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Ahh. Lunch in the admin building...
Shh. Don't tell those people working behind the ticket windows about these automated ticketing machines (underneath the plaza stairs)
Look closely and you'll see limestone on the front of the press box!
Scoreboard installation in progress
The Target Center rooftop patio. Hardly glamorous, but a great view of the ballpark.
After the rain. (We were in the wrong spot to see the rainbow...)
Row indicators are spray-painted with stencils over rust and peeling paint.
Another classic space in the making above the Hrbek gate.
A final glimpse from the street of stadia installation along the left field line
Somebody asked how long it would be before the tarp had a sponsor. Well, not very long.
The pink thing is a mascot. (Actually, with a damn fine mascot actor underneath.)
Loading docks to the right, VIP entrances to the left.
On this day, George was handling fruits and veggies right inside gate 34.
How many times did we water down our field as kids? More times than we played games, that's for sure!
A detailed crowd shot. Click to enlarge greatly.
An early concept for the pedestrial bridge. (Source: Ballpark Authority, RP)
Home Plate Terrace -- really great seats; maybe my personal, budget-based favorite
I suppose that one day my son will graduate from Mrs. Fields to Hooters. At least he won't have to travel too far. *Shudder*
Sue Nelson, and her organ, in one of the Twins Pubs
Dedicated closed-captioning ribbon board
Gate 3 ticket window
That's Fifth Street (and a tattooed arm) in the foreground.
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