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Seventh inning sing-along.
They can put a camera just about anywhere. (Photo by Jeff Ewer)
"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.
Larry DiVito takes a last check of everything before the game starts
Click to see the whole, beautiful image. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
Harmon is visible (barely) at the very center of the crowd.
Grid for the ironwood louvres is in place
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)
The sign reads, "Mortenson Radio Channels".
Today's late-inning office.
For those who have never seen it up close, that's what it looks like when steam comes out of the HERC plant.
Dan Mehls, Mortenson Construction
Justin Morneau, mobbed after a game-winning homer on June 9
Viewed from an A ramp elevator lobby.
Did you notice the flowers?
Concept drawing of Coomer gate (click to enlarge)
From the Downtown Council's 2025 Plan, a Metrodome "Revelopment" and a strong indication of where they think a new Vikings stadium should go.
This is the Metropolitan Club as viewed from the future Ballpark Authority office space.
On this day, George was handling fruits and veggies right inside gate 34.
Up inside the circulation building. (That's the LRT platform visible through the windows.)
An early concept drawing for the site
Polo Grounds facade, obscured
I think AP is in there somewhere...
View from the batter's eye seats
Look closely at the overhang. You'll see the on the right it is flush with the fence, and then it sticks out farther and farther as you move toward center. More fun for Michael Cuddyer.
(Click to enlarge)
Integrating the administration building was really a great idea. Actually, there will be more things inside than just offices, but that will probably be some sweet space.
This is why I get it, even if I don't like it.
A few weeks ago there were sand volleyball courts here. When the park opens, this will be surface parking. Maybe one day there will be something more interesting built on top of that parking...
The right field overhang is in place, and the first base stands are starting to go in.
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