Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien is hopeful legislation to fund a new PawSox stadium will be introduced in the Senate this week.
“I’m not going to push for it,” the governor said of the ballpark plan. “This is the mayor of Pawtucket’s initiative.”
Governor Raimondo appears concerned about including a state guarantee for Pawtucket’s share of the stadium debt.
Pawtucket’s mayor is afraid the state is on the brink of the baseball club moving somewhere else.
State leaders have pulled the plug – for now – on the team’s proposal for a new $83-million stadium partly funded by taxpayers.
The Pawtucket Red Sox chairman said the legislation for a new stadium will mirror the information released at a news conference earlier in t…
PawSox Chairman Larry Lucchino discusses the team’s plan to build a new stadium in Pawtucket.
The city is now looking at options for the land where McCoy Stadium stands now, including building a government center.
The Senate president argued the proposed ballpark “has the potential to be mutually beneficial to the team, city and state.”
The team is also seeking $15 million from Pawtucket for the stadium, which would be called the “Ballpark at Slater Mill.”
“The numbers pretty starkly point to the Apex site being superior to Tidewater,” Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien said.
The team’s ownership last week announced it hopes to build a replica of Fenway Park in Pawtucket, complete with a Green Monster.
The team’s ownership has yet to decide whether to renovate McCoy Stadium or construct a new ballpark.
Pawtucket’s mayor says site housing vacant department store next to I-95 may be the right fit for a new PawSox stadium.
The outside analysis will give further ammunition to the PawSox owners’ argument that the team needs a new place to play.
The intent of the study is to assess whether the 74-year-old ballpark and surrounding area is still a suitable home for the PawSox.
The ball is officially rolling on the new McCoy Stadium feasibility study.
Officials said they hope the study will reveal the strengths and weaknesses of the ballpark, as well as what can be done to make it more com…
The Pawtucket Red Sox, along with city and state officials, will announce Monday that they are seeking a study of McCoy Stadium.
The Pawtucket Red Sox have introduced their latest upgrade to McCoy Stadium, named in honor of the late Ben Mondor.
Starting Memorial Day weekend, Mondor Way will turn into a street fair atmosphere with food, music, activities, and more.
The PawSox began their 2016 season Friday night at McCoy Stadium with a win against the Buffalo Bisons.
The team added new steel netting behind home plate that’s more protective of fans and allows them to better see the action.
Lucchino says the team will play in Pawtucket at least through the 2020 season.
The Chairman of the Pawtucket Red Sox and former CEO of the Boston club discusses the future of the team and sport.