In California, a color-coded system determined by local infection rates set restrictions. Until recently, Los Angeles County was in the tightest purple tier, restricting attendance to 100 fans La galaxy And LAFC Football games and Dodgers baseball games.
But the county has since moved to the Red Tier, allowing 20 percent capacity at sports venues. So when Dodgers On April 9, 11,200 fans will play at Dodger Stadium, playing their home opener. Orange County also turned red, which would enable 9,000 fans to turn up Angel Stadium. So San Diego County was giving OK for 10,000 Padres Fans at Petco Park.
And so it goes on a chessboard across the country. Colorado rockies Only those with more than 42 percent capacity can fill their ballpark, or 21,000 fans who must wear appropriate masks. In missouri St. Louis Cardinals Can fill 32 percent of their stadium and in Pennsylvania Philadelphia Phillips And Pittsburgh pirates Can fill 20 percent. But in Michigan, current regulations mandate that Detroit tigers Only 1,000 fans agree, though the team says the figure could be increased.
In Oregon, state officials have not yet approved Portland timbers Men and Portland thorns Women’s football team to allow fans at Providence Park. This is also true for 13 NBA basketball teams, although the number may decrease in the coming days.
Actually, the NBA probably has the most uniforms leaguewide policy about Kovid Protocol. Of the 17 akharas that fans currently accept, no one is allowed to sit on the court and must be at least 15 feet behind the team’s bench. Fans with seats within 30 feet of the court must present a negative Kovid-19 test within 48 hours of game time or pass an intense test on site, and are prohibited from eating.
The NHL has also made rink-side adjustments following some initial uproar between players and officials in a closed-door game. Plexiglass panels were removed from the back of the team bench and penalty box to promote air circulation. And with 18 of the 24 US rinks that now or soon will allow attendance, fans are prohibited from sitting behind benches and penalty boxes or with glass.
And then there is Texas…
Then there is the Lone Star State, where the recent government Greg Abbott All Kovid-19 restrictions lifted.
Texas Rangers Full capacity, taken as cue to allow all 40,518 seats, for the first three matches at their new retractable-roof baseball stadium in Arlington – the first team in North America to do so. The two exhibition games to be held on March 29 and 30 and the season opener on April 5. There will be no protocol beyond the rule of wearing masks. Subsequent games will be at least full but still of undetermined potential.