Andruw Jones

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Jones has appeared on balloting for the National Baseball Hall of Fame since 2018, when he received 7.3% of the vote, well short of the 75% required for election, but above the 5% minimum required to remain on the ballot. His support has increased to 33.9% as of the 2021 ballot, his fourth appearance. A player may appear on the ballot a maximum of 10 times.

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Andruw Jones
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Jones with the Texas Rangers in 2009
Center fielder
Born: (1977-04-23) April 23, 1977 (age 44)
Willemstad, Curaçao
Batted: Right
Threw: Right
Professional debut
MLB: August 15, 1996, for the Atlanta Braves
NPB: March 29, 2013, for the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles
Last appearance
MLB: October 3, 2012, for the New York Yankees
NPB: October 1, 2014, for the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles
Preceded by Youngest Player in the
National League

1996–1997
Succeeded by
Preceded by National League Player of the Month
June 2005
August 2005
Succeeded by