Your condensed guide to today’s daily papers.
The Red Sox giveth history, and the Red Sox taketh history away: Red Sox principal owner John Henry has gotten approval from the town of Brookline to tear down the nearly 100-year-old mansion he bought last year to make room for a new building. [Globe]
Would you pay nearly $10,000 to see Neil Diamond? Someone on StubHub thinks you will. Our favorite tabloid helpfully points out you could buy an actual diamond for that kind of money. [Herald]
Biotech goes bust: Backers of Gov. Deval Patrick’s $1 billion life sciences bill are losing interest, saying the original legislation has been weighted down with earmarks and probably won’t create the thousands of jobs Patrick promised. [Globe]