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The eight-time All-Star switch-hitter for the Atlanta Braves shares the story of his remarkable career against a backdrop of meteoric free agency years, offering additional insights into the larger stories of the Braves and Major League Baseball.

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Lyons Public Library B JONES (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781101984406
  • ISBN: 1101984406
  • Physical Description: xi, 369 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), portrait, photographs ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Dutton, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2017]

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Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: The last big play -- Chip off the old block -- "I got this" -- The white elephant -- Draft day -- Carry a big stick -- Major motivation -- On the defensive -- Showtime -- Going deep -- Our time -- Raising the stakes -- World series ghosts -- Inside the clubhouse -- The perks -- Leading a double life -- Coming clean -- The worm has turned -- Lar-ry -- Playing the villain -- A one-team guy -- Tools and tricks of the trade -- Teaching points -- The end of an era -- Walking off -- Fireworks -- Curtain calls.
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The eight-time All-Star switch-hitter for the Atlanta Braves shares the story of his remarkable career against a backdrop of meteoric free agency years, offering additional insights into the larger stories of the Braves and Major League Baseball.
Subject: Jones, Chipper, 1972-
Baseball players > United States > Biography.
Baseball players.
Genre: Autobiographies.


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