Tony Gwynn died 38-days after his 54th birthday.
Again, 54 connects to baseball.
And 38 connects to 'San Diego', as well as death.
Notice, his jersey, #19, was retired on September 4, or 4/9, like 49, in 2004. *He was 44.
That was 118-days after his birthday, on the day leaving 118-days left in the year.