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Here's what they do in April at Comerica Park
Condiments! (complete with faux limestone on the cart -- nice touch)
I know you've seen these, but is there a better finishing touch anywhere else in baseball? I know not one.
10 years ago, Bruce Lambrecht looked at this land and thought, "Why NOT a ballpark here?" It took a long time before anybody else saw the same potential.
The right field overhang is in place, and the first base stands are starting to go in.
Looking north (toward Fifth Street and the LRT station).
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.)
Up close, this is what you'll see as you walk along.
A sharp-eyed reader caught me trying to make the best of a bad situation with my SP-570UZ on Sunday afternoon
Here is Seventh Street viewed from the west looking toward downtown. This will probably be the most pedestrian-friendly side (other than the plaza), but only if there is some psychological barrier between the people on foot and the people in their dangerously fast-moving automobiles.
Of the players up there, only Bert does not have a gate with his number (28) on it at Target Field. You know, there is that door underneath the skywalk on Seventh Street between gates 14 and 29...
The admin building (note TF logo on banner)
Best view available from the "B" ramp.
The Metropolitan Club (click to enlarge)
Compare this picture, from the open house in March, with the one above and you'll see that some furniture reconfiguration has taken place.
Photo by Jeff Ewer (Click to enlarge.)
Viewed from a different angle, it seems fair to wonder is some of those seats will have slightly obscured views. Yet, if they're cheap, that's not a problem.
Concept drawing for the fan/player appreciation wall. (Click to enlarge.)
Row indicators are spray-painted with stencils over rust and peeling paint.
Steel going up fast.
Looking back toward First Avenue
Sunday afternoon, WFTC-HD 720P
Preparations underway (Field View)
TCF Bank Stadium (click to enlarge)
Photo by Jeff Ewer
No admittance -- yet! Note that you can see the seating bolts which are in place already.
I do love the upper concourse. Feels like home already.
An early concept for the pedestrial bridge. (Source: Ballpark Authority, RP)
The Fun Zone/Rescue Area in Oakland during the second inning
A true fan out in the bleachers
Legends Club fireplace (there are two)
Twins president Dave St. Peter presents his list of fan suggestions to the Ballpark Authority
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
This is the Metropolitan Club as viewed from the future Ballpark Authority office space.
(Click to enlarge)
Gate 3 ticket window
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