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Friday, October 04, 2019

Some guy named Chipper Jones catches foul ball during Game 1 of Cardinals-Braves NLDS

Once upon a time, Chipper Jones catching a foul ball at an Atlanta Braves game wasn’t very noteworthy. The retired third baseman had to do that a lot during his career — even in the NLDS, in which the Braves played Game 1 against the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday.

However, Chipper Jones catching a foul ball in the year 2019, that’s just fun. The 47-year-old looks like he’s having fun.

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That grin and those high fives came after the former MVP hauled in a foul ball from the bat of Cardinals outfielder Randy Arozarena in the top of the ninth inning of Game 1 between the Cardinals and Braves.

 

 

 

QLE Posted: October 04, 2019 at 01:03 AM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Russlan thinks deGrom is da bomb Posted: October 04, 2019 at 01:19 PM (#5886474)
I just saw a guy named Larry catching the ball.
   2. bunyon Posted: October 04, 2019 at 01:25 PM (#5886482)
The batter was called out on the infield fly rule.
   3. Swoboda is freedom Posted: October 04, 2019 at 01:28 PM (#5886485)
As a Mets an and someone who hates Chipper Jones (and his son Shea) that was pretty cool.
   4. Jeremy Renner App is Dead and I killed it Posted: October 04, 2019 at 02:37 PM (#5886532)
Is it ok to observe that I was kind of surprised that Jones looked pretty not an athlete? So many of the ex-players seem intent on staying in reasonable shape I was legit 'whoa' when Jones came out to throw that pitch. Him and Maddux. Maybe it's an ex-Braves thing?

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