Anthony Keith Gwynn Sr. (Mr. Padre or Captain Video)
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: May 9, 1960 in Los Angeles, CA
High School: Polytechnic HS (Long Beach, CA)
School: San Diego State University (San Diego, CA)
Drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 3rd round of the 1981 amateur draft.
Signed June 16, 1981. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 19, 1982 (Age 22.071, 12,233rd in MLB history) vs. PHI 4 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1982 season [*]
Team: Padres 1982-2001
Agents: John Boggs, previously: Lew Muller [*]
Last Game: October 7, 2001 (Age 41.151) vs. COL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 2007 (532/545 ballots).
View Tony Gwynn Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: June 16, 2014 in Poway, CA
Relatives: Brother of Chris Gwynn and Father of Tony Gwynn
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