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5 Freddie Freeman 1B
Height/Weight: 6-5/225 | Birthdate: 9/12/1989 | Birthplace: Fountain Valley, CA | Bats/Throws: L/R | Team: Atlanta | College: No College | MLB Experience: 6 | Salary: $560,000 | Owned/Started%: 99/10 | Average Draft Position: 43.44
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Braves' Freddie Freeman says he won't be back until after break


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman said he will not return from a wrist injury until after the All-Star break. He is hoping to continue rehabbing during the mid-July break and return shortly after.

Braves' Freddie Freeman won't be ready to come off DL Friday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman (wrist) will not be ready to come off the 15-day disabled list when eligible Friday, manager Fredi Gonzalez told reporters Tuesday.

"[Freeman] plays every single day, he's frustrated," Gonzalez said, per MLB.com. "He wants to get back on the field, but he understands this might take a little more time."

Gonzalez said Freeman's wrist is not improving and the team is trying some other therapy to help with the recovery.

The Braves are still hopeful Freeman will return before the All-Star break.


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman received PRP injection for wrist


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/25/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman received a platelet-rich-plasma injection earlier this week, in hopes of expediting his return from a wrist injury, according to MLB.com.

Freeman was placed on the 15-day disabeld list on Tuesday with a wrist contusion, and there is currently no clear timetable for his return to the lineup. He is eligible to come off the DL on July 3, but it seems more likely his return will be just before or following the All-Star break. 


Braves place 1B Freddie Freeman on disabled list


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/23/2015) What was anticipated has become reality - the Braves have placed first baseman Freddie Freeman on the 15-day disabled list with a right wrist contusion. The move is retroactive to June 18.

Freeman has been experiencing discomfort in the wrist lately and had been out of the lineup since last Wednesday.

His absence will be felt. His slugging percentage of .520 would be his best ever if maintained the rest of the year.


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman (wrist) likely heading to DL


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/23/2015) It's highly likely that Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman will wind up on the disabled list on Tuesday, according to MLB.com. 

Freeman has been experiencing right wrist discomfort and underwent an MRI on Monday. The Braves have yet to release the results of the MRI. However, Freeman did not travel with the Braves to Washington for the upcoming three-game series against the Nationals.

If Freeman does end up on the DL, Joey Terdoslavich will probably be called up from Triple-A Gwinnett. This season, Freeman is hitting .299 with 12 home runs.  


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman to have MRI on wrist


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/22/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman will undergo an MRI on his sore right wrist on Monday, per MLB.com.

Freeman, who has missed four consecutive games due to the injury, was hopeful about playing during his team's weekend series against the Mets, but the injury didn't improve as he wanted.

"[My wrist] is not worse, it's just not getting better," Freeman said. "I really don't have an answer until I can maybe get an X-ray or an MRI. I just want to know what is wrong."

Freeman is hitting .299 with 12 home runs and 41 RBI in 254 at-bats this season.


Braves' Jonny Gomes, Freddie Freeman remain out Sunday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/21/2015) Braves outfielder Jonny Gomes and first baseman Freddie Freeman are being held out of the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Mets, reports MLB.com.

Gomes is dealing with a quad injury and it will be the fifth-straight game he has not started in.

Meanwhile, a wrist injury will sideline Freeman for the fourth-consecutive game Sunday. He took swings Sunday, but was still sore and he may need an MRI on Monday.

The Braves are underdogs (+125) against the Mets on Sunday.


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman remains sidelined Saturday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/20/2015) A wrist ailment continues to sideline Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman, who is not in the lineup Saturday against the Mets.

His wrist remained a problem when he took a few swings Saturday, leading to speculation that he could be out until at least Tuesday, per MLB.com.

Freeman has been down since Wednesday, when his six-game hitting streak was halted.

Freeman is expected to have an MRI on Monday before the team travels to Washington, D.C. for a set with the Nationals. 

"[My wrist] is not worse, it's just not getting better," Freeman said. "I really don't have an answer until I can maybe get an X-ray or an MRI. I just want to know what is wrong."


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman (wrist) set to sit again Friday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/19/2015) Braves red-hot first baseman Freddie Freeman will cool his heels on the bench Friday night against the Mets after sustaining a right wrist sprain Wednesday. Kelly Johnson will play the position instead.

Freeman hopes he can play Saturday, but admitted there is a chance he will be forced to skip the entire weekend series since his wrist remains sore, per MLB.com.

He had seven home runs and 18 RBI in his previous 19 games before going down.


Braves' Freddie Freeman sidelined Thursday with wrist sprain


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/18/2015) As expected, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman was not in the starting lineup Thursday against the Red Sox after suffering a right wrist sprain Wednesday. Kelly Johnson started in his absence at first base.

Thursday was just the second time this season that Freeman didn't start. The other time was May 31. 

He is batting .328 with four doubles, five home runs, 15 RBI, 14 runs, seven walks, 13 strikeouts and two stolen bases through 16 games in June.


Braves' Freddie Freeman has right-wrist sprain, won't play Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/17/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman left Wednesday's game against the Red Sox in the top of the seventh inning with a wrist injury. Freeman was 0 for 3 prior to his departure.

The Braves are calling the injury a right wrist sprain, which has caused Freeman to receive a cortisone shot, and he will not be available for Thursday's series finale. He does hope to play on Friday against the Mets, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.


Braves' Freddie Freeman hits in sixth straight


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/16/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman went 1 for 5 with a double, his 20th, in Tuesday's loss to Boston. 

Freeman scored and drove in his 41st run of the season. The double extended his hitting streak to six straight. He's hitting .346 over the streak. 


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman slugs 11th home run on Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/11/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman remained hot at the plate in Thursday's extra-inning loss to the Padres. On Thursday, Freeman went 3 for 5 with two doubles, a home run, two RBI and a run scored. 

Freeman's blast was a solo shot in the sixth inning to put the Braves up 2-1. It was his 11th home run of the season, and fourth in his last 10 games.

Over that 10-game stretch, Freeman is batting .375 with 11 RBI. His batting season batting average has increased from .289 to .304 during that time. 


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman smacks two homers in loss to D-Backs


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/3/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman added a pinch of power at the plate again on Wednesday, blasting a pair of homers in Wednesday's 9-8 loss to Arizona.

Freeman took Rubby De La Rosa deep for a three-run home run in the second inning. He smacked a solo home run off De La Rosa in the fourth for his final hit of the afternoon. He finished 2 for 5 with two runs scored and four RBI. He is hitting .299 with 10 homers, 33 RBI and a .362 on-base percentage.


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman collects three RBI in Monday's win


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/2/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman smacked a two-run home run off Archie Bradley to help send the Braves to a 8-1 win over the Diamondbacks on Monday.

"I always see the ball good here," Freeman said after the game, per MLB.com. "It's a great batter's eye. It's just one of those things that when I come here I hit well. Hopefully, I didn't just jinx myself for the next two games."

Freeman finished the game 3 for 5 with two runs and three RBI. Over his last five games, Freeman is 7 for 19 with three home runs and six RBI. 


Freddie Freeman hits solo home run to key Braves' rally


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/31/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman hit a solo home run in the ninth inning. 

Freeman, held out of the starting lineup for just the second time this year, entered the game late and went deep in his only at bat, triggering a four-run game-winning rally for the Braves.

"Mental breaks can come on the real off-days," Freeman said to MLB.com. "I'm not a big fan of off-days. I guess it was a good idea today, but hopefully I can carry that momentum of hitting a home run into Arizona."

The homer was his seventh and produced his 26th RBI. 


Freddie Freeman out of Braves lineup for second time this year


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/31/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is not in the team's starting lineup for Sunday's game.

It's just the second time this season that Freeman has been rested and the first since April 19.

Chris Johnson will play first for the second time this year. He'll bat sixth in the lineup. 


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman hits solo home run on Friday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/30/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman hit his first home run in nearly a month in Friday's 4-2 loss to the Giants. Freeman came up in the top of the ninth with his team down by three. He proceeded to take closer Santiago Casilla deep for a solo home run, his sixth of the season. But it wasn't enough as the Giants were able to hold on for the victory.

The home run was Freeman's only hit of the game, and he has now collected just eight hits in 36 at-bats over his last 10 games. 


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman hits 2 doubles in loss to Nationals


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(5/8/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman went 2 for 4 with an RBI in Friday night's 9-2 loss to the Nationals. 

Freeman hit two doubles, giving him 13 for the season. Freeman has recorded a hit in five consecutive games and has posted two doubles in back-to-back games. 

In his career, Freeman has hit the Nationals well, posting a career .337 batting average against them entering Friday's game. He was the only member of the Braves to record more than one hit Friday night. 

Freeman's 2015 slash line is now .324/.380/.577. 


Freddie Freeman goes deep in 3-hit night for Braves


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/5/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman went 3 for 4 with three runs scored in Tuesday's win over Philadelphia. 

Freeman put the Braves on top to stay with a two-run home run in the first, his fifth homer of the year. His two RBI gave him 14 this season. He imrpoved his average to .301. 


Braves' Freddie Freeman emerging nicely from 1-for-18 slump


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/30/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman has been on a tear offensively since suffering a 1-for-18 slump from April 21-25. He has produced multiple hits in four straight games since Sunday, including a four-hit outing Tuesday against the Nationals.

Freeman is batting .588 (10 for 17) in his last four games, raising his season average from .219 to .296. He has one RBI, four doubles and five runs in that span.

"I don't think everybody is ever worried about Freddie Freeman," third baseman Chris Johnson said, per MLB.com.


Freddie Freeman has four-hit night for Braves


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(4/28/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman went 4 for 6 in Tuesday's 13-12 loss to Washington.

Freeman scored three times and hit his sixth double of the year. 

Freeman improved his average to .286. 


Braves 1B Freddie Freeman ejected against Nationals


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(4/27/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman was ejected in Monday night's game against the Nationals.  

As seen by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's David O'Brien, Freeman flipped his helmet and said something to umpire Bill Welke after striking out. He wasn't immediately tossed from the game but earned an ejection soon after. 

Chris Johnson replaced Freeman at first base in the sixth inning. 

Freeman finished 2 for 3 and now has a slash line of .254/.321/.493. 


Braves' Markakis, Simmons remain atop lineup Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/26/2015) Braves right fielder Nick Markakis is leading off and shortstop Andrelton Simmons is batting second for the second straight game Sunday.

Both players saw their first appearances in those respective positions in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Phillies and will reprise their roles Sunday. In addition, lefty Kelly Johnson is batting cleanup for the first time this season, with first baseman Freddie Freeman slotting in third for the second straight day (and the third time this season).

The Braves are underdogs (+100) against the Phillies Sunday.


Braves' Freddie Freeman serving as DH Sunday vs. Blue Jays


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/19/2015) Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is serving as the team's designated hitter for Sunday's series finale against the Blue Jays in Toronto.

The Braves have mixed and matched at designated hitter during the series in Toronto, using Chris Johnson and Nick Markakis there in the team's first two days. Catcher Christian Bethancourt is also back in the lineup Sunday after sitting out the team's first two games of the series.

The Braves are underdogs (+135) against the Blue Jays Sunday.