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This might be Chipper Jones' final year

Entering his 19th season with Braves, veteran 3B 'fully prepared' to possibly retire

Originally Published: February 28, 2012
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- It's the 22nd spring training of his professional lifetime, and off in the distance, Chipper Jones can see the countdown clock ticking.

3 … 2 … 1 … seeya?

As he takes those leisurely spring-training hacks in the batting cage, as he fields ground balls and flips them to first, as he leans back at his locker and absorbs abuse from his teammates for allowing a pre-tee-time interview to last half an hour, he's suddenly savoring every minute -- all ...

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