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Larry DiVito takes a last check of everything before the game starts
One thing that the design disguises nicely is that the Pro Shop (and other key components) are actually built over lanes of freeway. That can clearly be seen here.
Good seats, but no scoreboard or sky.
Emergency access as viewed from outside the ballpark
The right field overhang is in place, and the first base stands are starting to go in.
This is the LRT bridge under construction as viewed from the east looking west. The ballpark facade would be at the left in this photo.
Now, why is there horse shit on the street next to Target Field? (I saw it in two places. Mounted police maybe?)
The Pantheon (with inset of the magic eye)
Hot dawgs! Getcher hot dawgs!
This isn't a very good picture, but it is the current view of the inside of a suite.
Concept drawing of Coomer gate (click to enlarge)
The right field overhang as seen from Seventh Street (with dude)
This maze of scaffolding is something you'll probably never see again.
A collection of support pillars for the left field pavilion.
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).
A closer look into the park from down the street. How great will this view be during a game??
The Fun Zone/Rescue Area in Oakland during the second inning
Photo by Jared Wieseler
The glorious Gate 34
Main concourse, looking toward the admin building.
The view through a construction "knothole".
I took this picture just moments before Morneau's homer landed almost exactly where I had been standing. If only I hadn't wanted to watch the game...
Griffith Stadium (notch visible in lower photo at far left)
Plaza overview from the A ramp
Sure would be nice to cover that metal grid with more wooden louvers, eh?
I noticed this detail while taking the previous picture. I figure that it must be the VIP entrance from the surface parking lot. I don't think there is any parking inside the ballpark, so this entrance will likely be for suite-dwellers and other VIPs, though I can't say for sure whether players will enter here.
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