The news comes as one of Pawtucket’s own elected representatives spoke out in favor of killing the ballpark deal.
The PawSox are hoping to change the hearts and minds of people living in Speaker Mattiello’s Cranston district.
The memo emerged just before Speaker Mattiello’s closed-door caucus of House Democrats to discuss the stadium debate.
The speaker’s move comes one day after the Senate approved legislation for taxpayers to help cover the cost of a new stadium.
The vote for a new $83 million ballpark at the old Apex site in downtown Pawtucket fell largely along party lines, though five Democrats vot…
A new bill released in the Senate last month tweaked the deal for the $83 million ballpark at the former Apex site.
During a noon news conference, Grebien warned that losing the Pawtucket Red Sox to Worcester is a very real threat.
“The number one thing is protect the taxpayers,” the Democratic governor said. “We are not buying those owners a stadium.”
The team offered its first extensive comments on the revised legislation released last week to help fund an $83-million stadium.
The Senate Finance Committee released a new bill and an accompanying report, but put off a vote until next month.
The team lost money on paper in 2015 and 2016 due to an accounting adjustment, but its business is “stable,” officials said Monday.
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has made his first indication that he supports moving the Pawtucket Red Sox from Rhode Island to Worcester.
The Senate is still eyeing a vote this month on the proposed new ballpark, but the House is taking its time.
Officials led by Larry Lucchino said they should not have to disclose “sensitive proprietary information” to get taxpayer backing for their …
“We are a small, stable, but declining business,” PawSox Chairman Larry Lucchino and Vice Chairman Mike Tamburro told lawmakers.
The Senate Finance Committee held the first of six hearings on whether taxpayers should spend $38 million on the ballpark.
The deal would provide a $23 million state investment to help finance the estimated $83 million stadium for the Boston Red Sox Triple-A affi…
The Senate Finance Committee Chairman will hold hearings on the $83-billion stadium proposal in a number of communities.
Red Sox and PawSox great Carlton Fisk was inducted into the Pawtucket Red Sox Hall of Fame Sunday afternoon.
Our Ruthie Polinsky caught up with fans who arrived at McCoy Stadium to enjoy Kyrie Irving night on Thursday.
Any fan wearing green or Celtics paraphernalia will get in for free.
The Worcester City Council voted 8-1 to approve a resolution allowing the city manager to ramp up negotiations with the minor league club.
The central Massachusetts city of Worcester has been in talks with the PawSox over the last few weeks about the possibility of the team maki…
General Treasurer Seth Magaziner said Friday he’s going to take a more hands-on approach to vetting the bill.
The visit included a tour of the Canal District neighborhood adjacent to a vacant property, the site often mentioned as a possible location …