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Tony Gwynn Converse…

That’s some serious love for Tony Gwynn…. Chuck Taylor-style. -bp [these shoes belong to Casey, who sent this photo me]

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Tim Lincecum, the Newest Owner of the San Diego Padres

  Tell ya what, yesterday morning, when I read Jonah Keri’s Grantland piece about how pathetic the Padres have been as an organization, I actually believed him when he suggested… “Hey, can’t get any worse, right?” A few hours later, … Continue reading

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The Tony Gwynn Experience

[editor's note: This is an entry from a friend of mine, Dallas McLaughlin. In addition to writing, he does stand-up comedy, and other neat things. Like many of you, he's got a powerful Tony Gwynn story to tell. It's not … Continue reading

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Alex Torres’ Giant Lid Landed Me on The Today Show

  Is Alex Torres the first to wear the protective lid in a game? #Padres cc: @PhilHecken pic.twitter.com/RijOVVSJJ5 (grab via @VocalMinoritySD) — Brady Phelps (@LobShots) June 22, 2014 So Alex Torres became the first ever player to rock this new … Continue reading

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The Josh Byrnes Era is Over…

The Padres fired their GM Josh Byrnes yesterday. The Padres are terrible. Something had to change. Byrnes took the fall. The U-T has a good write up on how/why it went down with quotes and all that fun stuff. Buddy … Continue reading

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Another Tony Gwynn Tribute…

It’s okay, honey. I… I was just talking to the cornfield… -bp [image via @nick_pants]

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Thank You, San Diego County

@LobShots The Tony Gwynn jersey went back up on the County building this afternoon. http://t.co/lhX8px3B1O pic.twitter.com/JPwiCcWLhM — SanDiegoCounty (@SanDiegoCounty) June 19, 2014 Not saying that San Diego County put this back up because I asked them to, but it’s pretty … Continue reading

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Massive Tony Gwynn Jersey To Hang High Once More…

Remember the 4-story-tall Gwynn jersey that was downtown for the ‘07 HOF induction? They’re pulling it out of storage pic.twitter.com/Mu8OlqpQa8 — Brady Phelps (@LobShots) June 19, 2014

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The Sad Friar

Incredible artwork from my friend Ernie Martinez over XtraSports1360. RIP, Tony Gwynn. -bp

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Even the NBA is Recognizing Tony Gwynn

We remember @MLB Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, who was selected in 1981 @NBADraft after starring with @GoAztecs. #MrPadre pic.twitter.com/H0tuf8xmJI — NBA (@NBA) June 17, 2014

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