Chipper Jones: Atlanta Braves 2011 Player Preview

Chipper hopes to make the walk down the tunnel to the field every day this year.

Today we'll turn our predictive abilities to the old man, Chipper Jones. There is no telling how his season could go. I'm almost scared to try and predict anything. Most of it will hinge on that first prediction, how many plate appearances will he get.

Click here for an introduction to our Fan Projections Player Preview series.

>>> Click here to fill out the Google Form for Chipper's  2011 projections. Your answers can also be posted in the comments section for discussion, but will only be tallied if they are entered in the Google Form.

Chipper's Baseball Reference comparable players by age (1000 equals most comparable). Anyone think that Sheffield and McGriff are Hall of Famers?

Gary Sheffield (893)
Mike Schmidt (832) *
Billy Williams (826) *
Fred McGriff (822)
Al Kaline (821) *
Dave Winfield (819) *
Frank Thomas (814)
Dwight Evans (806)
Larry Walker (805)
Manny Ramirez (802)

Chipper Jones Trivia Fact:  Has the all-time record for consecutive games with an extra base hit (14 - tied)

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