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Pawtucket Mayor Talks New Ballpark Location

Pawtucket (RI) Mayor Don Grebien said Friday the old Apex site in his city is the frontrunner for a potential new ballpark to replace the aging McCoy Stadium.  Read more and watch news report here.

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Site of Apex Department Store Possible Location for New PawSox Ballpark

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyOwners of the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) are analyzing the Apex Department Store property on the city’s riverfront as one of several possible sites other than McCoy Stadium for a future new baseball venue.  Read more here.

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PawSox Stadium Forum Held

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyThe ongoing debate over whether the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) should build a new stadium in downtown Providence (RI) continued Tuesday as more than 200 supporters and opponents of the plan gathered inside a dueling pianos bar located less than a mile from the proposed ballpark.  Read more here.

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PawSox Owners Plan New Stadium Promo Tour

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyThe owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) will embark on a summer-long road trip to all 39 cities and towns in Rhode Island to promote their proposal for a new ballpark in downtown Providence.  Read more here.

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The Design Firm Behind the Proposed Providence Ballpark

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyOver nearly three decades, Joe Spear and Earl Santee have built Kansas City-based Populous from an offshoot of design firm HOK into the preeminent sports architecture company in the country.  Populous is one of two firms that worked on the plans for the proposed Triple-A ballpark in downtown Providence (RI).  Read more here.

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Springfield a Viable Option for PawSox?

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyCould the Peter Pan Bus Station on Main Street in Springfield (MA) turn into MGM Park?  While the ownership of the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) is focused on Providence (RI) for a new ballpark, connecting the MGM dots in Springfield leads to speculation that the city could be an option for the PawSox if their Ocean State plan falls through. Read more here.  Learn about MGM Springfield here.

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MiLB Chief Visits Providence to Bolster PawSox Ballpark Effort

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyMinor League Baseball chief Pat O’Conner was in Providence (RI) Wednesday to help build public support for construction of a downtown ballpark for the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League).  Read more here.

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