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San Diego State baseball players look towards the field from the dugout during the Aztecs' 4-1 win over Iowa on Feb. 21, 2020 at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

New NCAA rule grants Aztec baseball players another year of eligibility

by Daniel Guerrero, Senior Staff Writer // March 13, 2020

Eligibility relief will be provided by the NCAA for spring student-athletes who had their season canceled as part of precautions taken amid the outbreak...

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Junior outfielder Matt Rudick makes contact with a pitch during the Aztecs' 8-4 win over Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 18, 2020 at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

Baseball scores late to beat Iowa in first game of Tony Gwynn Legacy

by Luis Lopez, Staff Writer // February 22, 2020

San Diego State baseball kicked off its slate of games for this weekend's Tony Gwynn Legacy Tournament with a 4-1 win against Iowa on Friday, Feb. 21. The...

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Then-sophomore left fielder Matt Rudick fields a ball in the outfield during the Aztecs 9-8 loss to San Francisco on Feb. 16, 2019 at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

Martinez: Matt Rudick a ‘Tony Gwynn-type hitter’

by Daniel Guerrero, Senior Staff Writer // February 5, 2020

One of the things synonymous with San Diego State is baseball legend Tony Gwynn. The former Aztecs player and head coach is revered as one of the greatest...

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A member of The Show, SDSU's famed student section, cheers during a basketball game in the 2016-17 season.

New student’s guide to SDSU athletics

by Zach Engberg, Sports Editor // August 23, 2017

Starting school at San Diego State is already a daunting experience. Finding classrooms, jobs and the motivation to go to class is hard enough, much less...

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MLB Hall of Famer and San Diego State baseball head coach Tony Gwynn has battled parotid cancer throughout this season, Courtesy of SDSU Media Relations

Tony Gwynn commemorative issue: The celebration of the life of No. 19

by Ryan Posner, Sports Editor // May 4, 2016

Who was Tony Gwynn? To everyone he had different meaning. From some of the people you will hear from in this issue he was a teammate, for others he...

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Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Tyler Adkison

Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Tyler Adkison

by Tyler Adkison, SDSU Outfielder // May 4, 2016

We were playing in a weekend series at UNLV, and coach’s health issues were starting to become very visible. He was walking down into the dugout when...

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Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Ryan Doran

Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Ryan Doran

by Ryan Doran, Former SDSU Pitcher // May 4, 2016

Visiting Tony’s home was always a treat. Alicia Gwynn, his  wife, made sure that sure that his accomplishments were on display as soon as you walked...

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Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Tony Gwynn Jr.

Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Tony Gwynn Jr.

by Tony Gwynn Jr., Former SDSU Outfielder // May 4, 2016

Tony Gwynn believed in hard work, doing things right and doing things with a sense of grace. I think he enjoyed coaching because of the personal connections...

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Texas Christian University Horned Frogs vs. San Diego State University Aztecs

First game in three game series.

Sean Hoelscher (2-1, 7.00) vs. Stephen Strasburg (8-0, 1.28)

Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Stephen Strasburg

by Stephen Strasburg, Former SDSU Pitcher // May 4, 2016

This is speaking to the type of guy he was. This is before I was at State, I was young, like 9 or 10 years old, playing for a travel baseball team and...

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Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Brad Haynal

Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Brad Haynal

by Brad Haynal, Former SDSU Catcher // May 4, 2016

I will never forget how much coach Gwynn cared for his players. He loved his baseball family and it showed in so many ways. Every day before practice...

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Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Ken Gerdau

Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Ken Gerdau

by Ken Gerdau, Former SDSU Teammate // May 4, 2016

When Tony first came to campus he was not known as a baseball player. The baseball team did not even know he played baseball, they knew him as a basketball...

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Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Michael Cage

Tony Gwynn Commemorative Issue: Michael Cage

by Michael Cage, Former SDSU Forward // May 4, 2016

When baseball season came along Tony said very humbly, “Hey come check me out.” He said it in a very friendly manner. He told me, “You know what...

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