Chipper Jones

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Andrelton Simmons Good Bet To Win Gold Gloves For Braves

Andrelton Simmons is a good bet to win several gold gloves during his career, and he’s shown the ability to stay within himself and make adjustments at the plate.


ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 17: Chipper Jones #10 of the Atlanta Braves hits a second inning home run against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Turner Field on August 17, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Braves’ Extra Inning Efforts Beats Dodgers in 11

Pinch-hitter Juan Francisco’s two-out single in the 11th inning gave the Atlanta Braves their fourth straight win, 4-3 over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.


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Chipper Jones Replaces Matt Kemp On All-Star Roster

Braves third baseman Chipper Jones on Tuesday was named to replace Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp on the NL All-Star roster.


Chipper Jones #10 of the Atlanta Braves is greeted by on deck hitter Jason Heyward #22 as he returns to the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the fifth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 24, 2012 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Jones Homers On 40th Birthday To Lead Braves Past Dodgers

Chipper Jones homered on his 40th birthday, Martin Prado had two RBIs including a run-scoring triple in the ninth inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Tuesday night.