not using a cane ;) but walking with the Mrs and a trainer after the press conference
Did the busted meniscus prompt the retirement announcement? I don't know, but here are some articles on Chipper that you might be interested in. (Note: I did not read these.)
Braves.com: Chipper will start year on DL after knee surgery
AJC.com: Chipper to have knee surgery Monday
Here are some I *did* read and thought you might enjoy...
Braves.com: Chipper touts McCann as new face of Braves (Well, some of us have thought Mac was the face of the Braves for a few years now.) :)
Braves.com: Braves ride Uggla, Prado to win over Mets (Don't lie, you know you laughed at this article title too.)
Braves.com: Rest works wonders on Venters' left elbow (Updates have indicated it's his bicep, not his elbow... same as last year. Don't overdo it, JV! Rest is good!)
PostCrescent.com: Menasha's Eric Hinske good fit as role player, mentor with Atlanta Braves
FSS: Meet the Braves: Freddie Freeman (I like the "You S...