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Loading docks to the right, VIP entrances to the left.
At lower left are the seats I'm not going to use any time soon.
Ballpark elevation diagram, viewed from Fifth Street. (Click to enlarge.)
The transit corner entrance (Photo by Tom Sweeney, Star Tribune)
This view looks up Fifth Street toward downtown and shows how the LRT tracks sort of snuggle up to the ballpark.
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
The limestone theme is apparently carried to the area behind home plate. This will look great -- and distinctive -- on TV. But watch out for those foul balls!
The flowers don't have quite the fullness depicted in the original sketches (where they were positively overflowing), but they are quite lovely -- a great, subtle touch. And that's probably a very challenging place to grow anything.
I was surprised at how close those upper deck seats seem. From the plaza, you feel like you can reach out and touch them. It really adds to the impression of overall compactness.
Clyde Doepner's Met Stadium Memorabilia (Source: LP)
This view, also from the same warehouse roof, shows the newly-rebuilt viaduct on North Seventh Street.
This is a slightly blurry view of the pavilion in center. It has a quirky shape, but one which is completely consistent with the overall ballpark design. Nice work there. You can also get a glimpse of the greenery which will rise above the fences.
Viewed from the sidewalk on Seventh Street. No skyway infringement needed.
That's some scary-ass scaffolding, if you ask me.
Stairs down to the sidewalk from the skywalk over Seventh
Legend's Club, Section E (Click to enlarge greatly.)
Two train stations
Actual LRT tracks are now in the street, and buses now pass over them before entering the transit hub.
Yes, son, Memorial Stadium used to be right there, just beyond those gates.
TCF Bank Stadium (click to enlarge)
The sculpture on which millions of kids will one day pose.
Section 101, Row 34
I took this picture from the Overlook at great personal risk, because everything Thome was hitting was landing out that direction.
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