Tony Gwynn - The Pros - SECTalk.com

Jump to content

Welcome to SECTalk.com

Welcome to SECTalk.com -- The Home of 6 Straight National Titles!

You are currently accessing our site as a guest which means you can't access all of our features such as social groups, sports betting, and many more. By joining our free community you will have access to all of these great features as well as to participating in our forums, contacting other members, and much more. Registration only takes a minute and SECTalk.com is absolutely free, so please join today!

If you have any problems registering or signing in, please contact us.

Countdown to Kickoff
2722126
DaysHoursMinutesSeconds
Countdown Jersey Thread


Latest Topics


Latest News


Top High Fived

Top Bettors


Tony Gwynn

- - - - -

  • Please log in to reply
16 replies to this topic

#1
Colonel Black Bear

Colonel Black Bear
  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    1,654
  • Joined:
    Sep 2012
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    934
Just saw a report that he has died.  Can anyone confirm this?

#2
GoldenRebel

GoldenRebel

    A Proud Swayze Crazy

  • Moderators
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    18,936
  • Age:
    26
  • Joined:
    May 2007
  • Cash:
    0
  • High Fives:
    8,590
Yep

#3
GAMECOCK_FAN

GAMECOCK_FAN
  • Moderators
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    15,014
  • Age:
    54
  • Joined:
    Mar 2005
  • Location:
    L.A. (Lower Alabama)
  • Cash:
    0
  • High Fives:
    2,914
Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn Dies

Edited by GAMECOCK_FAN, 16 June 2014 - 09:41 AM.

2014 Football (0-0, 0-0)
8/28/14 Texas A&M; 9/6/14 East Carolina; 9/13/14 Georgia; 9/20/14 at Vanderbilt; 9/27/14 Missouri; 10/4/14 at Kentucky; 10/18/14 Furman; 10/25/14 at Auburn; 11/1/14 Tennessee; 11/15/14 at Florida; 11/22/14 South Alabama; 11/29/14 at Clemson

2014 Baseball (44-18, 18-12)

2013-14 Basketball (14-20, 5-13)

#4
UAdan

UAdan

    The Rocketman

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    22,879
  • Joined:
    May 2007
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    6,784
Very, very sad. He was just 54.

One of the best pure hitters the game of baseball has ever seen. He hit over .300 for 18 consecutive seasons. That is UNHEARD of...only Ty Cobb did better.

It's really depressing to see a player from my own childhood pass away. It's hard enough watching them all retire and leave the game. Makes you realize what a cruel thing time can be.

God bless his family.
Posted Image

#5
Gidnik

Gidnik
  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    4,951
  • Age:
    34
  • Joined:
    Aug 2009
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    3,426
:(
Posted Image

#6
possumslayer

possumslayer

    Orange & White Supremacist

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    6,838
  • Age:
    48
  • Joined:
    Oct 2013
  • Location:
    Lincoln county Tennessee
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    2,954
A bus he was riding on almost crushed my ex tooo death.....

#7
Neil Caudle is Superman

Neil Caudle is Superman

    More than 200 rushing yards!

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    3,673
  • Age:
    26
  • Joined:
    Sep 2012
  • Location:
    Georgia
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    1,362
Shocking to see him go so young... I know he wasn't in the best of shape, cancer-wise, but it still sucks to hear. There's not a more pure contact hitter than Gwynn in the last 50+ years and there may never be another like him. He'll definitely be missed.
R.I.P Philip Luzenkirchen, recipient of Neil Caudle's first career TD pass.
Posted Image

#8
possumslayer

possumslayer

    Orange & White Supremacist

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    6,838
  • Age:
    48
  • Joined:
    Oct 2013
  • Location:
    Lincoln county Tennessee
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    2,954

View PostNeil Caudle is Superman, on 16 June 2014 - 10:47 AM, said:

Shocking to see him go so young... I know he wasn't in the best of shape, cancer-wise, but it still sucks to hear. There's not a more pure contact hitter than Gwynn in the last 50+ years and there may never be another like him. He'll definitely be missed.
him and Pendleton where two of my favorite players..


#9
GoldenRebel

GoldenRebel

    A Proud Swayze Crazy

  • Moderators
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    18,936
  • Age:
    26
  • Joined:
    May 2007
  • Cash:
    0
  • High Fives:
    8,590
Saw a crazy stat saying he'd have to go something like 0-1200 to drop his career avg below .300

#10
SECats

SECats

    Delusional Homer and Right-Wing Wacko

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    8,736
  • Age:
    44
  • Joined:
    Jul 2010
  • Location:
    ....at my 'puter.
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    3,540
I grew up watching him on the diamond...sad day.  He was a GREAT hitter and a fantastic all around player.  Seemed to also be a really cool guy in every day life.

God Bless his family and friends.

Edited by SECats, 16 June 2014 - 12:36 PM.

2012-13 SECTalk Bowl Pick'em Champion
2012-13 SECTalk Biggest Homer Final Four

#11
bbqit

bbqit
  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    16,773
  • Age:
    54
  • Joined:
    Dec 2004
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    5,976
Check his batting ave while having two strikes. That is awesome
Du-te la dracu 'LSU

#12
SECats

SECats

    Delusional Homer and Right-Wing Wacko

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    8,736
  • Age:
    44
  • Joined:
    Jul 2010
  • Location:
    ....at my 'puter.
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    3,540
He struck out only like 400 times IN 20 YEARS!  :o

Crazy crazy crazy......
2012-13 SECTalk Bowl Pick'em Champion
2012-13 SECTalk Biggest Homer Final Four

#13
AUskip07

AUskip07

    Time to make History

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    7,786
  • Age:
    30
  • Joined:
    Dec 2009
  • Location:
    Atlanta, Ga
  • Cash:
    0
  • High Fives:
    1,972
Was one of my favorite players.
"Sometimes you need to decide which mountaintop you want to die on." John Dixon

Posted Image

#14
PuddingTime

PuddingTime

    Stoops Does Work

  • Administrators
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    38,834
  • Age:
    30
  • Joined:
    Oct 2006
  • Location:
    Lexington, KY
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    9,285
He was always one of my favorite non-Reds
"At Kentucky, we don't just play college basketball. We ARE college basketball." - Coach John Calipari

#15
JohnRambo

JohnRambo

    The Ice-Cream Man

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • Posts:
    7,508
  • Age:
    30
  • Joined:
    Jul 2010
  • Location:
    Columbia, SC
  • Cash:
    1,000
  • High Fives:
    2,156
In over 95% of his plate appearances (over 10, 000 appearances). He either made contact or walked.

Edited by JohnRambo, 19 June 2014 - 07:31 PM.

Superman never made any money

Saving the world from Solomon Grundy

And sometimes I despair the world will never see another man

Like him

Formerly known as bmccall






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users