Latest Freddie Freeman News

Correa avoids major injury, division-leading Twins on a roll

May. 09, 2022 02:43 AM EDT

Carlos Correa and the Minnesota Twins dodged a major problem this past week. There were initial concerns that Correa might have a broken finger after Thursday night's game at Baltimore, but instead it was only bruised. The Twins, who have won 14 of 17, lead the AL Central by three...

Trevor Bauer ready for fight with MLB over suspension

Apr. 30, 2022 03:18 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Trevor Bauer is fighting to protect his pitching career, reputation and earning power in the face of his unprecedented two-season suspension without pay by Major League Baseball for violating MLB's domestic violence and sexual assault policy. Now, it’s an...

Dodgers beat Braves 5-1, take 2 of 3 vs World Series champs

Apr. 20, 2022 19:11 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tony Gonsolin knew he hadn't allowed a hit to the Atlanta Braves. He was more focused on not getting ahead of himself. The right-hander threw his slider for strikes and attacked the Braves with an array of secondary pitches while going six shutout innings for the...

Fried, Jansen mow down Dodgers as Braves stop LA streak, 3-1

Apr. 20, 2022 02:45 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Fried looked right at home and Kenley Jansen was up to his old tricks on the Dodger Stadium mound. Fried opened with five perfect innings and Jansen closed for a save against his former team Tuesday night as the duo pitched the Atlanta Braves to a 3-1 victory...

LEADING OFF: Baseball gets 1st 9-inning twinbills since 2019

Apr. 19, 2022 03:26 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around baseball today: ___ 18 INNINGS Tuesday's schedule will feature two doubleheaders — the first in the majors this season and the first twinbills of nine-inning games since Sept. 28, 2019. Major League...

Freeman hits 1st HR for Dodgers in reunion win over Braves

Apr. 19, 2022 02:47 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Freddie Freeman is crafting a Hollywood beginning to his career with the Los Angeles Dodgers. And it's already a love story. Freeman slugged his first home run in a Dodgers uniform — against his former team, no less — and Trea Turner's...

Freeman hits 1st HR for Dodgers vs Braves in reunion game

Apr. 18, 2022 23:27 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Freddie Freeman arrived at Dodger Stadium and headed to the visiting clubhouse for an emotional reunion with his former Atlanta Braves teammates. Once the game began, he reminded them of what they're missing by slugging his first home run for his new team. Kenley...

LEADING OFF: Baseball gets 1st 9-inning twinbills since 2019

Apr. 18, 2022 19:44 PM EDT

A look at what’s happening around baseball Tuesday: ___ 18 INNINGS Tuesday's schedule will feature two doubleheaders — the first in the majors this season and the first twinbills of nine-inning games since Sept. 28, 2019. Major League...

LEADING OFF: Freeman vs Braves, Hill's special Patriots' Day

Apr. 18, 2022 01:27 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around baseball today: ___ OLD FRIENDS Freddie Freeman faces the Braves in Los Angeles for the first time since leaving the World Series champions and signing a $162 million, six-year deal with the Dodgers last month. ...

LEADING OFF: Freeman vs Braves, Hill's special Patriots' Day

Apr. 17, 2022 20:43 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around baseball Monday: ___ OLD FRIENDS Freddie Freeman faces the Braves in Los Angeles for the first time since leaving the World Series champions for a $162 million, six-year deal with the Dodgers last month. ...