Fan Builds Mini Dodger Stadium in Backyard; Includes Retired Numbers, More

Megan ArmstrongSenior Analyst IIMay 26, 2020

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 07: A general view is seen of Los Angeles Dodgers batting practice prior to the MLB game between the San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on September 07, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)
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It may not be Chavez Ravine, but one fan has taken the time to bring a little taste of Dodger Stadium to the neighborhood:


This fan built a mini Dodger Stadium in his backyard. 🔥 (via Ben Massé/FB, Official Los Angeles Dodgers Fan Group) https://t.co/Tx48U8lqbJ

The Los Angeles Dodgers have played their home games at Dodger Stadium since 1962. The historic venue has undergone renovations this offseason:

Dodger Stadium has been reopened in recent days for alternative purposes:

MayorOfLA @MayorOfLA

Proud to announce that on Tuesday, the city will open a new testing site at @Dodgers Stadium in partnership with @CoreResponse and @LAFD. We'll be able to test up to 6,000 Angelenos there per day. Sign up to get tested at https://t.co/rHWABmXUEl.

Ken Gurnick @kengurnick

Dodgers have opened Dodger Stadium and Camelback Ranch-Glendale to players for medical and rehab purposes, both following strict protocols as laid out by city and state officials.

The Dodgers finished the 2019 regular season with a league-best 106-56 record, but L.A. was upset 3-2 in the National League Divisional Series by the eventual champion Washington Nationals.