Cardinals honor Braves 3B Chipper Jones
ST. LOUIS (AP)
Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones received a framed photograph of himself following through on a swing and a Cardinals jersey signed by Hall of Famer Stan Musial in a ceremony prior to his final regular season game in St. Louis.
The 40-year-old Jones, who is retiring after this year, got a rousing ovation from a packed crowd during the ceremony. He got a standing ovation before his first at-bat on Friday.
Jones was a career .284 hitter against the Cardinals in St. Louis with 23 home runs and 69 RBIs in 113 games after going 3 for 8 Friday and Saturday.