PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says the owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox have not approached him amid negotiations with Rhode Island over the team’s wish to build stadium in downtown Providence.
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello says Pawtucket Red Sox co-owner Larry Lucchino has reiterated his interest in building a stadium in Providence after the unexpected death this week of principal owner James Skeffington.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Pawtucket Red Sox President James Skeffington, a lawyer who became the minor league affiliate’s public face and lead cheerleader for a plan to move the team to downtown Providence, has died. He was 73.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The man who became the public face of a proposal to move the minor league Pawtucket Red Sox to a riverfront ballpark in Providence has died, leading to questions about the next step for the team.
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The number of visitors to the Newport stopover of the Volvo Ocean Race exceeded officials’ expectations.