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Tony Gywnn honored with special marking on the infield

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At Comerica Park.

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The only way you could hate the Padres is if you're a Cubs fan who is still bitter about 1984. Or if you hate Tony Gwynn. How could you hate Tony Gwynn? He's a fat little hitting machine with a voice like Mickey Mouse. What are you, some kind of monster?

Drew Magary, Deadspin

1990 LA Times article

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However, this notion of navy blue does not sit well. Colors, to me, are as big a part of a team's identity as the nickname.

Padres Swing Into Spring in Navy Blue - Los Angeles Times Cap Tip: @VocalMinoritySD

Almost Padres Logo

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Cap Tip: Lobshots

Darren Smith has a scathing critique of the Padres poor performance (MP3)

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Four people have suggested to Darren Smith that GM Josh Byrnes is at the end of the plank. "This place is a powder keg right now."

Mark Grant Dancing

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Mark Grant Dancing (via FriarFan)

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Map of Baseball Fandom

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I came across an interesting article on the NY Times website and it depicts a map of baseball fandom based on Facebook preferences. I hope you enjoy the read and look.

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