DRIVEN: Andruw Jones - The Curacao Kid debuts Friday on FOX Sports South
ATLANTA -- DRIVEN: Andruw Jones -- The Curacao Kid presented by Toyota debuts Friday, September 9, at 6:00 p.m. ET on FOX Sports South prior to the New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves telecast. DRIVEN, as with all FOX Sports South and FOX Sports Southeast programming, can also be streamed on the FOX Sports GO app.
This latest chapter in the Emmy Award-winning series DRIVEN chronicles the baseball career of one of the most decorated players in Atlanta Braves history. From an unknown teenager to a World Series hero and 10-time Gold Glove winner, the show targets key moments in Jones' career that culminates with his induction into the Braves Hall of Fame on August 19.
"His career just blossomed and he was a great player," Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox says. "His defensive skills, hitting, base running, he was a five-tool guy who could do everything."
Cox is joined by John Schuerholz, Tom Glavine, Terry Pendleton, Chipper Jones and many others to weigh in on Jones' career, providing unique insight to his legendary time as a Brave.
In addition to the personal stories, DRIVEN uses advanced statistics to explore what a player with Jones' combination of offensive numbers and incredible defensive ability would be valued at today, and if it merits Cooperstown consideration.
"Name another ten straight Gold Glove guy in the past 15-20 years," Braves teammate Chipper Jones says. "And now in this day of Sabermetrics, there wouldn't even be a close second to Andruw."
DRIVEN will re-air throughout the month of September on FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Southeast and FOX Sports GO (FOXSportsGo.com), a free app that provides live streaming video of content televised on FOX Sports South through select programming distributors.
DRIVEN: Andruw Jones -- The Curacao Kid*
|Debut||Friday, September 9||6:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Re-airs||Friday, September 9||11:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Saturday, September 10||10:30 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Monday, September 12||11:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Friday, September 16||12:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Saturday, September 17||10:30 p.m. ET||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Saturday, September 17||11:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Sunday, September 18||1:30 p.m. ET||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Thursday, September 22||10:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Saturday, September 24||3:30 p.m. ET||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Saturday, September 24||11:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Sunday, September 25||5:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Monday, September 26||2:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
|Wednesday, September 28||2:00 a.m. ET||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Wednesday, September 28||6:00 p.m. ET||FOX Sports South|
*Subject to territorial restrictions
**All airings will also stream on FOX Sports GO
Debuting on FOX Sports South in 2012, DRIVEN is an award-winning original series featuring stories of dedication, focus and success both on and off the track or field. DRIVEN received Emmy Awards for Tougher, Faster, Stronger: The 2012 Bobcats Draft in 2013 and The Chipper Jones Story in 2014 and Michael Waltrip Racing - Life in the Pits and The Human Highlight Film in 2015.
About FOX Sports South
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