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On March 12th of 2020, the Worcester Railers twitter account posted this. This post signified the first acknowledgement of Covid-19 on their social media page as well as confirmed the suspension of the ECHL (East Coast Hockey Leaque). Fans of the…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 03/12/2020

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On April 1st of 2020 the Worcester Red Sox announced a temporary construction halt of the brand new Polar Park. This new baseball stadium would be home to the Worcester Red Sox, minor leaque affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. Polar Park was slated to…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 04/01/2020

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On April 9th of 2020, the Worcester Red Sox announced a new kind of opening day. The Worcester Paw Sox, a virtual baseball team, would play an exhibition online baseball game. This was done through the baseball video game “MLB The Show”. This social…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 04/09/2020

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On March 8th of 2021, almost exactly 1 year after the suspension of the previous season, the Worcester Railers announced the beginning of the 2021-22 ECHL (East Coast Hockey League) season. This was an immense moment in Railers history and Worcester…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 03/08/2021

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This is a post on June 20th of 2020, right in the middle of the pandemic. Players and staff of the Worcester Railers worked alongside volunteers to deliver food for front line workers, non-profit organizations, and local Worcester food pantries.…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 06/20/2020

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On June 5th of 2020, and in light of the racial injustices across the United States, the Worcester Railers posted this tweet. Not only did they pledge their support for Black communities across Worcester, but they also pledged to make smart and fair…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 06/05/2020

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On June 6th of 2020, the Worcester Railers posted this tweet as part of their support for frontline workers across Worcester. This post is part of a program called Healthcare Heroes where the Railers have been donating tickets and gear to individuals…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 06/06/2020

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The Worcester Railers made this tweet on September 1st of 2020, showing their support for Worcester schools and public education. Players and staff of the organization, along with volunteers, prepared over 150 backpacks full of school supplies to be…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 09/01/2020

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This Worcester Railers tweet came on October 7th of 2020, and marked an evening event at a local Worcester restaurant. The Worcester Railers mascot, Trax, visited The Mill in Worcester to hangout with fans while they were dining outdoors. Throughout…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 10/07/2020

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On November 2nd of 2020 the Worcester Railers raised voting awareness on their twitter page with this tweet. With the big election right around the corner the team used their twitter account to enourage voting even during the pandemic. The tweet…
Created By: John Pattinson
Date: 11/02/2020
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