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Here come the fat jokes


"If there's one player I'm sure never took steroids, it's Tony Gwynn," said Kevin Kernan of the New York Post. "He had his problems with KFC. Tony is a first-ballot Hall of Famer, a first-ballot person. There should be no question about it."

"Since I doubt Cal Ripken and Tony Gwynn would test positive for anything stronger than Krispy Kremes, this one's a no-brainer," echoed Jim Alexander of the Riverside Press-Enterprise.

These guys just couldn't resist.  In an article outlining Gwynn's superb career and talking about his chances of being unanimously voted into the Hall of Fame a couple guys just needed to get in a few back handed compliments.