After the tragedy in Las Vegas, people in Northeast Ohio might be wondering how we can prevent something like that from happening here.
Thousands will gather in downtown Cleveland later this week for Game One and Game Two of the American League Division Series. They’ll be outside, in the masses, with tall buildings surrounding the area.
The Indians released some information Monday afternoon regarding safety and security at Progressive Field for the ALDS. There are changes this year when it comes to getting into Gateway Plaza, the area between Progressive Field and The Q.
You will have to go through security check points before even entering Gateway Plaza – which is different from years past.
Everyone who enters the plaza will have to pass through one of four security check points.
Gateway Plaza will begin security activation three hours before gates open.