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Train. (What is it about baseball and trains?)
Twins president Dave St. Peter presents his list of fan suggestions to the Ballpark Authority
The parking bay structure is now clearly visible
Circulation building with construction team on top
These tracks actually travel beneath the admin building and come out on the other side
Rich Pogin (left) and Bruce Lambrecht (Source: Skyway News)
Flag poles, fencing, main entrance gates
The Metrodome is converted to its football configuration after the Twins game on August 29, 2002
Now looking north, the tracks emerge from beneath Seventh Street as freight tracks only. The Northstar line ends at the northwest corner of the ballpark. One day, however, you can bet that other passenger trains will approach from the southwest metro on these tracks -- if our legislators are smart and persistent, that is.
Looking for some detail
There must be millions of details needing tending
Night games are much preferred by the players at Target Field. You can see why.
The knothole (sans view of anything interesting)
Looking up Seventh Street to the west
Here's a closer look.
Photo by Jeff Ewer
The original Candlestick Park
Big board, as viewed from section 327, row 9.
Our cantilever friends will be happy to learn that there will be sections with views like this in the new stadium.
Main ticket window area
The Metrodome hot dog vendor. (Source: RP)
Puckett atrium menu part 1
Click on this photo to see what it looked like on this spot 101 years ago (I'm not kidding)
Saturday afternoon, KMSP-HD 720P
This isn't a very good picture, but it is the current view of the inside of a suite.
This view is from the roof of a warehouse which stood where the A ramp is today. The HERC is now located where the tracks turned north (toward the top).
I still counted 11 flag poles...
The scoreboard also towers over the LRT tracks, which now are functional (though not open) all the way to the park -- and beyond!
Click to enlarge.
A photo taken as my meter ran out.
Signature elements. (And they wonder why we think the real trees look so small...)
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