Chipper Jones undergoes left knee surgery

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones underwent successful arthroscopic knee surgery today to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee. The procedure was performed by Dr. Marvin Royster in Atlanta, Ga.

The meniscus was as it appeared on the MRI and Jones is expected to return to the playing field in the time frame that was previously announced.