|Sep. 24 8:44 PM PT9:44 PM MT10:44 PM CT11:44 PM ET23:44 ET3:44 GMT11:44 8:44 PM MST10:44 PM EST11:14 PM VEN7:44 UAE (+1)10:44 PM CT-Freeman has reached base in 44 consecutive games and hit safely in 28 straight after going 2 for 4 with his 32nd homer and two RBIs on Saturday.
Analysis: Freeman has an eye-popping .502 OBP during his on-base streak with 44 RBIs in those 44 games.
|Sep. 22 7:55 PM PT8:55 PM MT9:55 PM CT10:55 PM ET22:55 ET2:55 GMT10:55 7:55 PM MST9:55 PM EST10:25 PM VEN6:55 UAE (+1)9:55 PM CT-Freeman singled, drove in two runs and scored one Thursday while extending his hitting streak to 26 games.
Analysis: Freeman's streak is the longest of his career, longest in the majors this year and fifth-longest by a Braves player since moving to Atlanta in 1966. He's also reached base in 42 straight games.
|Sep. 22 9:21 PM PT10:21 PM MT11:21 PM CT12:21 AM ET0:21 ET4:21 GMT12:21 9:21 PM MST11:21 PM EST11:51 PM VEN8:21 UAE11:21 PM CT-Freeman went 2 for 4 on Wednesday to extend his hitting streak to a career-best 25 games.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .367 during the hitting streak, but what may be more impressive is that he has a .495 OBP while reaching base safely in 41 consecutive games.
|Sep. 19 7:50 PM PT8:50 PM MT9:50 PM CT10:50 PM ET22:50 ET2:50 GMT10:50 7:50 PM MST9:50 PM EST10:20 PM VEN6:50 UAE (+1)9:50 PM CT-Freeman matched a career high with four hits, including his 31st home run, with three RBIs and fell a triple shy of the cycle Monday in a 7-3 win over the Mets.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .367 with five homers and 22 RBIs during a 23-game hitting streak. He's also reached base in 39 consecutive games. Freeman's on-base streak is the longest by a Braves player since Chipper Jones reached in 41 straight in 2008, and the hitting streak is the club's longest since Dan Uggla's 33-game run in 2011.
|Sep. 19 11:00 PM PT12:00 AM MT1:00 AM CT2:00 AM ET2:00 ET6:00 GMT14:00 11:00 PM MST1:00 AM EST1:30 AM VEN10:00 UAE1:00 AM CT-Freeman was 2 for 3 with a double in Sunday's win over Washington.
Analysis: Freeman has a 22-game hitting streak and has reached safely in 38 straight games. Both are career highs and rank first in the majors among active streaks. In the last 38 games, Freeman is batting .365 with 12 homers, 14 doubles, 37 RBIs and a .489 OBP. The Braves open a series with the Mets on Monday and will face Noah Syndergaard in the opener.
|Sep. 17 2:47 PM PT3:47 PM MT4:47 PM CT5:47 PM ET17:47 ET21:47 GMT5:47 2:47 PM MST4:47 PM EST5:17 PM VEN1:47 UAE (+1)4:47 PM CT-Freeman extended his career-best hitting streak to 21 games with an RBI single Saturday and has reached safely in a career-high 37 straight games.
Analysis: Over that 37-game stretch, Freeman is batting .358 with 12 homers, 13 doubles, 36 RBIs, 37 runs scored and 33 walks.
|Sep. 16 8:55 PM PT9:55 PM MT10:55 PM CT11:55 PM ET23:55 ET3:55 GMT11:55 8:55 PM MST10:55 PM EST11:25 PM VEN7:55 UAE (+1)10:55 PM CT-Interim manager Brian Snitker told Freeman to stay home and rest after his wife, Chelsea, gave birth to their first child, a son, on Thursday.
Analysis: Freeman is expected to be back in the lineup on Saturday.
|Sep. 15 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET11:29 ET15:29 GMT23:29 8:29 AM MST10:29 AM EST10:59 AM VEN19:29 UAE10:29 AM CT-Freeman pushed his hitting streak to 20 games Wednesday before leaving in the seventh inning because his wife went into labor.
Analysis: With the Braves being off Thursday before opening a series against Washington on Friday, it's very possible Freeman won't miss a game. His hit streak is currently the longest in the majors and matches the best of his career. He's also reached base in 36 straight games.
|Sep. 14 9:27 AM PT10:27 AM MT11:27 AM CT12:27 PM ET12:27 ET16:27 GMT0:27 9:27 AM MST11:27 AM EST11:57 AM VEN20:27 UAE11:27 AM CT-Freeman reached 30 homers for the first time in his career with a two-run shot Tuesday.
Analysis: That blast pushed his hitting streak to 19 games, a stretch during which he's batted .333 with 14 walks and 17 RBIs.
|Sep. 13 10:48 AM PT11:48 AM MT12:48 PM CT1:48 PM ET13:48 ET17:48 GMT1:48 10:48 AM MST12:48 PM EST1:18 PM VEN21:48 UAE12:48 PM CT-Freeman came up big with three hits - including a double - in Monday's 12-7 win over the Marlins.
Analysis: Freeman had a slow start, but he's certainly turned his season around. He's batting .338 over an 18-game hitting streak.
|Sep. 11 6:28 PM PT7:28 PM MT8:28 PM CT9:28 PM ET21:28 ET1:28 GMT9:28 6:28 PM MST8:28 PM EST8:58 PM VEN5:28 UAE (+1)8:28 PM CT-Freeman went 1 for 2 with a walk in Sunday's loss to the Mets, and had reached safely in a career-high 33 straight games.
Analysis: Freeman has hit safely in 28 of his last 29 games since Aug. 1 and is batting .362 with 10 homers and 28 RBIs over that span.
|Sep. 11 10:37 PM PT11:37 PM MT12:37 AM CT1:37 AM ET1:37 ET5:37 GMT13:37 10:37 PM MST12:37 AM EST1:07 AM VEN9:37 UAE12:37 AM CT-On Saturday, Freeman singled in the third to reach safely in his career-best 32nd straight game.
Analysis: Freeman has hit safely in 16 straight games, and is batting .359 in his last 28.
|Sep. 10 10:30 AM PT11:30 AM MT12:30 PM CT1:30 PM ET13:30 ET17:30 GMT1:30 10:30 AM MST12:30 PM EST1:00 PM VEN21:30 UAE12:30 PM CT-Freeman's fifth-inning single extended his hitting streak to 15 games in the Braves' 6-4 loss to the Mets on Friday.
Analysis: Freeman's having a great season, but the streak is one of the least impressive 15-game hitting streaks you'll see. He's hitting just .311.
|Sep. 5 7:42 PM PT8:42 PM MT9:42 PM CT10:42 PM ET22:42 ET2:42 GMT10:42 7:42 PM MST9:42 PM EST10:12 PM VEN6:42 UAE (+1)9:42 PM CT-Freeman recorded two more hits and an RBI in Monday's loss at Washington.
Analysis: Atlanta's star first baseman is batting .348 with three homers and 11 RBIs over a 12-game hitting streak, while his 26 RBIs in 24 games since Aug. 10 are tied for the most in the majors. Freeman is hitting an eye-popping .393 during that stretch.
|Sep. 4 6:33 PM PT7:33 PM MT8:33 PM CT9:33 PM ET21:33 ET1:33 GMT9:33 6:33 PM MST8:33 PM EST9:03 PM VEN5:33 UAE (+1)8:33 PM CT-Freeman finished 2 for 3 with a solo homer in Sunday's win at Philadelphia to extend his hitting streak to 11 games.
Analysis: Freeman has been on a month-long tear in which the standout first baseman is batting .392 with 10 homers and 25 RBIs while hitting safely in 22 of 23 games. He's produced three homers and nine RBIs over his last seven contests.
|Sep. 3 8:21 PM PT9:21 PM MT10:21 PM CT11:21 PM ET23:21 ET3:21 GMT11:21 8:21 PM MST10:21 PM EST10:51 PM VEN7:21 UAE (+1)10:21 PM CT-Freeman went 1 for 4 in Saturday's win in Philly to extend his hitting streak to 10 games.
Analysis: Freeman, batting .318 during his hit streak, has reached safely in 26 straight, the longest active streak in the majors.
|Sep. 2 8:06 AM PT9:06 AM MT10:06 AM CT11:06 AM ET11:06 ET15:06 GMT23:06 8:06 AM MST10:06 AM EST10:36 AM VEN19:06 UAE10:06 AM CT-Freeman homered and the Braves broke the game open with a five-run fifth inning, beating the San Diego Padres 9-6 on Thursday.
Analysis: Freeman has hit safely in 19 of his last 20 games, batting .377 with a .522 on-base percentage and nine homers.
|Aug. 31 7:53 PM PT8:53 PM MT9:53 PM CT10:53 PM ET22:53 ET2:53 GMT10:53 7:53 PM MST9:53 PM EST10:23 PM VEN6:53 UAE (+1)9:53 PM CT-Freeman singled, walked and drove in a run in Wednesday's 8-1 win over the Padres.
Analysis: Freeman has hit safely in 18 of 19 games, batting .379 with eight homers, seven doubles and 20 RBIs. His 1.366 OPS in that span is the second-best in baseball. On Thursday, he'll face Jarred Cosart, whom he is 4 for 11 against.
|Aug. 26 9:06 AM PT10:06 AM MT11:06 AM CT12:06 PM ET12:06 ET16:06 GMT0:06 9:06 AM MST11:06 AM EST11:36 AM VEN20:06 UAE11:06 AM CT-Freeman singled, walked and drove in a run in Thursday's win over the Diamondbacks.
Analysis: Freeman has been getting on base at astounding rate over the last 18 games, batting .377 with eight homers, six doubles and a .536 OBP. His 21 walks since Aug. 6 are the most in the majors. However, he is just 1 for 12 with a walk lifetime against Jeff Samardzija, the Giants' scheduled starter for Friday.
|Aug. 23 8:42 AM PT9:42 AM MT10:42 AM CT11:42 AM ET11:42 ET15:42 GMT23:42 8:42 AM MST10:42 AM EST11:12 AM VEN19:42 UAE10:42 AM CT-After missing one game with a finger injury, the red-hot Freeman homered twice, doubled, drove in three runs and scored three in Monday's 9-8 loss in Arizona.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .486 during an 11-game hitting streak with seven homers and 15 RBIs. He's always lit up Chase Field, where he's a career .426 hitter with eight homers and 23 RBIs in 16 games. ''I love this place,'' Freeman said. ''I like it more than Colorado. I think it's the batters eye. You just get in that box and you just feel good. You see everything.'' Atlanta's series in Arizona still has three games to go.
|Aug. 20 7:55 AM PT8:55 AM MT9:55 AM CT10:55 AM ET10:55 ET14:55 GMT22:55 7:55 AM MST9:55 AM EST10:25 AM VEN18:55 UAE9:55 AM CT-Freeman delivered a game-tying double in the eighth inning of Friday's loss to Washington to increase his hitting streak to nine games.
Analysis: The first baseman is 13 for 27 with five homers, 12 RBIs and an eye-opening .615 on-base percentage over the tear. Since July 22, Freeman is raking at a .355 clip and knocked in 23 runs in 26 games.
|Aug. 19 9:19 PM PT10:19 PM MT11:19 PM CT12:19 AM ET0:19 ET4:19 GMT12:19 9:19 PM MST11:19 PM EST11:49 PM VEN8:19 UAE11:19 PM CT-Freeman doubled and scored Thursday to push his hitting streak to eight games.
Analysis: He's 12 for 23 with five homers, three doubles, 10 RBIs, 10 walks and nine runs scored over that span for a 1.961 OPS.
|Aug. 18 11:58 AM PT12:58 PM MT1:58 PM CT2:58 PM ET14:58 ET18:58 GMT2:58 11:58 AM MST1:58 PM EST2:28 PM VEN22:58 UAE1:58 PM CT-Freeman set a career high with his 24th home run of the season with a two-run shot in Wednesday's loss to Minnesota.
Analysis: Freeman, who also walked twice Wednesday, has a dazzling .620 OBP in his last 11 games with six homers, 13 RBIs and 14 runs.
|Aug. 12 8:26 PM PT9:26 PM MT10:26 PM CT11:26 PM ET23:26 ET3:26 GMT11:26 8:26 PM MST10:26 PM EST10:56 PM VEN7:26 UAE (+1)10:26 PM CT-Freeman went 2 for 3 with a homer, double and four RBIs in the Braves' 8-5 win over the Nationals on Friday.
Analysis: Freeman is on fire, going 6 for 8 with three homers, seven RBIs and four walks over his last three games.
|Aug. 10 8:16 PM PT9:16 PM MT10:16 PM CT11:16 PM ET23:16 ET3:16 GMT11:16 8:16 PM MST10:16 PM EST10:46 PM VEN7:16 UAE (+1)10:16 PM CT-Freeman had his second multi-homer game of the season Wednesday, finishing with three hits in a 4-3 loss at Milwaukee.
Analysis: Freeman is 7 for 17 with three homers and five RBIs in his last five games after a 1-for-20 slide.
|Aug. 6 8:09 PM PT9:09 PM MT10:09 PM CT11:09 PM ET23:09 ET3:09 GMT11:09 8:09 PM MST10:09 PM EST10:39 PM VEN7:09 UAE (+1)10:09 PM CT-Freeman came up big for the Braves on Saturday, going 3 for 3 with his 19th home run and three RBIs in a 13-5 win over the Cardinals.
Analysis: Freeman had been 1 for 20 with 11 strikeouts over his previous five games.
|July 30 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET23:36 ET3:36 GMT11:36 8:36 PM MST10:36 PM EST11:06 PM VEN7:36 UAE (+1)10:36 PM CT-Freeman continued his hot stretch with three more hits in Saturday's 9-5 loss to the Phillies.
Analysis: Freeman has batted .469 with six extra-base hits and seven RBIs over his last eight games.
|July 29 9:20 AM PT10:20 AM MT11:20 AM CT12:20 PM ET12:20 ET16:20 GMT0:20 9:20 AM MST11:20 AM EST11:50 AM VEN20:20 UAE11:20 AM CT-Freeman stayed hot Thursday despite the Braves losing to the Phillies, going 2 for 3 with an RBI double, two walks and two runs scored.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .478 in his last six games with six of his 11 hits going for extra bases. He's hit .388 in his last 14 games versus the Phillies.
|July 28 6:39 AM PT7:39 AM MT8:39 AM CT9:39 AM ET9:39 ET13:39 GMT21:39 6:39 AM MST8:39 AM EST9:09 AM VEN17:39 UAE8:39 AM CT-Freeman went 4 for 4 with a homer, double, walk and a career high-tying five RBIs on Wednesday.
Analysis: He's 9 for 20 with a 1.400 OPS in his last five games.
|July 25 8:19 AM PT9:19 AM MT10:19 AM CT11:19 AM ET11:19 ET15:19 GMT23:19 8:19 AM MST10:19 AM EST10:49 AM VEN19:19 UAE10:19 AM CT-Freeman doubled and singled while striking out two more times in Sunday's 7-2 loss to the Rockies.
Analysis: Freeman, seventh in the majors with 114 strikeouts, is 5 for 12 in his last three games. The Braves face Ervin Santana on Tuesday, and Freeman is 0 for 5 with a strikeout against the veteran right-hander.
|July 23 10:29 AM PT11:29 AM MT12:29 PM CT1:29 PM ET13:29 ET17:29 GMT1:29 10:29 AM MST12:29 PM EST12:59 PM VEN21:29 UAE12:29 PM CT-Freeman tripled, singled and scored a run in Friday's 4-3 loss to the Rockies.
Analysis: Freeman had been just 2 for 27 since the All-Star break. He did strike out for the 112th time - third-most in the NL - with 16 Ks in eight games since the break.
|July 20 1:33 PM PT2:33 PM MT3:33 PM CT4:33 PM ET16:33 ET20:33 GMT4:33 1:33 PM MST3:33 PM EST4:03 PM VEN0:33 UAE (+1)3:33 PM CT-Freeman, who had a cancerous mole removed from his upper back during the All-Star break, hit a solo homer Wednesday.
Analysis: Freeman has struggled since the break, going 2 for 23 with 13 strikeouts in six games.
|July 17 6:49 PM PT7:49 PM MT8:49 PM CT9:49 PM ET21:49 ET1:49 GMT9:49 6:49 PM MST8:49 PM EST9:19 PM VEN5:49 UAE (+1)8:49 PM CT-Freeman, who had a cancerous mole removed from his upper back earlier in the week, struck out four times Sunday.
Analysis: He had a tough series with the Rockies, going 0 for 11.
|July 15 4:01 PM PT5:01 PM MT6:01 PM CT7:01 PM ET19:01 ET23:01 GMT7:01 4:01 PM MST6:01 PM EST6:31 PM VEN3:01 UAE (+1)6:01 PM CT-Freeman was in the Braves' lineup Friday against the Rockies after having a cancerous mole surgically removed from his upper back three days ago. He received test results Friday that abnormal cells were present, but Freeman returned from the All-Star break saying he's cancer-free following the procedure.
Analysis: Freeman has a few stitches in his back, but his doctor said there's no risk in playing. The stitches will come out in 10-14 days. He leads the major leagues since June 1 with 25 extra-base hits and is hitting .286 with 34 RBIs and a team-high 16 homers.
|July 4 5:23 PM PT6:23 PM MT7:23 PM CT8:23 PM ET20:23 ET0:23 GMT8:23 5:23 PM MST7:23 PM EST7:53 PM VEN4:23 UAE (+1)7:23 PM CT-Freeman remains a consistent contributor for the Braves, going 1 for 4 with a double and a run scored in Monday's loss at Philadelphia.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .424 with five homers, 13 RBIs and 13 runs in his last 21 games.
|July 3 10:16 AM PT11:16 AM MT12:16 PM CT1:16 PM ET13:16 ET17:16 GMT1:16 10:16 AM MST12:16 PM EST12:46 PM VEN21:16 UAE12:16 PM CT-Freeman went 3 for 4 with a home run in Saturday's 9-1 win over the Marlins.
Analysis: Freeman has gone 6 for 13 with three extra-base hits over his last three games.
|July 2 5:26 PM PT6:26 PM MT7:26 PM CT8:26 PM ET20:26 ET0:26 GMT8:26 5:26 PM MST7:26 PM EST7:56 PM VEN4:26 UAE (+1)7:26 PM CT-Freeman hit a two-run homer for one of his three hits Saturday.
Analysis: Since June 12, Freeman is batting .415 with five homers and 13 RBIs in 20 games.
|July 1 9:09 AM PT10:09 AM MT11:09 AM CT12:09 PM ET12:09 ET16:09 GMT0:09 9:09 AM MST11:09 AM EST11:39 AM VEN20:09 UAE11:09 AM CT-Freeman went 2 for 3 with a triple and an RBI in Thursday's 8-5 win over the Marlins.
Analysis: Freeman has got things going at the plate after a slow start. He's batting .426 with 12 extra-base hits and eight RBIs over his last 15 games. It's certainly safe to get him back in your lineup.
|June 28 10:14 AM PT11:14 AM MT12:14 PM CT1:14 PM ET13:14 ET17:14 GMT1:14 10:14 AM MST12:14 PM EST12:44 PM VEN21:14 UAE12:14 PM CT-Freeman continued his hot stretch by going 2 for 4 with a double Monday.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .456 with four homers, seven doubles, a triple and 10 RBIs in his last 14 games.
|June 27 8:51 AM PT9:51 AM MT10:51 AM CT11:51 AM ET11:51 ET15:51 GMT23:51 8:51 AM MST10:51 AM EST11:21 AM VEN19:51 UAE10:51 AM CT-Freeman went 3 for 3 with a solo homer, a double and two runs scored Sunday.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .453 with four homers, six doubles, a triple, nine runs and 10 RBIs over his last 13 games.
|June 20 7:20 AM PT8:20 AM MT9:20 AM CT10:20 AM ET10:20 ET14:20 GMT22:20 7:20 AM MST9:20 AM EST9:50 AM VEN18:20 UAE9:20 AM CT-Freeman matched his career high with four hits and the Braves finally mustered some offense for Julio Teheran, who yielded only Michael Conforto's clean single leading off the third inning in a 6-0 win over the Mets on Sunday.
Analysis: Freeman went 7 for 13 in the series and is batting .548 (17 for 31) with three homers, five doubles, a triple, eight RBIs and six runs in seven games since last Monday. He had at least three hits in five of those games.
|June 17 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET22:33 ET2:33 GMT10:33 7:33 PM MST9:33 PM EST10:03 PM VEN6:33 UAE (+1)9:33 PM CT-Freeman kept up his extra-base hit barrage with an RBI double and also singled twice Friday.
Analysis: Earlier this week, he went 10 for 18 with three home runs, a triple and two doubles in a four-game series vs. Cincinnati.
|June 17 8:59 AM PT9:59 AM MT10:59 AM CT11:59 AM ET11:59 ET15:59 GMT23:59 8:59 AM MST10:59 AM EST11:29 AM VEN19:59 UAE10:59 AM CT-Freeman had another huge day Thursday, going 3 for 4 with a homer, two RBIs and two runs in a win over the Reds.
Analysis: Freeman had a slump-busting series against Cincinnati, finishing 10 for 18 with three homers and six RBIs. He had entered the four-game set batting .184 with one homer in his previous 21 games.
|June 15 8:58 PM PT9:58 PM MT10:58 PM CT11:58 PM ET23:58 ET3:58 GMT11:58 8:58 PM MST10:58 PM EST11:28 PM VEN7:58 UAE (+1)10:58 PM CT-Freeman hit for the cycle in Wednesday's 9-8, 13-inning win over Cincinnati.
Analysis: He is the first Atlanta hitter to hit for the cycle since Mark Kotsay against the Cubs on Aug. 14, 2008. He's also the first player in the majors to hit for the cycle this season.
|June 14 9:35 AM PT10:35 AM MT11:35 AM CT12:35 PM ET12:35 ET16:35 GMT0:35 9:35 AM MST11:35 AM EST12:05 PM VEN20:35 UAE11:35 AM CT-Freeman went 3 for 5 with a homer, a double and three RBIs in Monday's 9-8 loss to the Reds.
Analysis: Freeman had only three RBIs in his previous 21 games combined, a span in which he hit .184.
|June 8 10:27 PM PT11:27 PM MT12:27 AM CT1:27 AM ET1:27 ET5:27 GMT13:27 10:27 PM MST12:27 AM EST12:57 AM VEN9:27 UAE12:27 AM CT-Freeman had two hits for the Braves on Tuesday.
Analysis: He was 4 for 30 in his previous nine games.
|May 21 11:37 AM PT12:37 PM MT1:37 PM CT2:37 PM ET14:37 ET18:37 GMT2:37 11:37 AM MST1:37 PM EST2:07 PM VEN22:37 UAE1:37 PM CT-Freeman homered twice and drove in a season-high four runs to help the Braves down Philadelphia on Friday.
Analysis: It was the first baseman's first multi-RBI effort of the season, which illustrates just how bad the Braves' offense has been. Freeman has overcome a slow start by hitting .321 with six homers since April 28.
|May 12 1:40 PM PT2:40 PM MT3:40 PM CT4:40 PM ET16:40 ET20:40 GMT4:40 1:40 PM MST3:40 PM EST4:10 PM VEN0:40 UAE (+1)3:40 PM CT-Freeman went 3 for 4 with a solo homer to send Atlanta to just its second home win Wednesday night, a 5-1 victory over Philadelphia.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .422 with five homers in his last 12 games and has gone deep three times in his past four contests.
|Apr. 29 1:09 PM PT2:09 PM MT3:09 PM CT4:09 PM ET16:09 ET20:09 GMT4:09 1:09 PM MST3:09 PM EST3:39 PM VEN0:09 UAE (+1)3:09 PM CT-Freeman contributed three hits as Atlanta ended an eight-game slide with a 5-3 victory over Boston on Thursday night.
Analysis: Freeman, now batting .247, is 10 for 23 (.435) in his last six games.
|Apr. 18 3:13 PM PT4:13 PM MT5:13 PM CT6:13 PM ET18:13 ET22:13 GMT6:13 3:13 PM MST5:13 PM EST5:43 PM VEN2:13 UAE (+1)5:13 PM CT-Freeman went 2 for 4 while scoring a run and driving in another on Sunday.
Analysis: He has gone 4 for 11 with two RBIs since getting benched last week.
|Apr. 14 11:09 AM PT12:09 PM MT1:09 PM CT2:09 PM ET14:09 ET18:09 GMT2:09 11:09 AM MST1:09 PM EST1:39 PM VEN22:09 UAE1:09 PM CT-Freeman is not in the starting lineup for Thursday's game against the Washington Nationals.
Analysis: Freeman is batting .080 (2 for 25) as the No. 3 hitter for the Braves, who have lost eight straight games to open the season. The first baseman says he's completely healthy, but was notified Wednesday night by manager Fredi Gonzalez that he would be given at least the start of Thursday's series finale off.
|Apr. 5 2:57 PM PT3:57 PM MT4:57 PM CT5:57 PM ET17:57 ET21:57 GMT5:57 2:57 PM MST4:57 PM EST5:27 PM VEN1:57 UAE (+1)4:57 PM CT-Freeman hit a solo home run in Monday's season opener.
Analysis: He has at least 18 homers in each of the last five seasons.