Tony Gwynn

Type: Person
Name: Tony Gwynn
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Selig blunder shows Padres bosses as out of touch

The Padres are naming a ballpark plaza after Bud Selig?This is a gag, right? Onion-worthy satire. Well done.Padres big shots had to be pulling our legs, I figured, because it’s a steel-toed kick to our shins if they’re not.You’d have to be out of touch ... [Published U-T San Diego - 12 hours ago]
Entities: Bud Selig, Petco, Tony Gwynn
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

With Selig dedication, Padres whiff badly

Less than two hours before one of the most bizarre announcements in Padres history, team president Mike Dee made a comment from the first-base dugout.“Most of what we do,” Dee said, “is listen to the fans.”If that’s true, they really should have taken ... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Bud Selig, Petco, Tony Gwynn
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

How they voted: Results from city council, school board meetings

NORTH COUNTY Following are results from recent local government meetings:CITY COUNCILSCARLSBADThe Carlsbad City Council on Tuesday declared a Level 2 drought response; received an economic development activity update regarding 2014-15 goals and initiatives ... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Cover stories

Bookworms: You can’t judge a book by its cover, or so the saying goes.But at least one person attending this year’s Bookworm Frolic sponsored by the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society did just that.Sherry Kyle said she purchased the book, “Delivered ... [Published Lancaster Online - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Schilling's cancer another reminder of tobacco danger

Curt Schilling blames chewing tobacco for the cancer of his mouth that has put him through a living hell the past several months. Tony Gwynn blamed chewing tobacco for the cancer of his mouth that ultimately led to his early death.Will these two high ... [Published News Sentinel - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Tony Gwynn tribute will be at Lake Poway

By Kevin TrevellyanThe City Council has selected the softball field at Lake Poway as the site of a tribute to San Diego Padres baseball star and longtime Poway resident Tony Gwynn.Following a brief discussion Tuesday night, councilmembers asked city staff ... [Published Pomerado News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Curt Schilling says chewing tobacco caused oral cancer: His oncologist agrees

Curt Schilling, the former Major League Baseball pitcher, blamed three decades of chewing tobacco use for his mouth cancer, he told WEEI radio in Boston Aug. 20.Schilling, whose cancer is now in remission, was diagnosed in February and underwent seven ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Poway council to discuss Tony Gwynn tribute, Farmers Market

By Discussion on how best to honor the memory of Padres great Tony Gwynn will be among many items on the agenda of the Tuesday, Aug. 19 Poway City Council meeting.The council is also set to discuss approving a conditional use permit to continue the Saturday ... [Published Pomerado News - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

.394: Numbers game is ever evolving

An infatuation with numbers always kept Josh Stein close to baseball. Growing up in San Diego allowed the Padres’ 36-year-old assistant general manager to appreciate one of the game’s most treasured numbers as Tony Gwynn took aim at .400 in 1994.“I was ... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

Why didn't the All-Star Game include a tribute to Tony Gwynn? Ask USA TODAY

Why wasn't a tribute to baseball great and Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn -- who died this year -- included in the recent All-Star Game? Baseball Editor Gabe Lacques provides an answer. Send your questions to us using #askusatoday on Twitter. ... [Published USA Today - Aug 08 2014]
Entities: Tony Gwynn, Twitter
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

.394: Would Gwynn have made history?

Three hits. Three stinkin’ hits.That’s all that stood between Tony Gwynn and the first .400 campaign in 53 years when a players strike on Aug. 12, 1994 ended his run at history at .394 after Game 117 of that season for the Padres.The popular opinion two ... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Tony Gwynn Day Declared Under Acting Governor

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A San Diego lawmaker who briefly filled in as governor declared Tony Gwynn Day in honor of the late Padres baseball player.Photo GalleryAssembly Speaker Toni Atkins proclaimed Wednesday as a day to remember the Hall of Famer who spent ... [Published KPBS - Jul 31 2014]

Quotes

"I'd have hit .400, no doubt in my mind," Gwynn told the Union-Tribune in September 2002. "i believe it. ask anybody who saw me hitting. i was locked in. ... i was healthy, first and foremost. and, two, when i got a pitch to hit, i hit it. i didn't foul it off or pop it up. i hit it away from somebody. nobody's hitting the ball now the way i hit it back then. i would have loved to get into september to find out what it's like."

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Selig blunder shows Padres bosses as out of touch [Published U-T San Diego - 12 hours ago]
With Selig dedication, Padres whiff badly [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 27 2014]
A Question of Optics: Rand Paul vs. Barack Obama [Published RedState Blog - Aug 26 2014]
How they voted: Results from city council, scho... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 25 2014]
Cover stories [Published Lancaster Online - Aug 25 2014]
PADRES MEMORIES IN PHOTOS [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 24 2014]
Curt Schilling Attributes Cancer to Smokeless T... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 21 2014]
Letter: Tobacco Use And Prevention In LGBT Comm... [Published Pride Source - Aug 21 2014]
Schilling's cancer another reminder of tobacco ... [Published News Sentinel - Aug 21 2014]
Tony Gwynn tribute will be at Lake Poway [Published Pomerado News - Aug 20 2014]
Curt Schilling says chewing tobacco caused oral... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 20 2014]
Curt Schilling reveals mouth cancer: ‘I wish I ... [Published New York Post - Aug 20 2014]
Morning links: Garces debuts [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 20 2014]
Poway ball field to honor Tony Gwynn [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 20 2014]
Poway council to discuss Tony Gwynn tribute, Fa... [Published Pomerado News - Aug 19 2014]
.394: Numbers game is ever evolving [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 13 2014]
Congratulations to the Phillies, Who, Statistic... [Published Crossing Broad - Aug 11 2014]
8 American Cities with the Most Miserable Sport... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 09 2014]
Why didn't the All-Star Game include a tribute ... [Published USA Today - Aug 08 2014]
Why didn't the All-Star Game include a tribute ... [Published USATODAY.com - Opinion - Aug 08 2014]
Pankake's swing opening eyes on Tigers [Published Colchester Bulletin - Aug 07 2014]
Phillies Going Nowhere [Published The Intelligencer - Aug 05 2014]
Hoffman landing in Padres Hall of Fame [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 05 2014]
.394: Would Gwynn have made history? [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 04 2014]
Top 10 MLB Hall of Famers by Highest Vote Perce... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 03 2014]
Letters to the editor: Issue of July 31, 2014 [Published Pomerado News - Jul 31 2014]
Could These 5 Final Words Be Your Deathbed Decl... [Published Charisma - Jul 31 2014]
Tony Gwynn Day Declared Under Acting Governor [Published KPBS - Jul 31 2014]
Tony Gwynn Day declared under acting governor [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jul 31 2014]
Gov. Atkins goes global [Published U-T San Diego - Jul 31 2014]
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A Question of Optics: Rand Paul vs. Barack Obama [Published RedState Blog - Aug 26 2014]
What They Did On Summer Vacation If you think that President Obama can provide you with health care, let him take a scalpel to your eye. I dare you – Kevin Williamson , NRO There is something genuinely tiresome about the tone of a lot of political ...
Curt Schilling Attributes Cancer to Smokeless T... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 21 2014]
Curt Schilling said in an interview with Boston radio station WEEI that he believes the oral cancer he contracted recently was a direct result of dipping and chewing tobacco during his baseball career. The legendary pitcher , who won championships ...
Congratulations to the Phillies, Who, Statistic... [Published Crossing Broad - Aug 11 2014]
via FanGraphs The Phillies are just one giant sad trombone right now. Email from reader Shane: Worst bench in baseball! Where are Eric Bruntlett, Greg Dobbs and Geoff Jenkins when you need them. FanGraphs August Fagerstrom, writing FanGraphs, ...
8 American Cities with the Most Miserable Sport... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 09 2014]
Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Being a sports fan is largely an exercise in futility. Doesn’t matter which sport, doesn’t matter which city. The odds are decidedly stacked against any given team winning any given title, year in and year out. That’s part ...
Why didn't the All-Star Game include a tribute ... [Published USATODAY.com - Opinion - Aug 08 2014]
Why wasn't a tribute to baseball great and Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn -- who died this year -- included in the recent All-Star Game? Baseball Editor Gabe Lacques provides an answer. Send your questions to us using #askusatoday on Twitter.     ...
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Baseball great Tony Gwynn dies after cancer battle [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 16 2014]
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