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In memoriam: Tony Gwynn

Tony Gwynn, who won eight National League batting titles with the San Diego Padres and whose outgoing personality made him a great ambassador for the game, has passed away at the age of 54. He finally succumbed to a years-long battle with cancer. Gwynn’s entire baseball career was associated with San Diego: He attended San […]

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Mickelson joins potential Padres ownership group

Golfer and San Diego native/resident Phil Mickelson has joined Peter O’Malley’s group in their pursuit of the San Diego Padres ownership. Mickelson, second only to Tiger Woods in career earnings since 2004, earned about $61 million last year between tournament wins, appearances and sponsorships, per Sports Illustrated. So he brings some serious backing to the […]

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