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Eddie Leishman Biography by The Baseball Page

Eddie Leishman Biography by The Baseball Page

Eddie Leishman was the Minor League Executive of the Year twice and a Vice President for the San Diego Padres

Edwin William Leishman

    * Bats Right
    * Height 5' 10", Weight 155 lb.
    * Born December 20, 1910 in Oakland, CA USA
    * Died December 28, 1972 in San Diego, CA USA

Eddie Leishman was the Minor League Executive of the Year twice - for the Salt Lake City Bees in 1959 and the San Diego Padres in 1964. He had previously spent a decade as a minor league infielder, reaching AA, and then managed briefly in the minors.

Leishman was vice-president of the San Diego Padres from 1969 until his passing.

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