Braves’ 2016 bobbleheads feature Chipper Jones-Freddie Freeman ATV rescue
Chipper Jones made national headlines when he took his four-wheeler into a 2014 Atlanta snowstorm to rescue his former teammate, Freddie Freeman, who was stuck in the city’s traffic gridlock.
Now, he and Freeman will receive a bobblehead commemorating their experience.
The Atlanta Braves announced their 2016 promotional schedule on Tuesday afternoon, highlight by a laundry list of creative bobbleheads to celebrate the franchise’s final season at Turner Field.
Joining the Jones-Freeman ATV rescue will be a talking bobblehead of famous calls from longtime broadcasting crew Skip Caray and Pete Van Wieren, the "Spiderman catch" from former Gold Glove center fielder Andruw Jones and Chipper’s home run during the 2000 All-Star Game held at Turner Field.
The final one of the series will be Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox being carried off the field after his 2010 team clinched a wild-card berth.
Here’s the complete bobblehead schedule (more to be announced):
— Taylor Jones (@lilgeorgiapeach) January 29, 2014