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Hall-of-famer Tony Gwynn dies at age 54

SAN DIEGO - Tony Gwynn could handle a bat like few other major...Boggs said."For more than 30 years, Tony Gwynn was a source of universal goodwill in...contract one season. The Aztecs play at Tony Gwynn Stadium, which was built in the mid-1990s...

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Baseball great Tony Gwynn dies

SAN DIEGO - Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died of cancer at 54. Gwynn's sweet left-handed swing made him one of San Diego's best-loved athletes. He was nicknamed...

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Augusta GreenJackets' Steve Kline remembers facing Tony Gwynn

Augusta GreenJackets pitching coach Steve Kline remembers doing what most pitchers failed to accomplish in Tony Gwynn's 20 years in the major leagues.With the Montreal Expos leading the San Diego Padres 2-1 in the eighth inning May 27, 2000...

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Tony Gwynn gets 3,000th hit

MONTREAL -- Tony Gwynn got his 3,000th career hit Friday night, singling in his first at-bat against the Montreal Expos to become the 22nd major...

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Tony Gwynn loves college baseball and the CWS

OMAHA, Neb. -- As Tony Gwynn sees it, the college game is getting better and better each year. "These guys are bigger, they're faster, and they throw...

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Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn undergoes surgery

Hall of Fame outfielder Tony Gwynn was scheduled for surgery Tuesday to remove a new cancerous tumor inside his right cheek.Gwynn, now San Diego State's baseball...

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Major League Baseball Players may consider tobacco ban discussion in 2016 labor talks

...union head Tony Clark said Monday that several of his members have quit cold turkey following the death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn on June 16 from oral cancer.While the use of smokeless tobacco was banned for players with minor league contacts in...

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BREWERS: Outfielders Tony Gwynn Jr. and Laynce Nix were recalled from Triple-A Nashville after...Pacific Coast League playoffs. Gwynn, the son of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, hit .274 in 113 at-bats in two previous stays with the Brewers...

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California honors Padres' Gwynn

...California Gov. Gray Davis formally declared Saturday "Tony Gwynn Day" to honor the San Diego Padres' slugger who reached...has been a fixture in Padre outfield" since 1981. "Tony Gwynn is one of only four players in major league baseball...

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Decision to play baseball pays off

SAN DIEGO - One day in June 1981, Tony Gwynn was drafted by the San Diego Padres in the morning and...league debut last season with the Milwaukee Brewers. TONY GWYNN - Won a record eight National League batting titles...

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