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Winter approaches. But one day baseballs will fly where now there are cranes.
The outfield stands taking shape.
Playing surface dirt out there? Maybe. (click to enlarge)
Inspecting the delivery
Red is old Yankee Stadium. This diagram comes from FieldOfSchemes.com
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).
Killebrew taught, "Always make your autograph legible, boys."
This is the left field pavilion in the original concept model. The restaurant pictured to its right has been moved, and the seating area has been extended at least one full section toward center.
Center field seating
Approach in the A ramp to the skywalk over Seventh
The scoreboard terminates the view on Fifth Street as seen from Hennepin
8:22 PM The sun has caused glare in the webcam, but you can still see the reflection affecting the upper deck behind home plate.
Selling exactly what they say they're selling.
Typical standing room crowd which started early and lasted the entire game.
I think AP is in there somewhere...
June 29,1936 - May 17, 2011
Plaza extension reaches toward First Avenue
A mysterious smile from within a very deep planter!
The Pro Shop
One thing that the design disguises nicely is that the Pro Shop (and other key components) are actually built over lanes of freeway. That can clearly be seen here.
This would be a beautiful streetscape if there were ANY people.
Roll-up metal doors visible at right.
Polo Grounds facade, obscured
This area will supposedly show the Twins chronology. Will it stretch back to 1901?
I'll admit that this makes me nervous. It's pretty easy to step into the path of a train (which is true at various points along the line, but still...)
This little pathway snakes between the LRT tracks and the Environmental Services Building, emptying into the parking area surrounding the HERC. It could be for maintenance, but it looks more like it's for convenience.
The Metrodome has sure been tarted up.
Section 101, Row 34
I would put on this face.
(Click to enlarge.)
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
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