Chipper has forgettable farewell in playoff loss
ATLANTA -- Chipper Jones didn't want to go out this way.
The Atlanta Braves third baseman made a crucial throwing error and never hit a ball out of the infield Friday, his brilliant career ending with a 6-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in a wild-card game that turned messy when fans littered the field after a disputed call by the umpires.
Don't blame the umps, Jones said.
"I'm the one to blame."
In the fourth inning, with the Braves leading 2-0 on David Ross' homer, ...
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