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Commemorating Chipper Jones' last regular season visit to Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter and former Brave Andruw Jones presented the former National League MVP with the third-base bag used during Tuesday night's game.

•The June 1 game postponed by rain will be made up as part of a split doubleheader against the Nationals at Nationals Park on July 21. Game times are 1:05 p.m. ET and 7:05 p.m. ET

• Instead of using Jones as his designated hitter on Wednesday, Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez opted to give his 40-year-old third baseman a chance to get two days of rest leading up to Friday's series opener in Boston.

Commemorating Chipper Jones' last regular season visit to Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter and former Brave Andruw Jones presented the former National League MVP with the third-base bag used during Tuesday night's game.

•The June 1 game postponed by rain will be made up as part of a split doubleheader against the Nationals at Nationals Park on July 21. Game times are 1:05 p.m. ET and 7:05 p.m. ET

• Instead of using Jones as his designated hitter on Wednesday, Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez opted to give his 40-year-old third baseman a chance to get two days of rest leading up to Friday's series opener in Boston.