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Looking north (toward Fifth Street and the LRT station).
The future history of Minnesota ballparks will go here
The Pro Shop
Photo by Jeff Ewer
Eleven flag poles
This little pathway snakes between the LRT tracks and the Environmental Services Building, emptying into the parking area surrounding the HERC. It could be for maintenance, but it looks more like it's for convenience.
You'll be able to park here for a quick stop at the Pro Shop or ticket window.
Hey! An unnumbered gate!
Here's the current overview from the south side of the B ramp (from which the banner at the top of this page was culled).
Also from the B ramp entrance off of Third, a look up at the tiny crack between ballpark and parking ramp
The New as viewed from The Old.
You have to wonder just what happened here. Will it remain forever embedded in cement?
The Metrodome has sure been tarted up.
Wrigley Field viewed while approaching on foot from the northwest
These guys were there, but it wasn't any of you, right?
Glare from the IDS never looked this sweet. (Photo by Jared Wieseler)
Scoreboard in profile against the skyline
Perhaps these very bold, Hitchcockian birds picking at left-over popcorn and peanuts were portents of what was to come.
Path of quick escape.
Now, THIS is just some guy who appears to be hanging out on the LRT tracks talking to himself.
Some fun field facts. (Click to enlarge.)
The littlest Twins fan: Truman
This was on BPM night. Nice neon, but I'm still waiting to see the homer show.
They help create a psychological safe area along the plaza edge, and help you forget that cars are zipping by directly beneath you.
The right field overhang as seen from Seventh Street (with dude)
This is a good overview of the spot where the Northstar (bottom) and LRT (top) will intersect.
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