Do yourself a favor and pick up a copy of today’s AJC, which features a long Q & A with Chipper (you can read it online if you have a … Continue Reading Chipper on the state of the Braves
Arizona’s first visit to Atlanta next year will coincide with the retirement of Chipper’s #10: June 28. It’ll be nice to see Martin get a standing O from a full … Continue Reading Retiring #10 and welcoming back #14
Question….is it now legal to bait in Georgia? I know u couldn’t 10 yrs ago, but I haven’t hunted here in a long time. — Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10) January 30, … Continue Reading What’s Chipper up to?
Random musings about the greatest Atlanta Brave: I first saw Chipper play at Macon’s Luther Williams Field in 1991. Appropriate. Seeing a future franchise treasure at a treasure of an … Continue Reading Open Thread, 9.28, Chipper Night
Jayson Stark summarizes Chipper’s greatest numerical feats: Jones hitting left-handed: .304/.405/.542. Hitting right-handed: .305/.391/.499. What it means: There have been 106 switch-hitters in history who came to the plate at least … Continue Reading Number 10
CD and I will be at the game tomorrow night to fete Chipper, but is Friday at 7 p.m. the best time to hold a ceremony honoring the greatest Atlanta … Continue Reading The promotions department should try thinking for a change
Sorry, Chip, had to watch replay of the Buffalo-UGA tilt on TV and then catch up on all the high school games I DVR’d. Come on Atlanta! The Ted was … Continue Reading Bring it, Chipper!
Watch it again.
Medlen is Maddux-esque rite now, only Med has a better pick-off move! DU went #mammo off the paint can! Bmac is now singing soprano,Lol!! — Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10) August 29, … Continue Reading
No. 10 has joined Twitter. Good nite to sit at home and watch CSI, and get rested up for the phils! Show is good, company is good, sleep will be … Continue Reading A night in the life of Chipper Jones
LaRussa makes amends, naming the future HOF’er to the All-Star squad replacing Matt Kemp. Michael Bourn deserves to be the 4th Brave named to the team.
Whenever I see Tony LaRussa I’m reminded of Corky St. Clair’s famous admonition: Picking Bryan LaHair, a nice story who has cooled, over Chipper and Bourn is absurd. Chipper has … Continue Reading LaHair over Chipper, Bourn? Ben Sheets??
Chipper’s reaction to Jamie Moyer’s sign-stealing accusation reminds me how much we’ll miss his candor. “See, this is what happens when you get a pitcher who comes from a team … Continue Reading A message for Jamie Moyer
#Braves Chipper Jones: “That was the most psychotic game I’ve ever been a part of.” — David O’Brien (@ajcbraves) May 3, 2012 Tough to argue with that one: Roy Halladay … Continue Reading All that was missing was a Rick Camp homer
The ’82 team won its first 13. This year’s version dropped its first four. After 20, the ’82 Braves had just two more wins than the current squad. In the … Continue Reading The Braves at 20
Happy birthday to Chipper, one of the few players to reach his 40th while playing for the Braves. We’ll be happy if he matches the Hammer’s output at 40: .268-20-69 … Continue Reading Bravos at 40
Got fluid in his knee. Bummer! Matty D. gets the start instead. Genius has him hitting 6th, ahead of Heyward. I’ll be tweeting from The Ted tonight Follow me @rowlandsoffice.
In honor of No. 10’s triumphant return, we launch what will be an occasional series of nuggets from the career of the greatest Braves hitter of the Atlanta era. Chipper … Continue Reading Chipper factoid du jour
Heyward is obviously pivotal. He is one of the few real question marks in the lineup. Bourn will be solid. No way Prado doesn’t rebound. McCann will be McCann, and … Continue Reading Offensive keys to the season: Heyward, Chipper
Here’s how the New York media reported the news of Chipper’s retirement: ‘Mets Killer’ Jones To Retire At Season’s End They still remember 1999, which arguably stands as the greatest season … Continue Reading No greater compliment