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Frederick Charles Freeman is an American professional baseball first baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers of MLB.

Freeman spent the previous 12 seasons as a player for the Atlanta Braves.

He was a six-time MLB All-Star and made his MLB debut in 2010. Freeman received the NL MVP Award in 2020, the Silver Slugger Award in 2019, 2020, and 2021, as well as a Gold Glove Award in 2018.

As a member of the Braves, Freeman defeated the Houston Astros in the 2021 World Series.

He played for the Braves for 12 seasons before leaving for free agency and signing a six-year, $162 million deal with the Dodgers.

Frederick Freeman wearing his No.5 MLB jersey on the court| custom baseball jersey online
Freddie Freeman playing for Los Angles Dodgers. [Photograph].SI.Michael Reaves/Getty Images

Personal Info

  • Birth: September 12, 1989
  • Nation: Fountain Valley, California
  • Position: First baseman
  • League: MLB
  • Bats: Left
  • Throws: Right
  • Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Jersey: 5
  • MLB debut: September 1, 2010 — for the Atlanta Braves

Career Info

  • Career History

Atlanta Braves (2010–2021)

Los Angeles Dodgers (2022–present)

  • MLB Statistics (through 2022 season)
Batting average 0.298
Home runs 292
Runs batted in 1041
Hits 1903

Career Highlights and Awards

6× All-Star 2013, 2014, 2018, 2019, 2021, 2022
World Series champion 2021
NL MVP 2020
All-MLB First Team 2020
Gold Glove Award 2018
3× Silver Slugger Award 2019-2021
NL Hank Aaron Award 2020
Babe Ruth Award 2021

 Fun Facts

  • For his MLB debut in 2010, he wanted his jersey number to be 18, which is  the number of letters in his mom’s name. However, he was given 5 as his jersey number, the same number as he wore in Little League when his mom passed away from Melanoma.
  • Freeman was ever rescued by his former-teammate Chipper from snowstorm in Atlanta.
  • Freddie can dance too. His dancing shot appeared in Dan Uggla’s wedding video, which suddenly go viral on the internet.
  • Freeman’s powerful swing has been compared to a tennis forehand and has been called “unorthodox” since he lifts his shoulders before dropping his hands.

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