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This is what will count as a knothole (actually, it's a gated entrance)
Pawlenty makes it official!
2014 Twins ASG promo bat.
The closed concession stand.
Dedicated closed-captioning ribbon board
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.
I set up my late inning "office" at the drink rail behind section 206
Outside the Metropolitan Club, photos of all the other major league ballparks
Concept drawing for the fan/player appreciation wall. (Click to enlarge.)
For some inexplicable reason, a lot of the new parks being built these days feature grand staircases like this one.
The Metropolitan Club (click to enlarge)
JohnW provides this shot of a construction barricade on First Avenue
For those who have never seen it up close, that's what it looks like when steam comes out of the HERC plant.
North Loop Deli
Jose Alvalade XXI Stadium in Lisbon, Portugal has towers much like I'm imagining to hold up our canopy while also making a bold statement on the horizon
Work beneath the scoreboard
Click to see the whole, beautiful image. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
View from the batter's eye seats
The Ballpark Wall! (really stunning)
Bench seating just off the plaza
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
Evidence of a food court behind the seating above the batter's eye
Many people will approace the park from this direction and it's a pretty great first glimpse. It features all the design elements in modestly condensed form, and still manages to look like a ballpark (instead of something else).
Ullger warms up.
The right field overhang is in place, and the first base stands are starting to go in.
"Original" or "Dinger" Dog
Scoreboard as viewed from Fifth Street.
Opening day, 2010
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