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Nationals' Gonzalez solid in spring opener

...for a 10-inning no-hitter against Houston, Atlanta lefty Wandy Rodriguez retired his first eight batters before Tony Gwynn Jr. singled with two outs in the third.Rodriguez pitched three scoreless innings. He gave up two hits and struck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-09/nationals-gonzalez-solid
Tony Gwynn, Jean Beliveau were among sports greats who died in 2014

For one, the tool of choice was a bat. For the other, a stick.Tony Gwynn and Jean Beliveau died in 2014, unparalleled craftsmen who made the supremely difficult look almost easy.They played with elegance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-27/tony-gwynn-jean-beliveau-were-amo
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/major-league-baseball-pl
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-23/augusta-greenjackets-ste
Tobacco use still high among college players

...it, definitely. I do it maybe once a month or every other week."Sborz said this week's death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn might give college players some pause. Gwynn died at 54 of oral cancer believed to be connected to his long use of chewing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-20/tobacco-use-still-high-a
Tobacco: Baseball's dangerous tradition

...tobacco user, died of throat cancer at age 53.So it wasn't all that surprising when a more recent baseball legend, Tony Gwynn, died Monday of salivary gland cancer, which he attributed to years of chewing tobacco. He was 54.The Hall of Famer's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-19/tobacco-baseballs-danger
Phillies beat Braves in 13 innings

...remained in the game.The Phillies placed outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. on the bereavement list before the game and hung...Diego following the death of his father, Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn.NOTES: Braves RHP David Carpenter pitched a scoreless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-17/phillies-beat-braves-13-innings
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-16/baseballs-gwynn-dies
Dodgers' Josh Beckett pitches no-hitter against Phillies

...innings before allowing a single to Detroit's Curtis Granderson on June 3, 2009.Beckett retired pinch hitter Tony Gwynn Jr. on a popup to shortstop to start the ninth. Speedy Ben Revere followed with a grounder that first baseman Adrian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-25/dodgers-josh-beckett-pit
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-16/hall-famer-tony-gwynn-di