Freddie Freeman

Freddie Freeman #5

  • 1B
  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 5"/225
  • Age: 26


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Freddie Freeman Stats

.276 18 66 3 .841

Freddie Freeman MLB Career Stats

.285 104 424 13 .832

Freddie Freeman Bio

  • Full Name: Frederick Charles Freeman
  • Born: 9/12/1989 in Fountain Valley, CA
  • Draft: 2007, Atlanta Braves, 2nd rd. (78th overall)
  • High School: El Modena, Orange, CA
  • Debut: September 1, 2010
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2015 Stats 416 62 115 18 66 3 .276 .370 .841
MLB Career Stats 2709 405 771 104 424 13 .285 .366 .832
  • Status: Active

Freddie Freeman Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Launch Speed (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2015 Braves NL 481 287 90.95 228.96 2.04 13.47 37.97
MLB Avg - - - - 89.28 211.67 0.42 9.00 33.43


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September 30, 2015 at 9:33 PM ET

Freeman limited to work off the bench

Freddie Freeman's competitive nature will not allow him to enter complete shutdown mode. But the right wrist discomfort he experienced during Tuesday's win over the Nationals was significant enough for him to accept the likelihood he will not be in the Braves' lineup for the remainder of this season.

September 30, 2015 at 4:44 PM ET

Freeman out of Wednesday lineup

Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is out of the lineup against the Nationals on Wednesday.


Freddie Freeman Awards

NL All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Atlanta NL
2014 Atlanta NL

NL Rookie of the Month

Month Team League
07/2011 Atlanta NL

NL Player of the Week

Week Team League
04/23/2012 Atlanta NL
05/07/2012 Atlanta NL Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Atlanta NL

Baseball America High Class A All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Rome SAL

INT Rookie of the Year

Year Team League
2010 Gwinnett INT

INT Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Gwinnett INT

SAL Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/14/2008 Rome SAL
07/21/2008 Rome SAL

SAL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Rome SAL

SAL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Rome SAL

Freddie Freeman Leaderboards

Batting Average

Season AVG Rank
2013 .319 3rd in NL
2014 .288 16th in NL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2012 23 25th in NL
2013 23 16th in NL

Runs Batted In

Season RBI Rank
2012 94 13th in NL
2013 109 2nd in NL
2014 78 20th in NL

On-base Plus Slugging

Season OPS Rank
2013 .897 7th in NL
2014 .847 9th in NL

On-base Percentage

Season OBP Rank
2013 .396 6th in NL
2014 .386 5th in NL

Slugging Percentage

Season SLG Rank
2013 .501 8th in NL
2014 .461 16th in NL

Runs Scored

Season R Rank
2012 91 14th in NL
2013 89 10th in NL
2014 93 7th in NL


Season BB Rank
2012 64 15th in NL
2013 66 13th in NL
2014 90 3rd in NL


Season H Rank
2011 161 16th in NL
2013 176 7th in NL
2014 175 8th in NL


Season 2B Rank
2011 32 23rd in NL
2012 33 23rd in NL
2014 43 2nd in NL

Games Played

Season G Rank
2011 157 15th in NL
2014 162 1st in NL

At Bats

Season AB Rank
2011 571 19th in NL
2014 607 6th in NL

Plate Appearances

Season PA Rank
2011 635 24th in NL
2013 629 22nd in NL
2014 708 2nd in NL

Total Bases

Season TB Rank
2011 256 22nd in NL
2013 276 7th in NL
2014 280 6th in NL


Season SO Rank
2011 142 10th in NL
2012 129 23rd in NL
2013 121 23rd in NL
2014 145 10th in NL

Hit by Pitch

Season HBP Rank
2012 7 19th in NL
2014 8 22nd in NL

Freddie Freeman Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 19, 2015 Atlanta Braves activated 1B Freddie Freeman from the 15-day disabled list.
August 16, 2015 Atlanta Braves sent 1B Freddie Freeman on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Braves.
August 13, 2015 Atlanta Braves sent 1B Freddie Freeman on a rehab assignment to GCL Braves.
August 4, 2015 Atlanta Braves placed 1B Freddie Freeman on the 15-day disabled list. Strained right oblique
July 25, 2015 Atlanta Braves activated 1B Freddie Freeman from the 15-day disabled list.
July 24, 2015 Atlanta Braves sent 1B Freddie Freeman on a rehab assignment to GCL Braves.
June 23, 2015 Atlanta Braves placed 1B Freddie Freeman on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 18, 2015. Right wrist contusion
April 22, 2013 Atlanta Braves activated 1B Freddie Freeman from the 15-day disabled list.
April 19, 2013 Atlanta Braves sent 1B Freddie Freeman on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Braves.
April 7, 2013 Atlanta Braves placed 1B Freddie Freeman on the 15-day disabled list. Strained right oblique.
October 13, 2010 Atlanta Braves activated 1B Freddie Freeman.
October 7, 2010 Atlanta Braves reassigned 1B Freddie Freeman to the minor leagues.
September 1, 2010 Atlanta Braves selected the contract of 1B Freddie Freeman from Gwinnett Braves.
April 3, 2010 Freddie Freeman assigned to Gwinnett Braves from Mississippi Braves.
February 17, 2010 Atlanta Braves invited non-roster 1B Freddie Freeman to spring training.
September 25, 2009 Freddie Freeman roster status changed by Mississippi Braves.
August 24, 2009 Mississippi Braves placed 1B Freddie Freeman on the 7-day disabled list.
July 3, 2009 1B Freddie Freeman assigned to Mississippi Braves from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.

Frederick Charles Freeman Bio Info

Resides in Roswell, GA...Attended El Modena (CA) High School...Signed by Tom Battista.


In his fourth full season in the Majors, was one of four Major League players to play in all 162 regular season games joining KC's Alcides Escobar, TB's Evan Longoria and SF's Hunter Pence...Set the Braves franchise mark and led the Majors with a career-high 1,449 innings played...Produced a .288 (175-for-607) batting average with 65 extra-base hits, including 18 home runs and 78 RBI...Collected a career-high 43 doubles, tops among National League first basemen, fifth overall in the Majors and second in the National League...His 43 doubles mark also set the Braves franchise record for most doubles by a Braves first baseman...His .288 batting average ranked tied for second among National League first basemen, while his .386 on-base percentage ranked tied for first...Drew a career-high 90 walks, easily eclipsing his previous record of 66 (2013) and tops among Major League first baseman. Ranked fifth in the Majors and third in the National League...Reached base safely multiple times in 89 games, the most in the Majors (Elias Sports Bureau)...Ranked tied for 11th in the National League with 48 multi-hit games. Had 16 games of three-plus hits which ranked tied for sixth-most in the Majors...Over the final two months of the season, from 8/2 on, batted .310 (57-for-184) with 15 doubles, three home runs and 19 RBI. Had a .423 on-base percentage and a .409 batting average on balls put in play in that span...Reached base safely via hit or walk in 26 consecutive games, 6/23-7/8: 353 (36-for-102), .442 OB%...Batted .300 (128-for-426) with 13 home runs against right-handed pitchers, compared to a .260 (47-for-181) mark with five homers vs. left-handed pitchers...His season-best hitting streak was 11 games, 9/3-15: .350 (14-for-40), four doubles, one home run, four RBI...Went 5-for-14 (.357) in bases loaded situations...Reached base safely via hit or walk in 17 consecutive contests 4/1-20. Batted .422 (27-for-64) with seven doubles, five home runs, 14 RBI, a .506 on-base percentage and a 1.272 OPS in that time span...Had a career-high homerless at-bat streak of 83 from his second at-bat of 6/27's game at PHI to his second inning at-bat on 7/23 vs. MIA...Named to his second career All-Star team as a player ballot selection. Entered the game in the sixth inning as a defensive replacement (committed one error) and collected his first career hit in a Mid-Summer Classic with a single to right field in the eighth inning.


Finished fifth in the National League Most Valuable Player of the Year voting, finishing the season with career highs in batting average (.319) and RBI (109), while matching his career best of 23 home runs. His .319 (176-for-551) batting average ranked as the third highest mark in the National League and was tied for sixth in the majors. Posted a .443 (58-for-131) batting average with runners in scoring position, the second highest average in the majors. Collected 45 two-out RBI which ranked tied for second in the National League and tied for fifth in the majors. Was the only player in the National League to rank in the top 10 in both night and day batting averages (day: .327; night: .316). Ranked tied for second in the National League and tied fourth in the majors with 109 RBI, topping his career best of 94 in 2012. Led the team and ranked tied fourth in the National League with 15 game-winning RBI. Went 7-for-10 (.700) with three doubles and 17 RBI in bases loaded situations. His average tied for the third best mark in the majors in bases loaded situations. Had 52 games of two or more hits, the fifth-most in the National League. Made his second career appearance on a postseason roster, starting all four of the National League Division Series games vs. LAD. Went 5-for-16 (.313) with one extra-base hit in four NLDS games. In Game 2, stroked a leadoff double in the fourth inning and came around to score, giving the Braves a 2-1 lead. Voted by the fans to his first career All-Star game. In the Final Vote contest, Freeman received 19.7 million votes, an all-time Final Vote record. Was unable to participate in the All-Star game due to a left thumb injury. Batted .380 (35-for-92) with six home runs and 21 RBI in the month of September. Owned a .349 (74-for-212) average with 12 home runs and 44 RBI over his final 57 games, from 7/28 through the end of the season. From 5/15 through the end of the season, batted .329 (148-for-450) with 21 home runs, 90 RBI and 45 multi-hit games over 121 games. His two-run home run off MIA's Jose Fernandez in the first inning of 8/30 game snapped 0-for-14 skid and proved to be the game winner. Drilled first career Opening Day home run with a two-run, two-out shot in 4/1's first inning vs. PHI.

2012 Put together a fine sophomore season, batting .259 (140-for-540) while setting career highs with 91 runs scored, 23 home runs and 94 RBI. His RBI total was the most by a Braves player since 2007, when Jeff Francoeur drove in 105. Finished the season with 42 two-out RBI, tied for third-most among NL batters and two behind teammate Dan Uggla for second place. Earned NL Player of the Week honors twice: 4/16-22 (.478, 11-for-23, 3 HR, MLB-best 14 RBI) and 4/30-5/6 (.367, 11-for-30, 3 HR, 10 RBI). With RISP and two outs, batted .289 (22-for-76) with three home runs and 34 RBI. His 22 hits tied for sixth-most in the NL. On 4/19 at ARI, recorded his second career multi-homer game (3-for-5, 2 HR, career-high 5 RBI). Collected a career-high four hits on 5/4 at COL, going 4-for-6 with a double, a home run and two RBI. Hit his first career walk-off home run on 9/25, a two-run shot off Mike Dunn in the ninth inning to give the Braves a 4-3 win vs. MIA. The home run was Freeman's 22nd of the season, surpassing his previous career high of 21. The win clinched a playoff spot for Atlanta.In his first career postseason game on 10/5 vs. STL, went 3-for-4 with a walk 2011 In his first full season in the Majors, put together a fine rookie campaign, batting .282 (161-for-571) with 32 doubles, 21 home runs and 76 RBI...Finished second in Rookie of the Year voting to teammate closer Craig Kimbrel. Freeman received 21 second-place votes and seven third-place votes...Named Baseball Digest's Rookie of the Year...Won the National League Rookie Triple Crown, leading all NL rookies in home runs (T1st, 21), batting average (.282) and RBI (76). He led all major-league rookies in doubles (32) and on-base percentage (.346) and finished second in at-bats (571) and runs scored (67). His .448 slugging percentage led all NL rookies...Named the National League Rookie of the Month for July after leading all Major League rookies with 38 hits, a .362 batting average and a .433 on-base percentage in 27 games during July. He also paced the NL with six homers and 17 runs scored and tied for the lead with 18 RBI while adding seven doubles and a .600 slugging percentage. He hit safely in 23 of his 27 July contests, including each of the last 15 games during the month...Became just the eighth rookie in franchise history to hit 20+ home runs and the first to do so since Chipper Jones clubbed 23 in 1995...Finished the season with 161 hits, the most among Atlanta-era rookies. Collected 53 extra-base hits, two shy of tying Ron Gant's 1988 rookie mark of 55...Posted a career-best 20-game hitting streak, 7/17-8/6. Hit .402 (33-for-82) during the streak, which was the longest by a National League rookie in 2011. According to Stats, Inc., Freeman's streak was the second-longest in franchise history for a rookie. Alvin Dark holds the longest and third-longest rookie hitting streaks, as he hit safely in 23 straight games in 1948 (then, a month later he began a 19-game streak)...Hit .300 (133-for-444) with 17 HR and 64 RBI over 118 games, from 5/14 through the end of the season to raise his season batting average 62 points in that span (from .220 to .282). Through his first 39 games, hit .220 with four homers and 12 RBI...From 6/16-8/22, reached base safely via hit, walk or hit-by-pitch in 54 of his 60 games with an at-bat...Went 3-for-4 with two RBI off Felix Hernandez on 6/29 to become the first Braves rookie to notch three hits off a defending Cy Young winner since Francisco Cabrera in 1989 off Orel Hershiser...Belted his first career two-homer game on 7/4 vs. COL...Hit four home runs over four games, 7/4-7, including three homers in a four-at-bat span (five plate appearances), 7/4-5. 7/4-5 was also the first time he homered in consecutive games...Batting average by month: April: .225, May: .312; June: .287; July: .362; August: .277, September: .226...Home runs by month: April: 3, May: 2, June: 4, July: 6, August: 3, September: 3...Batted .247 (46-for-186) with seven home runs off LHPs and .299 (115-for-385) with 14 homers vs. RHPs. 2010 Tabbed by Baseball America as the Braves' second-best prospect, the 20th-best prospect in all of minor league baseball and fifth-best in the International League • In his first season with Gwinnett (AAA), posted a .319 average with 18 home runs and 87 RBI earning International League Rookie of the Year honors. Freeman was the second-youngest starter at AAA...International League Managers rated him the league's best defensive first baseman...As the best offensive performer in the farm system, was named the Braves 2010 Hank Aaron Award winner...Made his Major League debut at first base on 9/1 (0-for-3) after having his contract purchased from GWI when rosters expanded that day. Played in 20 games with the big-league Club, going 4-for-24 (.167) with one double, one home run and one RBI...Belted his first Major-League homer 9/21 at PHI with a solo pinch-home run off Roy Halladay...Collected his first career hit 9/5 at FLA with a single up the middle in the ninth inning off Clay Hensley...Ranked in the top three among Braves minor leaguers in seven different offensive categories including: first in home runs (18), RBI (87) and hits (147), second in OPS (.898) and batting average (.319) and third in doubles (35) and runs (73)...Hit .268 (33-for-123) vs. LHP compared to .337 (114-for-338) off RHP's in 461 at-bats at GWI...Honored by the Braves organization as GWI's April Player of the Month (.264, 23-for-87, 4 HR and 13 RBI)...Posted two 12-game hitting streaks, 6/11-23 and 6/25-7/6 and reached base safely in 26 straight contests, 6/10-7/6...Had one two-homer game 4/22 and had three four-RBI contests 4/22, 7/19 and 8/26...Named to the IL postseason All-Star team...Following the season, was limited to just five games (.125, 2-for-16) with the Phoenix Desert Dogs of the Arizona Fall League due to a left thumb injury. 2009 Enters the 2010 season ranked by Baseball America as the Braves' second-best prospect, the eighth-best Southern League prospect and the fourth-best Carolina League prospect...Named the "Best Defensive First Baseman" in Double-A and Single-A by Baseball America and was also rated by Carolina and Southern League managers as the best defensive first baseman in both leagues...Was ranked the 59th-best prospect in all of baseball by and ESPN tabbed him as 67th-best...Opened the season at High-A Myrtle Beach and had a late-June promotion to Class AA Mississippi where he would play the remainder of the season. Missed final two weeks of the season with left wrist soreness...Hit .282 (114-for-404) with 27 doubles, eight HR and 58 RBI over 111 games between the two stops...Ranked in the top 10 in Atlanta farm system in several categories, including doubles (T5th-27), hits (7th-114), RBI (7th-58) and runs (10th-58)...Was named Myrtle Beach's June Player of the Month (.337 average, 30 hits and eight doubles)...Had back-to-back two-run HR games, 4/13-14. Also, knotched first career two-homer game, 6/16 vs. LYN...Bumped his average 51 points, from .241 to .292, over a 13-game span, 5/6-22, by hitting .404 (19-for-47)...Hit a combined .263 (36-for-137) vs. left-handed pitchers and .292 (78-for-267) vs. righties...Played in 12 games for the Peoria Saguaros of the Arizona Fall League (.267, 3 2B, 1 HR, 5 RBI). 2008 Entered 2009 season as Baseball America's 87th-ranked prospect and ninth-best first-base prospect...Was named the recipient of the 2008 Hank Aaron Award, presented annually to the top offensive performer in the Braves' minor league system...Was ranked as the Braves fifth-best prospect following the season by BA and was ranked the 38th-best minor leaguer in's Top 50 list...Was named South Atlantic League Mid-Season and Post-Season All-Star and was named a High-A All-Star by BA...Played entire season at Rome at just 18 years of age, yet ranked second in the SAL with a .521 slugging percentage, ranked third with seven triples and 256 total bases, ranked fourth with 95 runs batted, 155 hits and 58 extrabase hits, ranked fifth with a .316 average and tied for fifth with 33 doubles...Led Braves minor leaguers in hits and RBI and tied for the lead in batting average...Was in the top ten in doubles (T2nd), OPS (4th), HR (7th) and runs (10th)...Was named the Rome Player of the Month for May and July...Was a two-time SAL Player of the Week, for the week ending 7/14 (.484, 5 2B, 2 HR, 9 RBI) and the week ending 7/21 (.391 avg., 2 HR, 5 RBI)...Hit .285 with a .339 OBP and .484 SLG in the first half, but hit .349 with a .418 OBP and .562 SLG in the second half. 2007 Led the GCL Braves his first professional season in games (59), at-bats (224) and home runs (6) and ranked second in hits (60), runs (24), doubles (7) and runs batted in (30).