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Terry Jones: "I just want to play"

Terry Jones: "I just want to play"

It was the summer of 2004 and Terry Jones was playing chauffeur for some players parents going to a Clearwater Threshers away game. Normally, Jones would have been on the field, but a fractured heel had him behind the wheel of a car instead. He never let on that he was a player, let alone a fourth round pick and one of the better prospects in the Phillies' organization.

There is always a smile on Terry Jones' face and that's what makes him stand out in a crowd. On Wednesday, he was taking in a Clearwater Threshers game in Clearwater. It's a game that had all gone right, Jones would have never seen because he would have put his time at Clearwater well behind him by now. Since 2001, Jones has suffered a hernia, sciatic nerve problems, a broken foot, a broken heel... Recommended Stories

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