Appreciating Chipper Jones

Longtime Atlanta Brave has been killing opponents softly for a long, long time

Updated: February 28, 2012, 4:14 PM ET
By Doug Glanville | ESPN.com

Baseball locker rooms are full of debates. Players often debate the best slider in the game, the best infield grass, maybe even the best postgame spread. It is all in good fun since there is so much that needs to be done to stay loose and kill time before the bell rings.

On one occasion, I found myself jumping in on a debate that teammate Todd Pratt had started. The question was simple: Who had a better career, Gary Sheffield or Chipper Jones?"

There were a lot of ...

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