Explore the Site
Here are 50 images chosen randomly from the 3045 found on this site. Click the image to be taken to the original post. A new list is created every 10 minutes.
Supports viewed from beneath. These seats will be just a few feet from the outside edge of the building!
Champion's Club details (click to enlarge)
These stairs will go up to the centerfield pavilion.
Looking north (toward Fifth Street and the LRT station).
Just up the foul line, it looks like the base of the wall in foul territory on the right side.
Click to see the whole, beautiful image. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
Many people will approace the park from this direction and it's a pretty great first glimpse. It features all the design elements in modestly condensed form, and still manages to look like a ballpark (instead of something else).
The Pro Shop.
Memorabilia on display in the Metropolitan Club
Ballpark elevation viewed from Seventh Street. (Click to enlarge.)
Write your own caption. (Photo by Jeff Ewer)
Pawlenty makes it official!
A distinct misstep, ostensibly to guard against missteps. But methinks I smell a lawyer...
Rod Carew will greet you, but he's sorely in need of a home plate for reference. (Killebrew is too.)
Through the windows of the Metropolitan Club you can see one of the displays of Met Stadium memorabilia.
Mary Larson (left), a music teacher from Maple Grove, was a TwinsFest SSB winner and got to sing the anthem before the game.
The lights went on, and it was a Good Thing
Emergency access viewed in context
The Metropolitan Club (click to enlarge)
Section 237, Row 15 (top of the Trap)
The view from my seats in Section 237 (The Trap), Row 1 (can't see much of center field without standing up...)
The glorious Gate 34
A seating bowl comes into focus. Note that the netting has been installed on the foul pole. (Field Box)
LRT at the ballpark
July 7, 1966 (Click to see the entire scorecard with ads)
The alumni band sounded great.
Looking toward the Farmer's Market site from the balcony of the 573 Club at TF
Roped off for the LRT crowd
Note that, even though the scoreboard appears strategically placed, it's the outfield stands which block any potential view of the field from this roof.
The main ticketing area beneath the restaurant.
The outline of an infield has appeared on the asphalt in advance of the ground-breaking on Thursday night.
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