Discussion

Chipper Jones to miss home opener

Updated: April 13, 2012, 6:15 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Chipper Jones was really looking forward to playing in his final home opener for the Atlanta Braves.

Then his troublesome left knee flared up again.

Jones was scratched from the lineup shortly before batting practice Friday so he could have fluid drained from his knee, which already required arthroscopic surgery in spring training and forced him to start the season on the disabled list.

"I really didn't want to miss this one," said the 39-year-old third baseman, ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE MLB HEADLINES