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Braves unveil a bobblehead of the time Chipper Jones rescued Freddie Freeman

The Atlanta Braves are in the midst of a painful rebuild, but at least the team (or the social media team) has not lost its sense of humor.You may recall back in January 2014, Atlanta got some snowfall that put traffic to a near-total standstill with Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman among the motorists. Freeman tweeted about his safety predicament, which prompted Braves legend...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves bobblehead to honor Chipper Jones’ snowstorm rescue

The Atlanta Braves next season will pay tribute to how Chipper Jones ventured out during a brutal 2014 snowstorm on an ATV to rescue Freddie Freeman with a bobblehead. The Braves first baseman found himself stranded on an Atlanta freeway for five hours due to a January snowstorm that snarled traffic. Jones was alerted to his former teammate’s troubles after Freeman tweeted about...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Atlanta couple has Chipper Jones-themed wedding

Back in June, Chipper Jones tied the knot with his third wife, former Playboy model Taylor Higgins, in the Bahamas. Saturday, at some venue that is obviously not the Bahamas (and more than likely a VFW somewhere in the Greater Atlanta area), some dude forced his wife into having a Chipper Jones-themed wedding. @jrrigsby11605 @RealCJ10 @lilgeorgiapeach @Braves Best wedding attire...
Via Hall of Very Good
January 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Welcome back, Chipper: Jones returns to Braves as special assistant

ATLANTA -- Chipper Jones is returning to the Atlanta Braves in a front office position he describes as "dipping my toe back into the water."The Braves announced Thursday that the eight-time All-Star has been hired as a special assistant to baseball operations. Jones will report to John Hart, the president of baseball operations, and general manager John Coppolella. His primary focus...
Via Associated Press
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves hire Chipper Jones in baseball operations role

The Atlanta Braves are bringing back one of the organization’s all-time great players. The team announced on Thursday that it has hired Chipper Jones as a special assistant in the baseball operations department. Jones, 43, last played in the Majors back in 2012. He was an eight-time All-Star in 19 seasons, all with the Braves. During that span, Jones put up a .303 average with...
Via Sportsnaut
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Chipper Jones challenged military veteran to fight

By Steve DelVecchio Former Atlanta Braves slugger Chipper Jones is known to do some pretty dumb things on Twitter from time to time, and the argument he had with one of his followers early Thursday morning was no exception. Twitter user @thatgrayboy decided to call out Jones by claiming that Chipper snubbed him out of an autograph when he was 8 years old. Jones took the accusation...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Chipper Jones Supports 19-Year-Old Hunter

Man, some people simply do not like Kendall Jones. Don’t know who Kendall Jones is?  She’s the 19-year-old who, in the past couple of days has ignited a firestorm with some pictures she posted online of her recent trip to Africa. And, no, these aren’t your garden variety vacation pictures.  You see, the Texas Tech cheerleader is also a hunter and these are pictures of her...
Via Hall of Very Good
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Chipper Jones shaves head for cancer

I’ve said some harsh things about Chipper Jones in the past, but, on Wednesday…dude got a pass. Perhaps inspired by the Tampa Bay Rays, the Atlanta Braves legend was in the Tampa area to help raise funds for Pediatric Cancer Foundation and, in the process, get his head shaved. “I’m a little scared to see how much my hair line has receded,” Jones said prior to being shorn...
Via Hall of Very Good
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Chipper Jones' girlfriend played nurse for him after procedure

I'm thinking, along with the teeth, they shuda done something with this thing on my nose! pic.twitter.com/MxJNC5vgu2 — Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10) January 14,…
Via Busted Coverage
January 15, 2014  |  1 Comment

Chipper Jones takes jab at Tim Hudson on Twitter

Back in October, Chipper Jones picked the Dodgers to beat the Braves in the NLDS. The players in the clubhouse weren't too thrilled about that, and as a result, no one would catch his first pitch before Game 1 of the NLDS, leaving the team's mascot (Homer) to do the honors. Flash forward to today. Jones' former teammate Tim Hudson has now signed with the Giants. Hudson was a teammate...
Via The Outside Corner
December 01, 2013  |  1 Comment
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