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I never think of Ron Jackson at all.
This is the area above the pro shop, with some new support structure
A detailed crowd shot. Click to enlarge greatly.
Click to enlarge.
The seating bowl of Citizens Bank Park overlaid on the Target Field site
What a great sight!
Signature elements. (And they wonder why we think the real trees look so small...)
The outline of an infield has appeared on the asphalt in advance of the ground-breaking on Thursday night.
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.
Here's where I was when the alarm went off, and though the siren wasn't terribly loud, at least one guy is plugging his ears.
B ramp improvements are finally becoming usable. The doors lead to the plaza beneath the skyway steps.
Close-up on the diagram of the Club Level with finishing materials (click to enlarge)
From the roof of the Minnekahda building (courtesy Bruce Lambrecht).
Dancing for the cameras
Home plate mount from Met Stadium (Source: LP, courtesy Clyde Doepner)
This looks south and shows the track configuration for Northstar. The platform shown is just a placeholder. To the best of my knowledge, concept drawings for this platform have not been released. Keep in mind, this is NOT part of the ballpark project. It is completely separate.
It looks like the Target-themed signage has spilled out to the surrounding area (this was taken from the entryway to the B ramp from Third -- the 394 entrance ramp tunnel)
For those not wishing to suffer through my media rant, please enjoy this picture of my lilacs in full bloom.
Detail showing clubhouse and home dugout (click to see the entire drawing)
What are they hanging over there?
You can't get there from here.
Bike parking available along Second Avenue
That warning sign doesn't mention anything about the potential for bludgeoning or limb removal by the revolving doors...
Integrating the administration building was really a great idea. Actually, there will be more things inside than just offices, but that will probably be some sweet space.
Here's a closer look.
Believe it or not, the actual outfield wall will be about where this fence is now!
The littlest Twins fan: Truman
They help create a psychological safe area along the plaza edge, and help you forget that cars are zipping by directly beneath you.
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