On this date in 2007, the Dodgers sign free agent Andruw Jones to a 2 year/$36 million contract. He shows up to the Dodgers severely out of shape and hits just 3 home runs while hitting .158 in 2008 and is released after one season.
"I didn't stand up to my reputation. I am sorry what I put everyone through. I am sorry I did not make it work."
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