In any business endeavor you must weigh the cost vs. benefit analysis, and for Rhode Island, the numbers just don’t add up.
The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox have said moving the team to Providence — and building a new ballpark there — would stimulate the local economy.
A group of investors headlined by Red Sox president Larry Lucchino announced Monday they had purchased the Pawtucket Red Sox and would relocate the team to Rhode Island’s capital.
The ownership group of the Boston Red Sox are stretching their reach to the minor leagues.
McCoy Stadium, in Pawtucket, Rhode Island is home to the Pawtucket Red Sox, the Red Sox AAA affiliate.