The team offered its first extensive comments on the revised legislation released last week to help fund an $83-million stadium.
The team lost money on paper in 2015 and 2016 due to an accounting adjustment, but its business is “stable,” officials said Monday.
The Senate Finance Committee hopes to convene on Dec. 7 to unveil revised legislation, according to a spokesperson for the legislature.
A group of students going for their master’s degrees in architecture have come up with a design for a new ballpark for the Pawtucket Red Sox…
The Senate is still eyeing a vote this month on the proposed new ballpark, but the House is taking its time.
The team agreed to provide revenue and profit information under the condition that state leaders don’t make it public.
“We are a small, stable, but declining business,” PawSox Chairman Larry Lucchino and Vice Chairman Mike Tamburro told lawmakers.
While most councilors want to keep the team in the city, several are not ready to commit.
The House Finance Committee is hearing testimony from different speakers who want the baseball team to stay in the city.
Tuesday’s meeting will be at Tolman High School from 6-10 p.m.
The Senate Finance Committee held the first of six hearings on whether taxpayers should spend $38 million on the ballpark.
Thursday’s meeting is the first of six.
Vitali said the resolution is postponed until after six public hearings scheduled by state lawmakers are completed.
Ruggerio says the early vote will help the Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox start work.
The Senate Finance Committee Chairman will hold hearings on the $83-billion stadium proposal in a number of communities.
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 town previously started discussions with the PawSox after fans in Worcester signed around 10,000 postcards to show their support.
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.
Petty says the resolution is meant to show the minor league team that Worcester and its people are enthusiastic about professional baseball.
The visit included a tour of the Canal District neighborhood adjacent to a vacant property, the site often mentioned as a possible location …
Worcester City Manager Edward Augustus said the city has spoken with team officials to express “openness” to a move.
The team has been seeking state aid to construct a new stadium in downtown Pawtucket, but the proposal remains in limbo at the State House.
“Based on everything they are saying, there would be no reason to stay if we don’t have something on the table,” Pawtucket Mayor Donald Greb…
The head of the Senate Finance Committee said he wants to hold hearings on the PawSox bill in different communities throughout the state thi…