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TONY GWYNN RETURNS TO THE SAN DIEGO STATE DUGOUT

 
Aztecs Head Coach Missed First 21 Games of Season
 
By Ryan Schuler
 
March 30, 2012 (San Diego)—A legend has returned. Baseball Hall of Famer and current San Diego State baseball head coach Tony Gwynn has returned to the dugout after missing the team’s first 21 games recovering from Feb. 14 surgery to remove a cancerous tumor and insert a nerve from his shoulder into his right cheek. 

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