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Raimondo blames GA for PawSox move to Worcester

PROVIDENCE – The Pawtucket Red Sox have signed a letter of intent to move the team to Worcester, and Gov. Gina M. Raimondo says...
THE PAWTUCKET Red Sox, shown above, will move to a new home in Worcester in 2021. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL MELLO

Grebien: Pawtucket will move forward to revive downtown, McCoy Stadium

PAWTUCKET – Pawtucket will pursue the redevelopment of the downtown Apex site, and to find a new use for McCoy Stadium, Mayor Donald R....
A RENDERING of the newly announced Worcester, Mass., stadium that will house the Pawtucket Red Sox following the end of the team's tenure at McCoy Stadium. / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX

PawSox sign with Worcester, governor points finger at legislature

Updated at 7:51 p.m. with comments from Gov. Gina M. Raimondo and 9:41 with details from the city of Worcester.PROVIDENCE – The Pawtucket Red...
PAWSOX OWNERSHIP has decided to move the team to Worcester, according to reporting by WPRI-TV CBS 12. / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX/KELLY O'CONNOR

WPRI: PawSox owners plan move to Worcester

PROVIDENCE – The owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox are calling local officials Friday morning to inform them that they plan to move to...
MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL's Deputy General Counsel has filed for "WooSox" trademarks, a move it calls a safety measure, but a move that can be seen as a sign that the league considers the possibility of the team leaving Rhode Island real. / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX/KELLY O'CONNOR

MassLive: MiLB lawyer files for ‘WooSox’ trademarks

PROVIDENCE – In a sign that Minor League Baseball considers Worcester, Mass., as a legitimate landing spot for the Pawtucket Red Sox, a MiLB...
PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Gov. Gina M. Raimondo sees a growing state economy to be...

When Gov. Gina M. Raimondo first ran for governor, the state’s economy was beginning to emerge from the impact of the Great Recession, still...
NICK CAFARDO, a sports reporter for the Boston Globe, told radio personality Tara Granahan that his sources have said that the Worcester, Mass., stadium deal is gaining momentum with the PawSox and Minor League Baseball over the deal that was approved by the General Assembly and signed into law by Gov. Gina M. Raimondo. Should Rhode Island respond if the team says it likes the Massachusetts bid better? / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX/KELLY O'CONNOR

Should Rhode Island sweeten the deal to build a new stadium...

A Boston Globe sportswriter has said that Worcester seems to be gaining momentum in its efforts to lure the Pawtucket Red Sox across the...
NICK CAFARDO, a sports reporter for the Boston Globe, told radio personality Tara Granahan that his sources have said that the Worcester, Mass., stadium deal is gaining momentum with the PawSox and Minor League Baseball over the deal that was approved by the General Assembly and signed into law by Gov. Gina M. Raimondo. / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX/KELLY O'CONNOR

Red Sox beat writer says Worcester is gaining favor of Pawsox

PROVIDENCE – Worcester is gaining momentum to land the Pawtucket Red Sox, at least according to Boston Globe sports reporter Nick Cafardo, who appeared...
COVER OF DARKNESS: Final passage and signing of the legislation that supports the building of a new ballpark for the Pawtucket Red Sox along the Pawtucket River did not happen in the most transparent way. 
 / COURTESY PAWTUCKET REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY

Was PawSox deal approval timed to avoid public scrutiny?

One of the most important parts of a public official’s duties is the need to communicate with constituents. And yet, when Gov. Gina M....
GOV. GINA M. RAIMONDO has signed legislation authorizing the financing structure to pay for a new ballpark for the Pawtucket Red Sox, more than three years after the team first announced its intention to replace McCoy Stadium. Now the city must finalize the deal with the team. / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX

Raimondo signs PawSox legislation

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo has signed legislation enabling the Pawtucket Red Sox to build a new stadium in Pawtucket, which would allow...
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