1. MLB Announces Batting Awards to Be Named After Tony Gwynn, Rod Carew

    Ahead of Tuesday's MLB All-Star Game in San Diego, Major League Baseball announced its National League batting award will be named for Padres legend Tony Gwynn , while the American League accolade will be named for Rod Carew...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 11,231 reads 22 comments

  2. Stephen Strasburg's Father-Son Bond with Tony Gwynn Made Him an MLB Star

    SAN DIEGO — The Master looked out at The Pupil. It was autumn, 2006, the first days of fall practice, and the incoming freshman class was finding its way, as ever, maturity not always matching exuberance...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 85,484 reads 48 comments

  3. Chris Sale Says Tony Gwynn's Death Motivated Him to Quit Chewing Tobacco

    Tony Gwynn 's death left a major impression on Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale. Gwynn died in 2014 as a result of salivary gland cancer, a diagnosis he argued in part was due to a chewing tobacco habit...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 38,424 reads 9 comments