Atlanta swept the series at Turner Field, though, largely thanks to Jones, who hit four home runs and drove in seven of the thirteen runs that the Braves scored.For the season, he hit .319 with a .510 on-base percentage, a 1.000 slugging percentage, and seven home runs against the Mets.I don’t even want to imagine what Chipper’s alimony and child support payments look like.Since then, Chipper has been dating Higgins and getting into trouble with his Twitter activity. (born April 24, 1972) is an American former Major League Baseball (MLB) player.Jones was the Atlanta Braves' number one overall pick in the 1990 MLB draft and their primary third baseman from 1995 to 2012.Jones recorded the last official hit at Atlanta–Fulton County Stadium before its demolition in 1997, as he scored 123 runs and had 96 walks (both fourth best in the league).
Jones batted .483 in his senior season and also pitched well enough for a 7-3 record and .987 earned run average, striking out 100 batters and walking only 25.During his time in the Braves' minor league system, Jones was involved in a bench clearing brawl with future Major League stars Manny Ramirez and Jim Thome.Thome and Jones would eventually go on to develop a good friendship over the years.In 1995, Jones led all major league rookies in RBIs (86), games played (145), games started (123), plate appearances (602), at bats (524), and runs scored (87).
That year, he finished second in the Baseball Writers' Rookie of the Year balloting behind Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Hideo Nomo.
In 1991, Jones played with the Macon Braves, Atlanta's class-A minor league affiliate.