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I noticed this detail while taking the previous picture. I figure that it must be the VIP entrance from the surface parking lot. I don't think there is any parking inside the ballpark, so this entrance will likely be for suite-dwellers and other VIPs, though I can't say for sure whether players will enter here.
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
One half of those windows are well-used.
Look beyond the gigantic hand (a hounds tooth jacket? really?) and you'll get a glimpse of the main grandstand configuration. The two (or is it three?) levels of suites are visible, as is the design of the so-called "split upper deck," and the extensive use of limestone for decorative accents. Let's hope these little touches don't get cut as costs increase, because they make a nice tie-in from the outside of the park to the inside. Of most interest to me is the way that the very best seats are physically separated from all the rest of the seats by that limestone. There will be virtually no way to sneak into these seats. On one level, that's a somewhat sad design feature...
Just think: It could look like this!
Notice that the wooden-backed club seats are now covered by a green tarp for protection from the elements.
OK, it doesn't really look like that at all...
The louvres on Fifth have been completely filled in
A little higher angle shows how the two stations are close to one another but distinctly separate. The oval, glass-enclosed area is the entrance from the Northstar platform below into the ballpark. The LRT platform is comparable to the other stations along that route.
The old flour Gold Medal Flour Mill, located next to the new Guthrie theater (Source: RP)
Left to right: Opat, Oliva, Dave St. Peter, Melvin Tennant (Meet Minneapolis), Jerry Bell, Rybak
"Hey, Ma, it says here we go in at gate 34. Must be all the way around on the other side!" Seriously, though, this is a really inspired idea.
Press box, hallway to the print room
This is the Metropolitan Club as viewed from the future Ballpark Authority office space.
Legends Club seats in context (above the main concourse, below the suite level)
Comerica Park main entrance: Tigers, bats, and much (maybe too much) more (Source: LP)
Hardware in the window! (But why are there three trophies? 1924?)
Somebody asked how long it would be before the tarp had a sponsor. Well, not very long.
The official ballpark development area
Construction of the stands is moving from left to right in this image.
The Seventh Street facade
They help create a psychological safe area along the plaza edge, and help you forget that cars are zipping by directly beneath you.
The Pro Shop.
The plaza as viewed from across the park. The right field overhang section will be built just in from where the plaza supports are.
As mentioned earlier, one of the best climate-controlled views of construction is from the 7th floor elevator lobby in the A ramp. (That's Noah getting his first glimpse of the new ballpark.)
Viewed from another angle, you can see that the bullpens now sit beneath the upper deck outfield seating.
ATM-style ticket machines have appeared beneath the steps to the B ramp (you can also enter the B ramp directly by walking past the ticket machines)
Panels arriving on flatbed trailers in front of the Twins' dugout.
Close-up on the diagram of the Club Level with finishing materials (click to enlarge)
A path for workers -- don't touch the plaza! -- in front of three giant Chia pets
Through the windows of the Metropolitan Club you can see one of the displays of Met Stadium memorabilia.
Detail showing clubhouse and home dugout (click to see the entire drawing)
Usher Anna hands out Homer Hankies