Jones is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Yankees, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports. Jones will remain on the bench for the series finale against the Yankees and is slashing .250/.259/.321 over 56 at-bats in September. John Andreoli grabs the start in right field for the Orioles and will bat ninth.
Jones is not in the lineup Sunday against the Rays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports. This is the third day in a row Jones will not be in the starting nine. The veteran appears to be healthy, but with the Orioles out of postseason contention, it seems like the team is opting to kick the tires on some of its younger options for the time being. Joey Rickard will replace Jones in right field once again.
Jones is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against Tampa Bay, Brittany Ghiroli of MLB.com reports. Jones is stationed on the bench for the second straight game as Joey Rickard starts again in right field. The veteran outfielder remains healthy, but the Orioles seem to be opting to give some of their unproven players more September opportunities.
Jones is out of the lineup against the Rays on Friday, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports. Jones will take a seat following three straight starts, including a three-hit performance in Seattle on Wednesday. Joey Rickard will draw the start in right field while batting second in the order. Look for Jones to rejoin the lineup Saturday.
Jones went 3-for-4 with a double in Wednesday's loss to the Mariners. Jones provided one of Baltimore's two extra-base hits on the day, and racked up a multi-hit game for the fourth time in his last seven starts. The veteran outfielder is in danger of missing the 20-homer plateau for the first time since 2010, but he's still slashing a solid .285/.317/.429.