Your Web Browser is no longer supported To experience everything that ESPN.com has to offer, we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version of your web browser. Click the upgrade button to the right or learn more. Chipper Jones stands out among draft’s No. 1 picks In 1990, the Atlanta Braves drafted Chipper Jones with the No. 1 overall pick, and he accomplished something no other player has done after being selected first. Not Ken Griffey Jr, not Alex Rodriguez, not Joe Mauer.