Baseball legends live on in the memories of fans for decades. Now, a granite and bronze tribute to Tony Gwynn of the San Diego Padres will help memorialize the recently inducted Hall of Famer. The 10-foot statue -- located behind centerfield at the top of the Pardres’ PETCO Park at the Park -- is an action shot of Gwynn hitting the ball.
While the statue itself is bronze, the base was constructed using Royal Auburn® granite with a thermal finish
Coldspring performed the sandblasting of the letters (Tony Gwynn and "Mr. Padre") into the granite