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Click to enlarge. (Photo by Jared Wieseler)
Concept drawing for the fan/player appreciation wall. (Click to enlarge.)
Brick work just inside the opening matches the color of the limestone - per Jerry Bell's requirements.
An early concept for the pedestrial bridge. (Source: Ballpark Authority, RP)
Close-up on the diagram of the Club Level with finishing materials (click to enlarge)
Catwalks provide access to the View Level seats (from the Ballpark Authority July update)
Path of quick escape.
From the roof of the Minnekahda building (courtesy Bruce Lambrecht).
This was on BPM night. Nice neon, but I'm still waiting to see the homer show.
In March, we were still only imagining baseball through those windows.
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
Stepping inside the circulation building
Here is the most recent outfield configuration, captured from the animation video. We probably shouldn't make too much of the logos seen on the scoreboard: Best Buy, Dairy Queen, Target, Pepsi, Dodge and Qwest...
You are forgiven for wondering whether architect Tom Oslund is, in fact, a visitor from the future.
A last look on the way out.
His body language might as well be the box score.
A look at Gate 34.
Many people will approace the park from this direction and it's a pretty great first glimpse. It features all the design elements in modestly condensed form, and still manages to look like a ballpark (instead of something else).
Overview of the storage tracks.
This is what will count as a knothole (actually, it's a gated entrance)
I have no idea what this is or does, but as gear goes, it's totally boss, man. (Attached to a railing just off of the Trap)
Construction of the stands is moving from left to right in this image.
Now, THIS is just some guy who appears to be hanging out on the LRT tracks talking to himself.
Photo by Jeff Ewer
Another deck to come...
Concrete molds are being removed!
That is pretty close... (Grandstand)
There are no caddies in baseball.
Clyde Doepner's Met Stadium Memorabilia (Source: LP)
This guy at the Puckett atrium chef stand caught me taking the picture and said I should stop back later because he was "just getting started." I still don't know what he meant.
The lot within the lot.
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