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The circulation ramp on the north now has its louver framing.
Puckett atrium menu part 1
This is an angle I have not used very much, from the top of the Fifth Street ramp. Because the wall is so tall (forget about watching a game from here for free -- OK, maybe with a step stool) I have to hold the camera up over my head and just snap, hoping I get something good. Here I did. This view then looks to the southwest.
That is the gun-metal gray wall of The Stadium just beyond the elevated tracks.
TCF Bank Stadium (click to enlarge)
Clyde Doeppner proudly displays colored bricks he scavenged from the Met during its demolition. These are the colors in question!
Here's an idea of what these Loge Boxes are all about. That guy is a waiter with no fans to serve. They seemed to have one server for about every four boxes.
Skyline to the left of me, jokers to the right, here I am, stuck in the outfield with you... (click to enlarge)
A detail from the above image shows that the section signage is now in place
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The entrance at Gate 3.
New Concept Drawing - No Roof
The Polo Grounds (left) and Shibe Park (Connie Mack Stadium)
Playing surface dirt out there? Maybe. (click to enlarge)
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The Northstar stop has a name.
The Ballpark Wall! (really stunning)
Skywalk over Seventh
Open concourses do mean that you can glimpse the field no matter where you are, but not really the game.
This is the left field pavilion in the original concept model. The restaurant pictured to its right has been moved, and the seating area has been extended at least one full section toward center.
Walkway construction is progressing
Spring of 1982 (click to enlarge greatly -- can you pick out Kent Hrbek?)
There's a great, big, beautiful tomorrow! (I loved this place as a kid.)
Photo by Jared Wieseler
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