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Heaters over standing room (the backs of the retired number circles visible above)
A skyway-level view down Seventh Street.
Print press box
First, an overview. The base of the plaza here will meet the base of Sixth Street at Second Avenue.
Bench seating? (Click to see hi-res version.)
This is a background image extracted from one of the blueprint pages. It's essentially a schematic of the park (Terrace Level). In it you can see the shape of the various seating areas (to a certain extent).
Puckett atrium chef stand menu
Dan Kenney, my tour guide
Also from the B ramp entrance off of Third, a look up at the tiny crack between ballpark and parking ramp
Oh, a flag pole will be so much more...dignified
I took this because of the view reflected in the store windows. (The store is cool too.)
Home Run Porch Terrace
The ballpark development area expanded by 1000 feet in each direction
An arch under construction.
Photo by Jared Wieseler
Section 117, Row WC (applies to all the back rows under the Legends Club seating)
At the end of the balcony you can see down the promenade.
I didn't check the menu too closely, but it looks like all the standard fare is available, and not much of the non-standard stuff.
All three seating mounds
We bumped into Jerry Bell (at right)!
They help create a psychological safe area along the plaza edge, and help you forget that cars are zipping by directly beneath you.
You can't get there from here.
This was billed as a diagram of a super-suite. I'm not quite sure just where this (or these) will be located.
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).
Now looking north, the tracks emerge from beneath Seventh Street as freight tracks only. The Northstar line ends at the northwest corner of the ballpark. One day, however, you can bet that other passenger trains will approach from the southwest metro on these tracks -- if our legislators are smart and persistent, that is.
Discussions in progress on some very brown grass...
The alumni band sounded great.
Viewed from the A ramp.
Upper deck view of the out-of-town scoreboard.
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