Originally posted on BravesWire  |  Last updated 4/13/12
By Tara Rowe Jason Heyward went 3-for-4 with a homer Wednesday in HOU Heading into Houston for a three games series, the Braves carried the weight of a sweep by the Mets in the opening series of the season on their shoulders. Back home in Atlanta, Braves fans had reached full panic mode and were watching the opening game in Houston closely. Prior to the first pitch of game one in Houston, lifelong Astro Craig Biggio presented Chipper Jones with a Stetson cowboy hat on behalf of the Houston Astros. It’s a sight that Braves fans will see in each big league city that the Braves visit as Chipper Jones plays each of the teams one final time before his looming retirement. Biggio, who played for the Astros from 1988 through 2007, was selected to the 1996, 1997 and 1998 National League All Star teams with Jones and the two met seven times in the postseason between  1997 and 2005. Few would argue that Craig Biggio and Chipper Jones will one day be enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of ...
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