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His body language might as well be the box score.
The rough outlines of our urban trench. (North is up.)
For reference, here's that spot on the model.
Concrete molds are being removed!
Steps, skyway, and plaza intersect.
Branding on the plaza
All three seating mounds
The Northstar circulation building is starting to take shape.
5:45 PM, section 327, row 9, standing: sunshine.
(Click to enlarge greatly)
Limestone facing and flowers on the right field overhang
The field will feel very close.
Click to enlarge
A portrait of the 573 Club.
Gate 29 Carew (note the walkway above open to the street where you can shout down at your lost friends to tell them where to meet you)
Ballpark elevation viewed from Seventh Street. (Click to enlarge.)
Click to see the whole page from this 1971 program.
Viewed from up Sixth Street (that's Target Center on the left), you can get an idea of how the connection is currently planned. As it stands now, the plaza will extend to that support pillar, from which a stairway will empty to the sidewalk below. If they get their wish, additional support structures will provide a walkway along Target Center which will gradually (without stairs) meet the sidewalk somewhere up near First Avenue.
Midway Stadium (seen from our tailgating spot across the parking lot)
Two train stations
Oh no! Beach ball! But click to enlarge so you can see the wide range of expressions on people's faces. (Photo by Jared Wieseler)
Another look at the outfield stands (Photo by Tom Sweeney, Star Tribune)
These are the footings for the staircase which will connect the plaza to the skyway.
Not my actual kids!
It was in and then quickly out of his glove. You gotta make that play.
Looking across the top of the batter's eye
The renderings and concept model differ here. MOJO thinks this is the perfect place for a party deck. Dave St. Peter seemed to agree!
Section 101, Row 27
Polo Grounds from the south
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
Clyde Doeppner proudly displays colored bricks he scavenged from the Met during its demolition. These are the colors in question!
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