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1885 Sanborn Map Image (Source: Sanborn Map Collection, Minneapolis Public Library, Copyright © 2001 by The Sanborn Map Company, Sanborn Library, LLC)
The spruced up triangle really doesn't show much connection with the ballpark.
A scene repeated about a BILLION times each game
Mound from the other side
This is the LRT bridge under construction as viewed from the east looking west. The ballpark facade would be at the left in this photo.
The view from the corner of Ford Centre. (Feel free to tie up your boats here.)
Gate 3 ticket window
Click to see the whole page from this 1971 program.
Miller Park: Gymnasium with skylight (Source: RP)
Do you think somebody's already cooking hot dogs out there?
4th inning in the thinning crowd of the Grandstand.
The top of a warehouse visible beyond a parking ramp.
A familiar view through the top floor elevator lobby window in ramp B (HRP View and Terrace).
Train. (What is it about baseball and trains?)
The windows have started going in.
The main concourse is a very busy place at all times.
Thome steps in.
How many times did we water down our field as kids? More times than we played games, that's for sure!
Love the lighted, translucent panel
Flowers. Real flowers.
Field access on the visitor's side
Not me, but it might as well be.
Note reflected sunset (7:30 PM). Could be a worry...
You write the caption...
Kirby Jr. set to take down the last number
This is why I get it, even if I don't like it.
For reference, here's that spot on the model.
This is what passes for imagination at Miller Park -- they didn't even get the shape right! (Source: LP)
This is the plaza as viewed from the A ramp.
From behind the wind veil
Poles through the gap
As mentioned earlier, one of the best climate-controlled views of construction is from the 7th floor elevator lobby in the A ramp. (That's Noah getting his first glimpse of the new ballpark.)
Sky through steel.
This is the upper deck in Anaheim
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).
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