A winter storm has snarled traffic in the Southeast, including Atlanta, leaving people stranded on the highways, stores, and schools overnight; but at least one lucky citizen was rescued…by former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones.

Jones became the MVP when he rode to the rescue of an ex-teammate who was stranded.

Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman sent out an SOS on Twitter, and to his surprised had it answered by Jones.

To see how Jones saved Freeman, check after the jump


Following the rescue, both Jones and Freeman took to Twitter to joke about the rescue.