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Name that ballpark
This is one complicated streetscape.
Here's the view as you step to the front of the outer moat beyond first base.
The same section seen from Target Center. Yep, looks like bridge supports.
Another B ramp glimpse (don't loiter here!)
Sunday afternoon, WFTC-HD 720P
Wood-backed seats viewed through gate 6
There must be millions of details needing tending
Here's a curious little room at the end of the circulation ramp. What could they be selling there?
The steel cage expands.
Once again, Noah is holding his ears because of the traffic noise.
This is a good overview of the spot where the Northstar (bottom) and LRT (top) will intersect.
Yes, TC is smiling.
Click to enlarge. (Photo by Jared Wieseler)
The littlest Twins fan: Truman
Evidence of a food court behind the seating above the batter's eye
The media all turned out!
Perhaps these very bold, Hitchcockian birds picking at left-over popcorn and peanuts were portents of what was to come.
Actual LRT tracks are now in the street, and buses now pass over them before entering the transit hub.
Site plan for the new Nationals ballpark, with the size of the Rapid Park site overlaid
Twins president Dave St. Peter presents his list of fan suggestions to the Ballpark Authority
The Polo Grounds (left) and Shibe Park (Connie Mack Stadium)
Killebrew's mammoth shot on June 3, 1967 is currently memorialized on a wall at the Mall of America
Some people will go to work here every day.
Plaza overview from the A ramp
The scoreboard also towers over the LRT tracks, which now are functional (though not open) all the way to the park -- and beyond!
The 1963 team won 91 games! (Click to enlarge and see the names)
The finished product.
Seat logos in place
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