Chipper Jones Number Retirement

Former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones during a ceremony retiring his number at Turner Field.On Friday, The Ted was sold out, but it wasn’t because fans came only to see the Braves take on the Diamondbacks.┬áPeople packed into every possible crevasse (and then some)┬áto see their beloved Chipper step on the grass for perhaps the last time. Chipper, who played all of his 19 MLB seasons with the Braves, retired from the game last year, and they retired his famous No. 10 during a pre-game ceremony.

Ted Turner during ceremony retiring number of former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones at Turner Field.Former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones during a ceremony retiring his number at Turner Field.Former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones during a ceremony retiring his number at Turner Field.Chipper Jones number retirement ceremony at Turner Field.

And here are a couple of other frames from the game. I was stoked that my remote camera worked for the Uggla play at the plate!

View of Turner Field and beautiful sky during game between Arizona Diamondbacks and Atlanta Braves.Vendor selling cotton candy during Atlanta Braves game at Turner Field.Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero misses the throw to tag Atlanta Braves short stop Dan Uggla out at home.

 

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