DYERSVILLE, Iowa -- Tonight's Major League Baseball game in Dyersville was years in the making.

As the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees take the field in a stadium constructed at the Field of Dreams site, the area will be fully thrust into the national -- and even international -- spotlight.

Below is the Telegraph Herald's comprehensive coverage from Wednesday of this unprecedented event.

Photos showing the progress of constructing the MLB field at the Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa. Photos taken by both Telegraph Herald and Major League Baseball staff.