Rest In Peace Mr. Padre – Tony Gwynn & Smokeless Tobacco

Tony Gwynn Rest In Peace

“I haven’t discussed that with the doctors yet, but I’m thinking it’s related to dipping,” said Gwynn, who resumed the practice of using chewing tobacco after the first two surgeries.” I quit chewing tobacco nearly 3 years ago next week, and I’ve read many statements like this and others regarding the … Continue reading

They Said It – Josh Hamilton Via Sports Illustrated

They Said It

I’ve been a Sports Illustrated subscriber for years now.  One of my favorite segments every week is the “They Said It” piece.  If you’re not familiar with it, they pull a quote from an athlete and then provide the context around the quote. I was flipping through a back issue … Continue reading