Pawtucket mayor said he was told Pawsox leaving city

PAWTUCKET MAYOR Donald R. Grebien said he was told by the new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox that they plan to move the team out of the city. The new owners are considering moving the Triple-A baseball team to Providence. / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX
PAWTUCKET MAYOR Donald R. Grebien said he was told by the new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox that they plan to move the team out of the city. The new owners are considering moving the Triple-A baseball team to Providence. / COURTESY PAWTUCKET RED SOX
(Updated 1:20, 1:42, 3:45 and 5:19 p.m.) PROVIDENCE – One of the new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox said the plan is to call the team the “Rhode Island Red Sox” and move it from Pawtucket to the former Interstate 195 land on the Providence River. “It should be the name of the state,”…

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