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Postby Cooner » Wed Jun 15, 2005 4:06 pm

The thing I'm excited about is that the plan for the new Mets stadium is modeled after Ebbet's Field, the old Brooklyn Dodger's stadium.

Now that would be cool ;-D
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Postby Amazinz » Wed Jun 15, 2005 4:34 pm

Here's the original model. From what I have read the only thing that is changing is that there will not be a retractable roof like there is in the photo.

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Postby George_Foreman » Wed Jun 15, 2005 5:52 pm

good. that roof looks awful. :-P
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Postby Amazinz » Wed Jun 15, 2005 6:19 pm

Looks OK to me. It's a shame really because I care less about aesthetics and more about the functionality. The Mets have been lucky this year but normally early-season rain delays are a pain in the rear. It would have been nice. :-/
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