“Mr. Padre”: A Look Back At Tony Gwynn’s Incredible Career And Legacy

Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn batted .300 or better for 19 consecutive years and won eight National League Batting Titles
Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn batted .300 or better for 19 consecutive years and won eight National League Batting Titles

I grew up watching pitching clinics on the mound in, both, old Atlanta Fulton-County Stadium and Turner Field. Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, and John Smoltz were the standard bearers when it came to Cy Young level performances.

But when Tony Gwynn came to town, it was all about the art of hitting. Continue reading ““Mr. Padre”: A Look Back At Tony Gwynn’s Incredible Career And Legacy”