The team is popularly called the "Paw Sox". In 1976 they were known as the Rhode Island Red Sox
In 1974, future Red Sox star Jim Rice won a Triple Crown for Pawtucket, hitting .337 with 25 homers and 93 runs batted in. Some other great players to play for the Paw Sox have included Dwight Evans, Wade Boggs, Roger Clemens and Nomar Garciaparra.
On April 17-18 in 1981, McCoy Stadium was home to the longest game in baseball history.
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 Related Sites
Pawtucket Red Sox Player Biographies at Open Source Sports Directory