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We'll be packed into the first five rows of section 136. Hey, Wilson! I'm bringing my glove!
A spectacular golden hour
OK, people are definitely riding their bikes to games! (Photo by Tim Davis, courtesy MBA)
LRT station has appeared.
The entrance at Gate 3.
Building the canopy is a spectacular sight.
Through the windows of the Metropolitan Club you can see one of the displays of Met Stadium memorabilia.
Nearby, workers are finishing a support column. The guy at the bottom is using some sort of personal dirt mover (inset). Very cool.
Click on this photo to see what it looked like on this spot 101 years ago (I'm not kidding)
The outfield stands as viewed through the unnumbered gate
7:52 PM It's nearing peak, and covering the stands behind third base.
The HERC promenade side.
Don Swanson, left, in-coming commander of the Richfield American Legion, and Joe Kennedy, right, out-going commander, are pictured with the Legion's new flag pole, which once stood at old Metropolitan Stadium. (Click to enlarge.)
Spring of 1982 (click to enlarge greatly -- can you pick out Kent Hrbek?)
Ready for action.
Mystery door on Seventh Street...
Peering through Gate 34
Finally, a night game image -- complete with fireworks! (OK, it's either a construction photo which has been Photoshopped, or some lucky photographer spent the Fourth of July in the upper deck watching the fireworks over the river. Cool either way.)
For reference, this is that same area as viewed from the seat locator.
This is the Carew gate covered in plastic.
Flowers and Hall-of-Fame plaques. Very nice.
Peering through Gate 29 -- lots to see
Desolate. Dirty. Mysterious. Expensive. Unlikely.
Photo by Jeff Ewer
One of the sweetest sights of the day -- the Dome, and only through passing bus windows.
Entrance to the Champions Club
Scoreboard in profile against the skyline
I never think of Ron Jackson at all.
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