Braves GM: Our hope is Freddie Freeman is here remainder of career

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Braves GM: Our hope is Freddie Freeman is here remainder of career
Braves GM: Our hope is Freddie Freeman is here remainder of career

Freeman, 30, debuted in 2010 and grew into the organization's foundation over the past decade. Hall of Famer Chipper Jones passed the face-of-the-franchise torch to Freeman, who blossomed into the Braves' most recognized representative on and off the diamond. A four-time All-Star, Freeman is coming off arguably the best season of his career. He hit .295/.389/.549 with 38 homers and 121 RBIs. A bone spur in his elbow derailed his finish, but Freeman underwent surgery last month to clean up the elbow. He's expected to be fully ready for spring training. The Braves signed outfielder Ronald Acuna and second baseman Ozzie Albies to long-term deals last season. While there's no urgency to reach a deal

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