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Here are 50 images chosen randomly from the 3045 found on this site. Click the image to be taken to the original post. A new list is created every 10 minutes.
Purple flowers above Second Avenue
Outside the Metropolitan Club, photos of all the other major league ballparks
An ice cream salad cone -- er, Walk-a-Taco
Sunday afternoon, WFTC-HD 720P
Is it possible to take a bad picture of this building?
At the other end of the bridge, the configuration of the tracks has become clear.
Scoreboard installation in progress
Remember the pitch heard throughout Twins Territory? What an amazing day that was, April 12, 2010. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
This looks south and shows how the Northstar tracks are sheltered by the promenade above. This is the side which faces the HERC plant.
Door to the visitor's clubhouse.
Doors directly to the concourse, and a view of the stands beyond
Which way to the skyway? Really??
Here's a quick look into the layout of the Metropolitan Club.
Another deck to come...
I could gaze at this streetscape all day. It isn't perfect, but as a model for Minneapolis, I love it. (Except the Biff, of course. Click to enlarge.)
Lots of self-portraits were taken here after the final out.
The plaza as seen from the B ramp.
Trains now rumble regularly beneath the promenade.
Love the red flowers -- just like the original concept drawings. That NEVER happens.
Yes, son, Memorial Stadium used to be right there, just beyond those gates.
A peek through a tiny gate.
Party deck down the right field line
From the TV camera platform -- the view you'll see on TV
This view clearly shows the curve in the left field stands and the relationship of the first row with the playing field (no overhang to speak of in left).
Special guests in the trees!
Main concourse, looking south toward the area behind home plate.
Selected Bibliography - Analysis
First Edition (1992)
Second Edition (2006)
Selected Bibliography - Surveys
Second Edition (1987)
Not a "Third Edition" exactly,
but it replaced the above title
(2000, large coffee table)
Original edition (2000, round)
Revised edition (2006, round)
(2001, medium coffee table)
(2002, small coffee table)
(2003, medium coffee table)
(2004, very large coffee table)
(2006, very large coffee table)
Combines the previous two titles
(2007, medium coffee table)
Selected Bibliography - Nostalgia
Book and six ballpark miniatures