Originally posted on Fox Sports South  |  Last updated 6/27/13
Braves Hall of Famers will take the field and fans will fill the stands on Friday, June 28, to pay tribute to Chipper Jones as the Braves retire Jones No. 10 and celebrate the career of one of the franchise's most beloved players of all time. Braves LIVE Special Edition: Chipper Jones Number Retirement will begin at 6:30 p.m. ET, hosted by Jerome Jurenovich, Brian Jordan, and Paul Byrd, with Tom Hart and Elizabeth Moreau. Commercial-free coverage of the Jones number retirement ceremony will begin at 7:00 p.m. ET and the Braves-Diamondbacks game will immediately follow the live ceremony coverage. Fans at the ballpark and watching from home can share their Chipper Jones memories and their photos from the days festivities via Twitter and Instagram by using the hashtag Thanks10. Fan photos and memories with Thanks10 will be shared on FoxSportsSouth.comSocial and select posts will be highlighted on the special Braves LIVE broadcast. On Tuesday, July 9, fans can relive Jones special day of honors, when SportSouth debuts Chipper Jones Number Retirement at 11 p.m. ET after Braves LIVE with encore presentations on Wednesday, July 10 at 11:30 a.m. and throughout the month. Jones number 10 will fittingly be the 10th Braves uniform number to be retired, joining Hank Aaron (44), Eddie Mathews (41), Dale Murphy (3), Phil Niekro (35), Warren Spahn (21), Greg Maddux (31), Tom Glavine (47), Bobby Cox (6) and John Smoltz (29). The Braves also retired the number 42 along with all Major League Baseball teams to honor Jackie Robinson. Earlier in the day on Friday, the Braves will induct Jones into the Braves Hall of Fame at a sold-out luncheon in downtown Atlanta. Jones will join Hank Aaron, Bill Bartholomay, Lew Burdette, Skip Caray, Bobby Cox, Del Crandall, Ralph Garr, Tom Glavine, Tommy Holmes, Ernie Johnson, David Justice, Herman Long, Bill Lucas, Greg Maddux, Eddie Mathews, Dale Murphy, Kid Nichols, Phil Niekro, John Sain, John Smoltz, Paul Snyder, Warren Spahn, Ted Turner, and Pete Van Wieren in the Braves Hall of Fame. WHEN: Friday, June 28 at 6:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports South; Tuesday, July 9 at 11 p.m. ET on SportSouth, after Braves LIVE; Wednesday, July 10 at 11:30 a.m. and throughout the month on SportSouth
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Rougned Odor’s extension with Rangers includes two horses

LaVar Ball would rather Celtics not draft Lonzo

Scot McCloughan: ‘I haven’t touched a drink in a while’

Kristaps Porzingis vs. Nikola Jokic: A comparison

DeMarcus Cousins isn’t giving the Kings any bulletin board material in pregame interview

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

New Astro Josh Reddick looking for ‘hot spots’ like Dave & Buster’s, Arby’s

Scottie Pippen: Phil Jackson the main problem with Knicks

Jerry Jones hints Cowboys looking to trade out of first round

Goldberg clarifies comments about being 'miserable' in WWE return

Elway disagrees with notion Kaepernick is being blackballed

Jeanie Buss: Luke Walton can be Lakers coach for 10-15 years

The 'It appears as if the Padres aren't even pretending to try in 2017' quiz

MLB promotions we're dying to see teams incorporate

NFL Roundup: Jay Cutler wasted a perfectly good sendoff photo

Box Score 3/30: The calm before the final days of March Madness

The 'So, is this the last ride for the Dead Man?' quiz

Athletes in other sports (or famous professions) who played in the NCAA Tournament

2016 MLB playoff teams that won't make it back this season

Box Score 3/29: Free hats (Caps fans only)

The 'Are you mentally prepared for 'One Shining Moment'?' quiz

NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Serge Ibaka can't connect

Can the Padres' Christian Bethancourt really succeed at pitcher and catcher?

The Raiders will forever belong to Oakland

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 'It appears as if the Padres aren't even pretending to try in 2017' quiz

MLB promotions we're dying to see teams incorporate

NFL Roundup: Jay Cutler wasted a perfectly good sendoff photo

Athletes in other sports (or famous professions) who played in the NCAA Tournament

The 'So, is this the last ride for the Dead Man?' quiz

2016 MLB playoff teams that won't make it back this season

The 'Are you mentally prepared for 'One Shining Moment'?' quiz

NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Serge Ibaka can't connect

Can the Padres' Christian Bethancourt really succeed at pitcher and catcher?

The Raiders will forever belong to Oakland

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker