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Path of quick escape.
Inexplicable bright yellow baseball amid the trees.
I think that's a pig up there on that vane!
From the ground beneath the troubled skyway.
Looking up Seventh Street to the west
The model still shows the Batters Eye Club, which is no longer part of the design.
Party deck down the right field line
One of the many supports being built over the tracks.
These openings will facilitate access to the catwalks which run throughout the canopy.
Not much facade left to be finished at this point.
TCF Bank Stadium (click to enlarge)
These are the outside tracks which go under the promenade
Good seats, but no scoreboard or sky.
You have to wonder just what happened here. Will it remain forever embedded in cement?
This design has a rather generic quality to it, but they appear to have considered the B garage. Though it isn't part of the model, they've clearly left room for it.
These stairs will meet the skyway.
A closer look at the grid on the Pro Shop.
(Click to enlarge)
The Legends Club retail store is just visible at the right of this picture.
This will be a bar/restaurant.
All three seating mounds
With the engine behind us, we got a real sense of how fast we were going by looking out the front (back) window
Staircase entrance. You cannot miss them.
The top of a warehouse visible beyond a parking ramp.
The wooden louvers are in on Fifth Street
The moat walkway viewed from across the park.
Dedicated closed-captioning ribbon board
Not sure what those supports are for -- probably stadia.
Skyline to the left of me, jokers to the right, here I am, stuck in the outfield with you... (click to enlarge)
For reference, here's that spot on the model.
The rough outlines of our urban trench. (North is up.)
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