MLB Press Release
Celebrate Chipper Jones with the Atlanta Braves in August and September
The Atlanta Braves are offering fans the chance to celebrate the spectacular career of Chipper Jones through the rest of the season with special promotional giveaways.
The first 20,000 fans who arrive for the game on Thursday, August 16 when the Braves take on the San Diego Padres will receive a Chipper Jones bobblehead courtesy of Coca-Cola.
A Chipper Jones commemorative print set presented by SunTrust Bank will include four prints of Chipper at different stages of his illustrious Braves career. 30,000 prints will be given out at the gates before three of the final four Friday games of the Braves regular season. 45,000 will be given away on the final date. A special ticket package for those games, available in four different price points, can be purchased at www.braves.com/chipper.
Chipper Jones Commemorative Print Set Presented by SunTrust Ticket Package:
Friday, August 17 vs. LA Dodgers
Friday, August 31 vs. Philadelphia Phillies
Friday, September 14 vs. Washington Nationals
Friday, September 28 vs. NY Mets
Ticket Location/Price (Four games)
As previously announced the Braves will honor Chipper in a pregame ceremony on Friday, September 28 and currently have a special commemorative Chipper Jones souvenir program on sale. The program features first-person articles from his parents, his childhood friend and current agent, BB Abbott, Bobby Cox, Tony DeMacio, who scouted and signed Chipper to his first contract and his high school coach, Don Suriano. The program is $5 and is available at Turner Field and at the Braves Clubhouse Store at CNN Center.