Explore the Site
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The original Candlestick Park
Field access on the visitor's side
B ramp improvements are finally becoming usable. The doors lead to the plaza beneath the skyway steps.
This view looks up Fifth Street toward downtown and shows how the LRT tracks sort of snuggle up to the ballpark.
Concept drawing for the fan/player appreciation wall. (Click to enlarge.)
Staircase entrance. You cannot miss them.
I realized I've never shown how the walkway over Seventh Street meets the A ramp
In case you don't know, that's Earl Battey.
A mass of rebar and complicated cable runs ready for a pour.
Walkway sneak peek
A mysterious smile from within a very deep planter!
An overview of the model display.
The Pohlads were loose. A-Rod looked, um, you decide.
A glimpse of the rather plain west facade (the side which faces the HERC plant).
Limestone facing and flowers on the right field overhang
Sue Nelson, and her organ, in one of the Twins Pubs
2014 Twins ASG promo bat.
Um, I think that guy is out.
Tony Oliva, R. T. Rybak and Mike Opat
You can get a hand-carved sandwich, or ice cream while pondering the career of Julio Becquer.
Stay warm while buying tickets.
The Hrbek gate is directly below. It's a lively place after a game.
Open concourses do mean that you can glimpse the field no matter where you are, but not really the game.
(Click to enlarge greatly)
Another piece of the neighborhood puzzle: the Northstar platform.
The Pro Shop
Perhaps these very bold, Hitchcockian birds picking at left-over popcorn and peanuts were portents of what was to come.
A mini-freeway! (Police action in progress...)
Greatest spot in the city for cooking up some hot dogs. And would you kill for that grill?
From the revised site plan, this is the configuration of Gate 34 Puckett.
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