July 11, 2012
Braves veteran and National League All-Star Chipper Jones waves to the crowd — which gave him a standing ovation — as he came to bat during the sixth inning of the All-Star Game against the American League on Tuesday in Kansas City. It was the final All-Star game for Jones, who is retiring at the end of this year, after nearly 20 years in the majors.
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The National League pounds the American League, 8-0, on Tuesday night in the MLB All-Star Game thanks — in part — to a run scored by Leesburg native and Giants catcher Buster Posey, while the fans in Kansas City send Chipper Jones off in style with a standing ovation, then Jones responds with a hit.