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Bassett Creek's path through the ballpark site (Source: Minneapolis Public Library)
The wooden louvers are in on Fifth Street
Original Concept - With a Retractable Roof
(Click to enlarge greatly)
The Seventh Street facade
This is a slightly blurry view of the pavilion in center. It has a quirky shape, but one which is completely consistent with the overall ballpark design. Nice work there. You can also get a glimpse of the greenery which will rise above the fences.
Someone please get those poor people a drink of water. (Gate 34, after the game had started)
A sharp-eyed reader caught me trying to make the best of a bad situation with my SP-570UZ on Sunday afternoon
Saturday afternoon, KMSP-HD 720P
View from the Overlook
Loading docks to the right, VIP entrances to the left.
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
Detail at Gate 6
Fifth Street louvers way up close
Concourse ceilings (from the Ballpark Authority's May update)
The tower is actually finished, though it looks like a work in progress.
Bird's-eye view of the trees
Perhaps these very bold, Hitchcockian birds picking at left-over popcorn and peanuts were portents of what was to come.
Legend's Club, Section E (Click to enlarge greatly.)
This looks toward the middle of the park. The third base side of the Legends Club is to the right up ahead, while the 573 Club is just barely visible at the end of the hallway. It extends to the left.
Seville's certainly will benefit from 81 games a year played about a block away! (When I walked by on this day, the place looked deserted, but I stand corrected!)
Even today, throw a fastball to that guy at your own risk.
Walkway entrance from ramp
That warning sign doesn't mention anything about the potential for bludgeoning or limb removal by the revolving doors...
Legends Club seats in context (above the main concourse, below the suite level)
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