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PawSox President Dies

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyPawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) president James Skeffington, who was part of a 10-member group that purchased the team in February, died unexpectedly on Sunday while jogging near his home.  Read more here.  View PawSox news release here.

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PawSox Pitch Ballpark to State Commission

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyA ballpark in downtown Providence (RI) would be an economic catalyst for the city, according to the new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League), but members of a state commission cast doubt Monday on the benefits of a new stadium.  Read more here

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PawSox Prez to Tour Potential Ballpark Site

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyLawyer James J. Skeffington, a principal owner and president of the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League), expects to take a walking tour Thursday of the former highway land in Providence (RI) where the team’s new ownership group hopes to build a stadium.  Read more and view aerial map here.

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James Skeffington: The Power Behind the PawSox Ballpark Plan

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyProvidence Journal staff writer Paul Grimaldi takes an interesting look at James J. Skeffington, the “power broker” behind the proposed new ballpark in Providence (RI) for the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League).  Read more here.

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