Freddie Freeman RUMORS & NEWS

  • 31d
    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    Freeman had left thumb contusion. We're about to speak with him

  • Freeman salary soars after Braves move to new ballpark

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Freddie Freeman’s salary in the Braves first baseman’s record-breaking eight-year, $135 million contract jumps to more than $20 million annually for the last five years of the deal, coinciding with the Braves’ planned move to Cobb County. Two days after the deal was announced, details were..." February 06

  • 70d
    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    Freeman contract is 8 yrs and $135 million, far and away largest in #Braves history

  • Freeman: Big deal 'truly an honor'

    Bleacher Report "Freddie Freeman should feel special on this fine day in February, as the word is he's the first $100 million player in Atlanta Braves history. Good for him, but even better for the Braves. They just locked up a young, talented player who's on the rise for money that's really not all that absurd..." February 05

  • Freddie Freeman, Braves agree to 8-year, $125 million extension

    SB Nation "Freeman was the Braves' best offensive performer in 2013 and looks to keep improving as he enters his prime. The Atlanta Braves and first baseman Freddie Freeman have agreed to a multi-year deal, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Jon Morosi of FOX Sports first reported a deal was close. The..." February 04

  • Braves heading to arbitration with three of their best players

    CBSSports.com "The Atlanta Braves are heading to salary arbitration with their three most high-profile arb-eligible players: All-Stars Craig Kimbrel, Freddie Freeman and Jason Heyward. The deadline to exchange figures for salary arbitration was earlier Friday, and though clubs and their respective..." January 19

  • Freeman homers twice as Braves beat Rockies 11-3

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "After Alex Wood settled down Tuesday and started pitching the way he and the Braves knew he could his teammates made sure they provided plenty of run support for the rookie left-hander in his first win in the majors. Freddie Freeman hit two home runs and Brian McCann had a three-run homer in a..." July 31

  • Braves’ Freeman cleared to swing

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman was cleared to start taking some swings again after a visit to Braves hand specialist Dr. Gary Lourie on Thursday morning. Freeman was set to begin taking dry swings and to hit off the tee when the Braves held their workout Thursday afternoon after traveling..." July 19

  • 272d
    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    Freeman was cleared by #Braves Dr. Lourie to take dry swings and hit off tee today. If responds well hopes to play Friday or Sat. (Carroll)

  • 274d
    Mark Bowman @mlbbowman

    Freeman says his left thumb feels even better today. He is able to bend it with little problem. #Braves

  • McCann replaces Freeman in All-Star Game

    MLB.com "Freddie Freeman will still have a chance to experience his first All-Star Game. But his inability to play has provided his Braves teammate Brian McCann a chance to be a part of yet another Midsummer Classic. A wave of emotions filled the injury-riddled Braves clubhouse on Sunday. A few hours..." July 15

  • 276d
    Baseball Tonight @BBTN

    Braves 1B Freddie Freeman will not play in All-Star Game due to thumb injury

  • Freeman, Delabar win record-setting Final Vote

    MLB.com "Freddie Freeman of the Atlanta Braves and Steve Delabar of the Toronto Blue Jays were chosen by fans as the winners of the 2013 All-Star Game MLB.com Final Vote Sponsored by freecreditscore.com in record-shattering online voting on MLB.com, club sites and Twitter, where designated player hashtags..." July 11

  • Freeman wins it for Braves in 10th, 5-4 over Twins

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "If Evan Gattis keeps this up, the Braves might just want to dip the big rookie’s spikes in bronze and be done with it. With the Braves down to their final out in the ninth inning, Gattis hit another dramatic, pinch-hit homer Tuesday night, a game-tying solo shot against the Twins to force extra..." May 22

  • Freeman excited to be back from DL; Uggla wants to play two

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman could barely contain his excitement Monday after being activated and penciled into the lineup against Colorado at Coors Field, where he’s homered in three of his past four games. Then the game got postponed because of snow. Freeman was left to bounce around..." April 23

  • Freddie Freeman (oblique) takes some swings

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman took swings on Tuesday for the first time since he was placed on the 15-day disabled list April 7 with a strained right oblique muscle. Freeman said the oblique “felt fine” while taking 30 swings. He was to be examined by the doctor later Tuesday to come up..." April 16

  • Freeman fumes after cautious Braves place him on DL

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Braves placed first baseman Freddie Freeman on the 15-day disabled list Sunday morning with a strained right oblique muscle and he’s not happy about it. Freeman thinks he can continue to play through the injury, which he suffered during workouts last Sunday. He notes that he was on deck when..." April 08

  • 374d
    David O'Brien @

    #Braves 1B Freeman (oblique) placed on DL. DeWitt recalled.

  • Chipper: Heyward, Freeman face different challenges as young “faces of franchise”

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Jason Heyward and Freddie Freeman watched Braves icon Chipper Jones handle the “face of the franchise” role seemingly with ease in recent years. He knocked out the various unwritten duties of that post effortlessly, including dealing with the media during good and bad times, all while he fought..." March 16