of spectators depends on these classifications.
“We are pleased and thank the Governor (Gavin Newsom) and his team for their cooperation,” Padres chief Erik Greupner said in a statement.
“We are carefully preparing to make Petco Park one of the safest places in San Diego. “
Padres plans to inform its season ticket holders about details regarding the return of fans to the stadium soon.
The Los Angeles Dodgers plan to announce protocols regarding the return of fans within days.
The club also hopes to be able to increase the reception capacity over the season.