Red Sox exec Kapstein to seek democrat nod for RI lieutenant governor
- A one-time high powered players' agent, in 1988 Jerry (also known as Jeremy), married the daughter of Padres owner Joan Kroc and later orchestrated the sale of the team to Tom Werner.
- billions as the pioneer of
- In February 1990, Kapstein was hired by the Padres to oversee all club operations. His main job was to find a buyer for the ball club, and in April
- Kapstein was still a member of the Padres' board of trustees when Lucchino came on board in San Diego (1995), and the two worked together until Lucchino came to Boston.
In 2002, working for a new Red Sox ownership group that included John Henry, the