• Lucchino, Leitner Named to Padres Hall of Fame; Will be Inducted in July

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    Larry Lucchino, left; Ted Leitner, right. Photo credit: Padres via Twitter
    The Padres announced the newest inductees into the team's Hall of Fame Friday, including former team president and CEO Larry Lucchino and former broadcaster Ted Leitner.
    The inductions will take place as part of a home plate ceremony on July 7 prior to the Padres game against the San Francisco Giants game. Lucchino and Leitner will become the 16th and 17th members of the Padres Hall of Fame.
    Lucchino served as the club's top executive from 1995 to 2001. He played an integral role in building the Padres teams that...
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