Major league first baseman who was named to his first MLB All Star game in 2013 with the Atlanta Braves.
In 2011, he finished second in Rookie of the Year voting to his own teammate Craig Kimbrel.
In 2011, he and Dan Uggla became the first Braves in franchise history to both record 20-game hitting streaks at the same time.
He was selected by the Atlanta Braves in the second round of the 2007 MLB Draft.
His mother Rosemary passed away from melanoma when he was 10 years old.
- The meaning of the name Freeman: Free Man