Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 2 Days

Freddie Freeman walked and blasted a three-run home run as the Braves gained ground in the NL East with a win on Wednesday.

Freeman took Nathan Eovaldi out to the opposite field in the second inning to give the Braves a 5-0 lead. It was more than enough run support for Ervin Santana, and Freeman earned a 21-game homerless drought. Despite the cool-down, Freeman still sports a respectable .284/.375/.479 with 14 home runs and 56 RBI.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 14 Days

Freddie Freeman went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI in a losing effort against the Cubs on Friday afternoon.

Freeman got the Braves on the board with an RBI groundout in the fourth inning, then doubled home another off Jake Arrieta in the sixth. He's having another terrific season at the dish, slashing .300/.388/.504 with 13 homers and 52 RBI.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 15 Days

Freddie Freeman singled, hit an RBI double, and scored twice in four at-bats as the Braves earned a 3-1 victory over the Mets on Thursday.

Freeman gave the Braves a 1-0 lead in the first inning with an RBI double and later scored on Jason Heyward's single. The National League All-Star reserve is slashing .299/.387/.503 with 13 home runs and 50 RBI.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 21 Days

Freddie Freeman went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored Friday against the Diamondbacks.

Freeman had RBI singles in the first and seventh innings. The 29-year-old has knocked in nine runs over his last eight games to bring his total up to 46 for the year. The Braves have won eight straight games and are now 10 games above .500 at 48-38.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 29 Days

Freddie Freeman (elbow) is in the Braves' starting lineup on Thursday afternoon against the Astros.

Freeman suffered a minor bruise on his right elbow Wednesday when he was struck by a pitch. The first baseman will wear a protective pad on the elbow on Thursday. He took some swings with it in BP and felt fine.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 30 Days

Freddie Freeman escaped without serious harm after being hit by a pitch on the right elbow during Wednesday's game.

Freeman left the game, but the Braves were up 4-0 at the time so the move was largely precautionary. Freeman iced the elbow after exiting and expressed hope that he would be ready to go for Thursday's game. It appears he dodged a bullet in this instance.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 30 Days

Freddie Freeman left Wednesday's game against the Astros after being hit by a pitch on the right elbow.

Freeman got hit by a Darin Downs pitch in the eighth inning. He was able to flex the elbow, which is a good sign, so it's possible the move was strictly precautionary with a 4-0 lead. More should be known after the game.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 1 Month

Freddie Freeman went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles and two runs scored in Thursday's win over the Nationals.

The month of June hadn't been kind to Freeman, as he entered the contest with a sub-.700 OPS in June. Freeman singled and scored in the fourth, and doubled and scored in the eighth. He's still slashing a very respectable .282/.373/.495 with 11 home runs and 36 RBI.

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 1 Month

Freddie Freeman is batting just .189/.330/.344 over his last 24 games.

It's an unusually long slump for a guy who has been one of the more consistent sluggers in the game the past few seasons. Freeman has dealt with eye issues in the past, but he insists that they're not causing his current struggles. "I feel the same," Freeman said. "I'm not getting any results the last few weeks, but that's baseball. Got to keep treading water and hopefully I'll get hot here shortly."

Freddie Freeman 1B ATL 2 Months

Freddie Freeman went 2-for-5 with a home run and two runs scored in Sunday's loss to the Diamondbacks.

The homer was Freeman's 10th of the season to go with 33 RBI and 38 runs scored. The first baseman is enjoying another fine year, batting .290/.380/.498 in the middle of the Braves order.