Los Angeles Journals

The Bad, Not Good, and Ugly of Dodger Stadium

A July 2004 trip to Los Angeles by crashbowman

Quote: Let's just say Dodger Stadium is not at the top of the list when it comes to MLB stadiums.

The Bad, Not Good, and Ugly of Dodger Stadium

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When I think back to my evening at Dodger Stadium, there is only one highlight I can think of: I got one of my 30 Major League Baseball stadiums knocked off of my list. Other than that, it was a night full of lowlights.Quick Tips: Don't go. Just joking, but honestly, unless you are a huge baseball fan, the trip may not be worth it. However, there are definitely some tips that might make things a little easier.1) Leave early, and when you think you are leaving early, make sure to leave at least two hours before that. LA traffic is crazy; if it is a night game during the week, you will face even more problems.2) Make sure to call ahead to the stadium and ask for specific inform...Read More

How Not to Enter Dodger Stadium

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So I am a huge baseball fan, right. You know the guy who bugs his wife to death on game day and says we have to make sure we are there the second the gates open so we can check out the stadium and see batting practice. The guy who plans on having a vacation every year that centers around baseball. Okay so that's me. So all of that meant nothing when I went to Dodger Stadium, because I tried to leave in plenty of time to see batting practice and I still misjudged LA traffic to the point that my wife and I did not get parked until the game had started. Then my pregnant wife and I make the 1/2 mile trip up to the stadium. We get in line and have our bags checked and then hand our tickets to them ...Read More