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Met Stadium on May 17, 1975 (Twins vs. Brewers featuring Hank Aaron)
Working on the main concourse right about directly behind the plate.
The Pro Shop
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)
At one point, we thought these windows might represent one of the so-called knotholes. But nope. Nothing to see here. (Nearest I can tell, there will be no view of the playing field whatsoever from the Seventh Street sidewalk.)
Some baseball legends (and Ron Coomer)
Detail of view to the northeast (Source: LP)
That's Fifth Street (and a tattooed arm) in the foreground.
That's part of the wind veil, waiting in the B ramp for installation
I don't exactly know what this is. A first-aid station? Concession office?
Such promise. (Click to enlarge.)
The back gates at Comerica park, like everything else, a bit overwrought.
Apparently, there will be public restrooms accessible directly from the plaza.
5:45 PM, section 327, row 9, sitting: shade.
Glass going in over the Oliva gate.
Crosswalk taking shape.
This opportunity is half a block up Third Avenue and thousands of people walk right by before and after games.
Our conductor in Big Lake
Looking north (toward Fifth Street and the LRT station).
This is the LRT path looking from the ballpark site (behind me) toward downtown. The line currently ends about two blocks up this street. This bridge over I-394 is also being partially rebuilt as part of the ballpark project.
The main ticketing area beneath the restaurant.
Larry DiVito takes a last check of everything before the game starts
Jose Alvalade XXI Stadium in Lisbon, Portugal has towers much like I'm imagining to hold up our canopy while also making a bold statement on the horizon
A closer look at the grid on the Pro Shop.
Who Owns What (Click for larger version. Source: Ballpark Authority)
B ramp improvements are finally becoming usable. The doors lead to the plaza beneath the skyway steps.
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