WGN Radio Walk Of Fame To Honor Cubs Voice Pat Hughes
September 3, 2014 at 3:57 AM (PT)
TRIBUNE News-Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO will honor longtime CHICAGO CUBS broadcaster PAT HUGHES with a plaque on the WGN Radio Walk of Fame outside the station's home at the TRIBUNE TOWER. A ceremony will be held on SEPTEMBER 24th to unveil the plaque.
VP of Content and Programming TODD MANLEY said, “PAT describes baseball with such an air of joy and detail, you feel like you’re seated behind home plate every time you hear his voice. To celebrate the vivid pictures he’s etched in our minds, we’re proud to carve his name in stone among WGN’s greatest talents.”
HUGHES said, "I am greatly honored to be included in the WGN Radio Walk of Fame. I have been privileged to work on WGN for 19 years as the Voice of the CHICAGO CUBS. To think that the memory of my work will be preserved for posterity is truly special."