Freeman, Swanson headline Braves at FanFest

Freeman, Swanson headline Braves at FanFest

ATLANTA -- The Braves announced that Freddie Freeman, A.J. Pierzynski, Dansby Swanson and Sean Newcomb are among the players and prospects who will participate in FanFest, which will be held Saturday at Turner Field.

The event, which runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET, will give fans a chance to collect autographs, participate in panel discussions and enjoy other entertainment options located within the stadium, which will serve as the Braves' home for the last time this season. There is no admission charge, and parking is free within the Green Lot.

Atlanta Braves FanFest information

Current players scheduled to attend include Freeman, Pierzynski, Kelly Johnson, Nick Swisher, Tyler Flowers, Jace Peterson, Matt Wisler, Shae Simmons, Mike Foltynewicz, Matt Marksberry, Hector Olivera, Chris Withrow, Danny Burawa, Ian Krol, Evan Rutckyj, Ryan Weber, Casey Kelly and Andrew McKirahan.

The prospects scheduled to appear include Swanson, Newcomb, Ozzie Albies, Tyrell Jenkins, Mallex Smith, Touki Toussaint, Braxton Davidson, Max Fried, Rio Ruiz, Chris Ellis, John Gant, Lucas Sims, Brady Feigl and Zack Bird.

Tom Glavine, Andruw Jones, Fred McGriff, Phil Niekro, Mark Lemke, Mark Wohlers and Denny Neagle are among the club's alumni members who will be present for this event.

Along with the chance to see some of these current and former players, fans will have a chance to interact with some high-ranking front office members, including team president John Schuerholz and general manager John Coppolella.

Mark Bowman is a reporter for This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.