Sun Spots with Hitch [Vol. 74]: John Henry, the Snake Oil-Selling Man

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Did you know there’s a mill in Millbury — go figure — that makes the stuffing inside Major League baseballs? S&D Spinning Mill, it actually dates back to before the Revolution. No big deal. Anyways …

Until a few days ago, Millbury also had a longstanding printing plant. But then Red Sox owner John Henry’s Boston Globe up and decided to close the former T&G facility and move all the jobs to Taunton.

A couple extra bucks for the billionaire who sold the T&G to a chain and became The man who lied to Worcester? As far as Hitch is concerned, that’s strike three for Henry.


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