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Jeff Jacobs: Yard Goats Stopover In Norwich Validates Hartford Stadium Detractors

Jeff Jacobs: Yard Goats Stopover In Norwich Validates Hartford Stadium Detractors

NORWICH — It's 6 p.m. Sunday. All is quiet outside Dodd Stadium. No sounds of bats striking balls. Nobody's hawking programs. Nobody's making any promises. Nobody's telling any lies.

This is where the Eastern League team we last saw in New Britain on Aug. 30, 2015, is scheduled to play Thursday against the New Hampshire Fisher Cats.

This is where the team that never left Connecticut returns to Connecticut. This is where the team scheduled to play some day over the rainbow in a capital city that is spending in excess of $60 million for a new stadium will play until further notice.

Yes, the Hartford Yard Goats' endless road trip continues with "home...

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