After a day of rain, the weather turned sunny for the opening of new Yankee Stadium. The ballpark - a quiet mass of concrete, glass, iron and steel before people were allowed in - became a living, breathing monument to baseball with all of the necessary sights and sounds in attendance as well.
Some of those fans might have laced up their ice skates and headed over to Rockefeller Center's rink for some night gliding in from of the famous Prometheus statue. The guy on the right was a very good skater and his
flashing and blinking blades drew the attention his was seeking as he undulated as if he was in a trance around the ice.