VIDEO: Philly fans salute Tony Gwynn Jr in first AB since father's death

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The Phillies' 7-4 win over the Marlins on Tuesday night occasioned Tony Gwynn Jr.'s first at-bat since returning from the bereavement list. Gwynn of course recently lost his father, the legendary and gentlemanly Hall of Famer, Tony Gwynn

Here's how the fans showed their support and understanding:

Well done, Philly. Very well done. The gesture, of course, wasn't lost on Gwynn Jr.:

(Wink of CBS eye: @drewsilv)

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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