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Andruw Jones 
Andruw Jones
Andruw Jones

Born: April 23, 1977 (age 40) in Willemstad

Andruw Jones

Baseball First baseman

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Andruw Rudolf Jones is a Curaçaoan baseball outfielder who is a currently a free agent.

He has played in Major League Baseball for the Atlanta Braves, Los Angeles Dodgers, Texas Rangers, Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees and in Nippon Professional Baseball for the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles.

Jones has been a noted defensive specialist, and won the Rawlings Gold Glove Award for outfielders every year from 1998 through 2007.

Jones has appeared in the All-Star Game five times, and he won both the Hank Aaron Award and a Silver Slugger Award for outfielders in 2005.

In 2002, he was the inaugural National League All-Star Final Vote winner.

Jones made his debut during the 1996 season with the Atlanta Braves.

In the 1996 World Series, Jones became the youngest player ever to hit a home run in the postseason, and just the second player ever to homer in his first two World Series at bats.

The following season, Jones batted .231 with 18 home runs and finished 5th in voting for Rookie of the Year.

In 1998, Jones batted .271 with 31 home runs and in 1999, he batted .275 with 26 home runs.

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