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Major League Baseball

2014 Avg.
.281
 
Career Avg.
.280
Name  Adam Jones
Born  8/1/1985
Height  6-3
Weight  220
Number  10
Position  CF
Bats  R
Throws  R
9/28/2014 9:45:00 AM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones really struggles against Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey.
Insight: Jones is 3-for-22 (.136) with five strikeouts in his lifetime against the knuckleballer. One of those three hits, however, was a home run. Jones is batting .281 with 29 home runs and 96 RBI iin 640 at-bats this season.
 
9/27/2014 6:52:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones nears a third straight 30-homer season.
Insight: He hit his 29th today off J.A. Happ, and now has 96 RBI. With the AL East locked up, there is a good chance Jones sits out on Sunday. If so, he finishes the year slashing .281/.311/.470. There is a good chance he finishes within the top-five in the AL MVP race.
 
9/26/2014 11:52:00 AM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is just 3-for-21 (.143) without an extra-base hit versus Blue Jays starter Drew Hutchinson.
Insight: Jones just quietly goes about putting up productive numbers season after season. After a home run last night, he's now hit 28 with 95 homers and a .779 OPS. It's his fourth consecutive season with a .280 batting average, at least 25 home runs and 80 or more RBI.
 
9/21/2014 11:11:00 AM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones getting the day off Sunday.
Insight: After an impressive, two-homerun game, Jones will get a much deserved day of rest today. He will be back in the lineup next time out, and must be inserted into lineups, once he is back in there.
 
9/20/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones had a monster game Saturday versus Boston.
Insight: He clubbed his 26th and 27th homeruns of the season, to go along with 4 RBI. Jones is now hitting .285 with 91 RBI, and is firmly in the MVP discussion.
 
9/19/2014 4:23:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is not in Friday's starting lineup.
Insight: Baltimore is expected to rest some of the guys down the stretch though they are only two losses behind the Angels for the best record in the AL. Another productive season for Jones - batting .284 with 25 HR, 87 RBI and 84 runs scored.
 
9/16/2014 10:01:00 AM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones heads into Tuesday's game against Toronto with a tough matchup.
Insight: Baltimore will be going up against Blue Jay's starter Chad Hutchison. Not many Orioles have good numbers against him, and Jones is no different. He has a .167 carrer batting average (3-for-18) against Hutchison, with no extra-base hits. In no way, should owners bench Jones, but it is important to be aware of his less than stellar numbers versus Toronto's hurler.
 
9/13/2014 5:20:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones went 2-for-4 against the Yankees on Saturday.
Insight: With Chris Davis and Manny Machado out of the lineup, it is up to Jones to lead the Orioles offense. He had a double and single on Saturday, but did not drive in a run or score. Jones is hitting .285 with 25 home runs and 85 RBI this year.
 
9/7/2014 10:08:00 AM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is a career .364 hitter with four home runs and a 1.050 OPS against Rays right-hander Jeremy Hellickson.
Insight: Jones hasn't been as good after the All-Star break as before. He's batting .251 with a .724 OPS in the 47 games since the Summer Classic. Still, he's putting together another solid season - .285, 24 home runs, 81 RBI and 80 runs.
 
8/28/2014 10:36:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones went 2-for-3 with a walk and run scored in the victory over the Rays on Thursday.
Insight: Jones has been slumping lately, hitting .217 in the past week. The nice game on Thursday raises his average back to .288. He also has 24 home runs, 25 doubles, 78 RBI and 75 runs.
 
8/26/2014 10:28:00 AM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is a career .211 hitter (4-for-19) without an extra-base hit versus Rays starter Alex Cobb.
Insight: Another solid season from Jones - .288, 24 HR, 78 RBI, .796 OPS. He's been hot this week, batting .391 over the past six games, but this isn't a great matchup.
 
Hot8/25/2014 9:39:00 AM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is a career .545 hitter (6-for-11) with a home run versus Rays starter Jake Odorizzi.
Insight: Another solid season from Jones - .286, 24 HR, 78 RBI, .794 OPS. He's been hot this week, batting .368 over the past five games and should be ready to jump all over this matchup.
 
Hot8/20/2014 10:56:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones went 3-for-4 with a solo homer Wednesday against the White Sox.
Insight: Jones started off 3-for-28 (.107) in August, but he's gone 17-for-47 (.362) with three doubles, three homers, eight RBI and nine runs in his last 11 games.
 
8/19/2014 11:06:00 AM
Description: It is still a small sample size, but Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is hitting .556 with two home runs, three RBI and two walks in 11 plate appearances in his career against Chicago White Sox starter Jose Quintana.
Insight: Jones, however, is slumping in August, hitting just .224 with two home runs. This matchup could be just what the doctor ordered to get Jones in the groove again.
 
8/13/2014 10:00:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning Wednesday night.
Insight: Jones has driven in five runs in the past two games and 75 on the season. He's on pace to hit .287 with 31 homers, 102 RBI, 94 runs, eight steals and an .800 OPS after hitting .285 with 33 homers, 108 RBI, 100 runs, 14 steals and an .811 OPS last season.
 
8/11/2014 10:54:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles and two RBI Monday against the Yankees.
Insight: Jones has hit just .235 since the All-Star break, but he's been making his hits count (4 2B, 6 HR, 18 RBI in that span).
 
Hot7/30/2014 10:34:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones has hit five home runs in his last 11 games/
Insight: Jones has batted .255 in July, but he's hit six home runs and driven in 18. The center fielder is having another outstanding season, hitting .294 with 21 home runs, 67 RBI, 63 runs and six steals.
 
Hot6/30/2014 10:34:00 PM
Description: Orioles center fielder Adam Jones went 2-for-3 with a solo homer Monday against the Rangers.
Insight: Jones batted .348 with six doubles, nine home runs, 20 RBI and 19 runs in the month of June.
 
Cold6/29/2014 10:37:00 AM
Description: O's center fielder Adam Jones and the heart of the Baltimore lineup don't have good numbers against Sunday's starter Alex Cobb.
Insight: The combined batting average from Jones (3-for-16), Chris Davis (2-for-11), Nick Markakis (2-for-10), Nelson Cruz (1-for-9) and Manny Machado (0-for-13) is .136 with zero home runs and two RBI.
 
6/27/2014 10:35:00 PM
Description: O's center fielder Adam Jones blasted four hits in the second game of Friday's doubleheader against Tampa Bay.
Insight: He went 0-for-4 in the opener. Jones (.302, 14 HR, 47 RBI) has had a great month, hitting .343 in 102 June at bats. Don't be surprised if he gets invited to next month's All-Star Game in Minnesota.
 

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