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This is the Carew gate covered in plastic.
Concourse ceilings (from the Ballpark Authority's May update)
The transit corner entrance (Photo by Tom Sweeney, Star Tribune)
Click to enlarge greatly.
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).
2014 Twins ASG promo bat.
This is the entrance behind home plate (not visible in the renderings which have been released). It shows that the upper deck is set back from the facade -- a very good thing if it remains in the final design.
Artist at (very painstaking) work
The suite mock-up
Ready for action.
Checking out the bike racks on the promenade.
New Year's Eve, 2008
This mural is behind the staircase. The window looks onto the promenade, and the door goes to a kitchen.
This view, through a B ramp window, won't last forever.
The canopy as viewed through the outfield stands. The lighting approach, despite what you may have heard, is actually very traditional.
Walkway sneak peek
The lights have covers on the top, presumably to reduce light pollution
Team pennant. (Click to enlarge.)
Glove from above
For reference, here's that spot on the model.
This view is from the roof of a warehouse which stood where the A ramp is today. The HERC is now located where the tracks turned north (toward the top).
Notice the temporary railing extensions
New section labels, but some curious choices.
Finally, a night game image -- complete with fireworks! (OK, it's either a construction photo which has been Photoshopped, or some lucky photographer spent the Fourth of July in the upper deck watching the fireworks over the river. Cool either way.)
Click to enlarge. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
This area will supposedly show the Twins chronology. Will it stretch back to 1901?
Some of your fellow BPMers at a game in May of 2010 (we had almost the whole section)
This is why I get it, even if I don't like it.
Fenway has posts. Target Field does not. But...
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