Like father, like son. Tony Gwynn and Tony Gwynn, Jr. have shown us that hitting can be hereditary as they honed their skills in the Mission Valley and went on to star in the big leagues. These apparel items include:
Tony Gwynn Game-Worn Undershirt a blue-and-gray cotton pullover garment with trimmed short sleeves and a “Russell Athletic” size “50” label on the left front tail. Gwynn’s since-retired number “19” is inscribed on the tag in black marker. Moderate wear is evident. From Gwynn’s personal collection, the item comes with an LOA from West Coast Memorabilia, as well as a cert/sticker from Global Authentics.
Tony Gwynn, Jr. 2006 Signed Game-Worn Nashville Sounds Road Jersey as he posted a .300 batting average for the Milwaukee Brewers Pacific Coast League affiliate and earned a promotion to the parent club, Gwynn, Jr. wore this gray knit button-down vest. In red-on-black twill, “Sounds” is sewn across the chest and “2” is sewn to the back. Atop the latter identifier, “GWYNN” is arched on a nameplate in solid black twill. In silver marker, Gwynn, Jr. has signed the lower horizontal portion of the “2” (“7” strength) and inscribed “Game Used 2006” on the upper portion. Red-and-black piping lines the collar and button path, while a “Rawlings” label resides on the left front tail. Within the collar, a “Rawlings” size “44” label is accompanied by a fabric content tag. The jersey shows solid game wear with grass and dirt stains on the front. Comes with an LOA from the Nashville Sounds, as well as a cert/sticker from PSA/DNA.
Huggins and Scott is allowing the winning bidder 45 days from the date when payment is received to have the item independently authenticated. Payment must, however, be made within two weeks from the end of the auction. Huggins and Scott is not responsible for any authentication fees or shipping charges incurred by the winning bidder but H&S will refund the hammer price and buyer's premium if the item does not pass authentication with a reputable third party company.