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Hall Of Famer Tony Gwynn Has Died At 54

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San Diego Padres great Tony Gwynn has died of cancer at the age of 54. San Diego Padres great Tony Gwynn has died of cancer at the age of 54.
NBCRightNow.com - San Diego Padres great Tony Gwynn has died of cancer at the age of 54.

Gwynn had been battling the cancer for the past four years.  Gwynn attributed the cancer, which first started as a growth inside of his right cheek, to years of smokeless tobacco use.

Gwynn was elected to the Hall of Fame with over 97% of the vote, his first year of eligibility, in 2007.
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