Loss of PawSox hurts state’s image

MOVING ON: Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien talks with Gov. Gina M. Raimondo at an Aug. 22nd press conference at Slater Mill to discuss the Pawtucket Red Sox’ decision to move to Worcester./ PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO
What price will Rhode Island’s elected officials pay for the loss of the Pawtucket Red Sox? As things stand today, not enough to cost anyone their jobs, say political observers, though the state may pay in other ways. Wendy Schiller, a professor and chair of political science at Brown University, says the state’s political leaders…

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