Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn Passes Away

Published 06/16 2014 04:41PM

Updated 06/16 2014 04:43PM

Beloved Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn passed away today in California. The former San Diego Padres outfielder had been suffering mouth cancer for the last several years.

Gywnn was an eight time National League batting champion,  and a five time Gold Glove winner. He was also elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2007 and played in 15 All-Star Games over his 20 year career.

Tony Gwynn was 54 years old.

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