Adam Jones RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jones: Buck should have used Britton in WC Game "Perhaps because Adam Jones considers Buck Showalter one of his best friends in baseball, the Orioles' center fielder felt he could be candid about the manager's much-scrutinized decision not to deploy Zach Britton in the American League Wild Card Game against the Blue Jays this past..." December 03

  • Adam Jones says Camden Yards is 'eerie' with attendance down

    Fox Sports "The Orioles are desperately trying to hold on to a wild-card spot with 10 games remaining in the regular season. And center fielder Adam Jones would like to see a few more fans in the seats. Jones stopped short of calling out the absent fans, saying it’s "not sad, just, like, eerie." And he did..." September 22

  • Athletes like Adam Jones deserve to be heard with open ears

    Fox Sports "Everyone on Twitter has an opinion, and by golly each and every one of them is going to be heard. So Colin Kaepernick can’t have an opinion? Adam Jones can’t have an opinion? Athletes who face constant scrutiny must act like docile servants? Please. If anything, we need to hear more from..." September 13

  • Jones embraces backlash: 'People don't like the truth'

    Masn "Orioles center fielder Adam Jones has heard the praise and he expects some pushback for comments appearing this morning in a USA Today article regarding minorities in baseball and how it’s a “white man’s sport.” Jones spoke yesterday with reporter Bob Nightengale about San Francisco 49ers..." September 13

  • Adam Jones on MLB's lack of Kaepernick protest: 'Baseball is a white man's sport'

    USA Today "We see the silent, powerful and contentious protests now almost every time we turn on the TV and watch an NFL game. It started with San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sitting, and later kneeling, during the national anthem during the NFL exhibition season. He was soon joined by..." September 13

  • Adam Jones is right, but baseball's racial makeup shouldn't stop national anthem protests

    Sporting News "Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is one of those athletes who thinks a step beyond a lot of his peers, and it makes him a very interesting interview subject. Earlier this year, in a conversation that started with pro wrestling, Jones turned to the subject of fantasy sports, and the way that..." September 12

  • Orioles' Adam Jones aggravates hamstring injury in big loss, but prognosis isn't bad

    Baltimore Sun "There are two kinds of losses: the kind that count in the standings but are wiped from memory when the scoreboard resets the next day and the kind that leave holes big enough to sink a team's season. The Orioles left Yankee Stadium after Friday night's 14-4 bashing at the hands of the newly..." August 27

  • Orioles' Adam Jones leaves game in ninth with cramping, but says he will play Friday

    Baltimore Sun "Orioles center fielder Adam Jones left Thursday’s 4-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the ninth inning with cramping in his hamstring, but Jones pledged he’d be back in the starting lineup for Friday’s series opener in New York. Orioles manager Buck Showalter pinch-hit for Jones in the..." August 26