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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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Pendulum to Study McCoy Stadium

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyKeeping a promise that was made back on June 4, Rhode Island and Pawtucket officials along with the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) announced Monday they have selected architectural design firm Pendulum Studio, LLC to study McCoy Stadium and the surrounding area.  Read more here.  Watch news report here.

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Warwick Joins Paw Sox Stakes

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyWarwick (RI), Mayor Scott Avedisian wants the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) to consider three locations near T.F. Green Airport for a new ballpark.  Read more here.

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No PawSox Ballpark Consideration by Legislature Until 2016

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyRhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello says lawmakers are unlikely to consider a revised proposal for a Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) stadium in Providence until their next regular session in January.  Read more here.

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Worcester, New Bedford Realistic Backup Options for PawSox?

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyIf the deal being discussed in Providence (RI) to build a downtown baseball stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) falls through, officials in Worcester (MA) and New Bedford (MA) have expressed interest in getting in the PawSox relocation game.  Read about Worcester here.  Read about New Bedford here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the links.

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New Providence Ballpark in Governor’s Court

Pawtucket Red Sox New Logo 1 - CopyOn Wednesday, the new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) owners unveiled their big ask for state taxpayers to help pay for an $85-million ballpark project in Providence (RI).  New Governor Gina M. Raimondo said the idea of a multipurpose stadium downtown is exciting.  But, she added, “My top priority is getting Rhode Islanders back to work, and we have Continue reading

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