Chipper Jones

Chipper Jones
Birthdate 4/24/1972
Death Date
Debut Year 1993
Year of Induction 2018
Teams Braves
Positions Designated Hitter, Left Field, Third Base

Chipper Jones’ rookie season gave the Atlanta Braves plenty reason to celebrate — it marked the first of eleven straight division championships.

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Chipper recorded his first hit on September 14, 1993

Chipper recorded his first hit on September 14, 1993

In the collection is this lineup card from September 14, 1993. It was posted on the dugout wall of the Atlanta dugout the day Chipper Jones recorded his first big league hit. Filled out entirely in the hand of Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox, the lineup card is signed by the 21-year old Jones, shorts
Jones was selected with the first overall pick in the 1990 draft

Jones was selected with the first overall pick in the 1990 draft

Chipper Jones was attending The Bolles School in Jacksonville Florida when the Braves selected him first overall in the 1990 Major League first-year player. The pick paid off for the Braves as Jones anchored third base for Atlanta for their glory seasons of the 1990s and early 2000s. The 2008 battin

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