On This Day In Baseball History: June 5, 2008

Chipper Jones

 

Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones hits his 400th career home run joining Mickey Mantle and Eddie Murray as the only switch hitters with 400 career homers. Chipper will finish his career with 468 homers, good for 33rd all-time. He would also drive in 1623 career rbi, good for 31st all-time. His .303 career average gives him the third highest career average by a switch hitter behind Frankie Frisch (.316) and Victor Martinez (.305).

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