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The images on that wall appear to be of great Twins moments in history.
Here's the barricade in context at the end of the walkway
Miller Park: Gymnasium with skylight (Source: RP)
Ballpark elevation diagram, viewed from Fifth Street. (Click to enlarge.)
"Original" or "Dinger" Dog
Ahh. Lunch in the admin building...
We'll be packed into the first five rows of section 136. Hey, Wilson! I'm bringing my glove!
Original Concept - With a Retractable Roof
Spring of 1982 (click to enlarge greatly -- can you pick out Kent Hrbek?)
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
A mural featuring the names of a bunch of Minnesota towns.
North Loop Deli
July 7, 1966 (Click to see the entire scorecard with ads)
Rod Carew will greet you, but he's sorely in need of a home plate for reference. (Killebrew is too.)
Auxiliary scoreboard (note to TF principles: this is a very good idea)
Dancing for the cameras
This view clearly shows the curve in the left field stands and the relationship of the first row with the playing field (no overhang to speak of in left).
The Target Center rooftop patio. Hardly glamorous, but a great view of the ballpark.
Detail at Gate 6
JohnW provides this shot of a construction barricade on First Avenue
This is as close as I could get to a pedestrian-eye view of Seventh Street (looking west away from downtown). It's inviting, not imposing, and remarkably dignified.
Love the red flowers -- just like the original concept drawings. That NEVER happens.
Here's a first view of the surprisingly spacious walkway on Fifth between the ballpark and the LRT platform.
The bases for the player statues have been recently upgraded.
Nicely-cushioned seats, lots of room, great sightlines
Steps going up at Gate 29/Carew
If you want, you can ask those folks how the game is going -- and even get a little bit of info from the big screen (Grandstand)
It was in and then quickly out of his glove. You gotta make that play.
Upper deck view of the out-of-town scoreboard.
Seating mound (seen from the B ramp)
He'll always be a fan favorite, but did you know that he's making $18.5 million this year? The Twins' entire outfield today, combined, makes $7.45 million.
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