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This is where chain link is being replaced with fencing which matches the plaza
That's Fifth Street (and a tattooed arm) in the foreground.
Work going on under the steel.
Ahh. Lunch in the admin building...
A closer look into the park from down the street. How great will this view be during a game??
Click to see the whole page from this 1971 program.
Click to enlarge
Looking south (toward Seventh Street).
Branding on the plaza
Click to enlarge.
Rally Hanky (2002 ALCS)
Looking from the doorway to the south, across Seventh Street
Yep, that's real grass down there, son.
If you arrive by bus, your first glimpse of the park will be the scoreboard's profile. (Viewed from the bus station in the B ramp.)
The view from my seats in Section 237 (The Trap), Row 1 (can't see much of center field without standing up...)
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
Concrete molds are being removed!
Rod Carew will greet you, but he's sorely in need of a home plate for reference. (Killebrew is too.)
The seating bowl of Citizens Bank Park overlaid on the Target Field site
This is what I was working on while my photo was taken (click to see a VERY BIG version).
This view, through a B ramp window, won't last forever.
Dugout Box and Champion's Club sections are sequestered by separate moats
BPM - Ballpark Magic
BRT - Bus Rapid Transit
DSP - Dave St. Peter
FSE - Full Season Equivalent
FYS - Fake Yankee Stadium (see also: NYS)
HERC - Hennepin Energy Resource Company (aka the Garbage Burner)
HPB - Home Plate Box
HRP - Home Run Porch
LC - Legends Club
LRT - Light Rail Transit
MBA - Minnesota Ballpark Authority (will own Target Field)
MOA - Mall of America
MSFC - Minnesota Sports Facilities Commission (owns the Metrodome)
NYS - New Yankee Stadium
SRO - Standing Room Only
STH - Season Ticket Holder
TCFBS - TCF Bank Stadium
TF - Target Field
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