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"Hey, Ma, it says here we go in at gate 34. Must be all the way around on the other side!" Seriously, though, this is a really inspired idea.
Not much facade left to be finished at this point.
Denard Span ready, in a swoop of sunlight.
The finished product.
June 29,1936 - May 17, 2011
Polo Grounds from the south
This is from inside the B ramp, where an entrance to the plaza will one day be
The limestone now wraps around onto the HERC side.
Here's the view of the entrance ramp to 394. Looks like they are painting...
Looking through it, you can see the outfield pavilion (upper deck at least).
You can finally see how the plaza will meet the street on the north side of this emergency exit tower (which will be converted to a regular entrance/exit)
Work has begun on the plaza, and the activity has started to impact I-394 traffic.
In addition to the Pro Shop facade, you can see more gravel being laid before the final plaza surface is poured.
Larry DiVito, mowing
A skyway-level view down Seventh Street.
Inside the Metropolitan Club. Classic photo of a youthful Bob Casey at far right. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
Viewed from up Sixth Street, the tip of the canopy looks like the claw of some gigantic crustacean!
I love this view of the Basilica.
The walkway under construction in the parking lot just outside the loading dock.
Thome steps in.
Click to see the full-size image.
Wow! Looking good.
This is the last hope for so-called knot-hole views. I'm skeptical.
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.
Love the LC!
The right field overhang is in place, and the first base stands are starting to go in.
And another angle looking at the overhang area of the right field pavilion. This looks to me like a great area to watch a game.
Ballpark elevation viewed from Seventh Street. (Click to enlarge.)
B ramp glimpse
Home Plate Box, Section 111, Row 8 or 9-ish (Click to enlarge greatly.)
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