Globe iconLogin iconRecap iconSearch iconTickets icon

Picture of the Day: Jerry Coleman welcomes Mr. Padre to the pearly gates

Picture of the Day: The Colonel and Mr. Padre reunite

"You can hang a star on that, baby! A star for the ages for Tony Gwynn!" said Jerry Coleman, calling Mr. Padre's 3,000th hit. We imagine Coleman, San Diego's Hall of Fame broadcaster who passed away in January of this year, is greeting his friend with another star somewhere up above. 

Read More: San Diego Padres