London Stadium is almost ready for the show.
Groundskeepers are finishing work on rebuilding the London Stadium into two major league baseball games that will host this weekend between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees. London's stadium was marked by the summer of 2012, and the Premier League club West Ham United has played home games since 2016.
MLB and London Stadium shared photos of the almost finished job Monday via social media.
Games 1 in the London series are scheduled to begin at 1:10 p.m. ET on Saturday. Red Sox manager Alex Cora confirmed last week that Rick Porcello will start the competition. Eduardo Rodriguez will rise to Boston in Game 2, scheduled to kick off at 1
MLB has designated Red Sox as home ground, and fans must have few complaints about their temporary digs.
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