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Braves: Seitzer begins work with Upton

...vulnerable to off-speed stuff." It's acknowledged that Upton's hands are a big part of the problem, which is what Chipper Jones has said multiple times. Seitzer has the eye to acknowledge this, and it's a matter of working with Upton to fix...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-01-24/braves-seitz
Opinionated John Smoltz takes his place in Hall of Fame

...The second was the qualifying identifier "future Hall of Famer" regarding Smoltz, Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Chipper Jones.Three down, one to go.The three Braves aces of the glory years pitched a combined perfect game in Cooperstown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-06/opinionated-john-smoltz-
Ex-Oriole Nick Markakis is happy to be an Atlanta Brave

...home clubhouse on Friday and rattled off the names of Braves players he cheered for as a kid living near Atlanta.Chipper Jones. Andruw Jones. David Justice. Fred McGriff. Greg Maddux. John Smoltz. Tom Glavine.Born in New York, Marka...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-05/ex-oriole-nick-markakis-
Rants & Raves

...were told about a new convention center being constructed in Columbia County about the same time? I SURE DID MISS Chipper Jones this baseball season. We had two Uptons and they still couldn't fill his shoes. RAVES TO MR. Joel Reed of Harlem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-17/rants-raves
Braves' Schuerholz denies GM report

...The hires prompted speculation Schuerholz already has selected a full-time GM.Even former Braves third baseman Chipper Jones seemed to be intrigued. Jones said Wednesday on his Twitter account: "Amazing that all these people are coming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-15/braves-schuerholz-denies
Braves hire Kevin Seitzer as new hitting coach

...seasons with the Royals, Milwaukee, Oakland and Cleveland.Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said he hopes to utilize Chipper Jones as a hitting consultant. Jones, who retired after the 2012 season, said he wasn't ready to take on a full-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-27/braves-hire-kevin-seitze
Atlanta's third base alternative

...Since 2002, Braves third basemen were below average by those two stats only one other time, in 2004 during one of Chipper Jones' worst seasons. They ranked in the top 10 eight of 13 seasons. Most of this is because of Jones, but the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-11-24/atlantas-thi
Michaux: Braves' long run of dominance is being rewarded

...Dennis Eckersley's career with Curt Schilling's postseason luster.Phase III should be completed in 2018 when Chipper Jones adds his bat to the lot. If 468 home runs, a National League MVP and batting title spanning a decade, eight All-Star...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/michaux-braves-long-run-
Braves sign Chris Johnson to three-year deal

...three years.Atlanta was the team he cheered for while growing up in South Florida, and he idolized third baseman Chipper Jones."In this game, not many times does a team tell a player they want him to be around for a really long time," Johnson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-02/braves-sign-chris-johnso
Rockies' Blackmon hopes hot start isn't fluke

...of April in each of the past 10 seasons, starting in 2004: Barry Bonds, Derrek Lee, Miguel Tejada, Lee again, Chipper Jones, Kevin Youkilis, Robinson Cano, Matt Holliday, Matt Kemp and Carlos Santana.Blackmon joins that list, and none...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-05/rockies-blackmon-hopes-h