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Mets' Pete Alonso snubbed as Braves' Freddie Freeman wins Silver Slugger

Freddie Freeman of the Braves won the National League Silver Slugger award at first base, given annually to the player in each league deemed the best hitter at each position.
TalkingChop Nov 6, 2019
Freddie Freeman takes home Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Award for first base

Freddie Freeman takes home Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Award for first base

Photo by Rob Tringali/SportsChrome/ Freeman wins for the second year in a row. The 2019 Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Awards were handed out Wednesday night with Atlanta’ Freddie Freeman taking home his second straight award for first base. The Wilson awards are handed out to one player for each position regardless of league. They utilize a formula that includes Defensive WAR, Defensive Runs Saved along with Inside Age ratings to determine each winner. Here is the formula that determines the winners! pic.twitter.com/knIiQslXwZ— MLB Network (@MLBNetwork) November 6,...
TalkingChop Nov 3, 2019
Rawlings announced the 2019 Gold Glove winners. No Braves were among them.

Rawlings announced the 2019 Gold Glove winners. No Braves were among them.

Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports The Braves had two Gold Glove finalists, Neither took home the hardware on Sunday evening. The Braves were a sound defensive team all through the 2019 season. While some there were some weak points defensively on the roster, for the most part, the team played very sound defense and that paid dividends over the course of a 162 game season. For their efforts, the Braves had two players nominated for Gold Gloves in third baseman Josh Donaldson and second baseman Ozzie Albies. Those were not the only strong defenders on the team (Dansby Swanson, Freddie Freeman,...
Tomahawk Take Oct 31, 2019

Freddie Freeman has a chance to be among 10 best in Braves history

With Freddie Freeman’s remarkable consistency over the last 6-7 years, will he one day become one of the 10 greatest players in the Atlanta Braves history? The 2019 season was yet another strong campaign in what has been a consistent 10-year run for the Atlanta Braves’ first baseman. In June of 2017, the Atlanta Braves […] Freddie Freeman has a chance to be among 10 best in Braves history - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Oct 26, 2019

Atlanta Braves season in review: 1st baseman Freddie Freeman

He doesn’t hold the formal title, but there is no doubt who’s the Captain of the Atlanta Braves.  Here’s how his 2019 season went. We should all have friends so loyal – and the Atlanta Braves have enjoyed the company of a couple such players since the mid-1990’s.  Chipper Jones was the 1st of these […] Atlanta Braves season in review: 1st baseman Freddie Freeman - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop Oct 24, 2019
Ozzie Albies, Josh Donaldson named 2019 Gold Glove finalists

Ozzie Albies, Josh Donaldson named 2019 Gold Glove finalists

Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/ Freddie Freeman, Ender Inciarte, and (cringe) Nick Markakis will not be receiving consecutive Gold Gloves this year. The World Series is still ongoing so it’s not quite awards season, but Rawlings is taking advantage of the slow news day in baseball-dom today to announce Gold Glove finalists. As it turns out, the Braves have two such humans still in the running to receive this particular fielding award: second baseman Ozzie Albies and third baseman Josh Donaldson. Congratulations to @ozzie and @BringerOfRain20 for being named #GoldGlove Finalists!...
TalkingChop Oct 20, 2019
Talking Chop Podcast Episode 192: Welcome to the off-season

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 192: Welcome to the off-season

Photo by Carmen Mandato/ Winter is coming. The Atlanta Braves are no longer participating in the 2019 MLB season so, while the World Series hasn’t begun, the off-season is here. With that as the backdrop, the Talking Chop Podcast is back for the first episode of the “winter” and Scott Coleman joins the program for Episode 192. Topics include the following: Freddie Freeman had arthroscopic surgery to address his well-chronicled elbow issue Buzz surrounding Tyler Flowers, Nick Markakis, Sean Newcomb and Julio Teheran Glancing at the 40-man roster, with thoughts on team option...
TalkingChop Oct 19, 2019
The Daily Chop: Freddie Freeman undergoes surgery, Ron Washington and more

The Daily Chop: Freddie Freeman undergoes surgery, Ron Washington and more

Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Braves announced on Friday that first baseman Freddie Freeman underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow earlier this week. The surgery was a success and Freeman is expected to be ready for the start of Spring Training. Freeman’s surgery closes the book on an unfortunate storyline that persisted throughout most of September and Atlanta’s Division Series loss to the St. Louis Cardinals. Freeman still put up a banner season with a career-best 38 home runs but was hampered down the stretch by the elbow injury. He will likely never admit...
Tomahawk Take Oct 18, 2019

Atlanta Braves: Freddie Freeman has successful elbow surgery

The Atlanta Braves announced on Friday morning that All-Star first baseman Freddie Freeman had successful right elbow surgery on Wednesday. This comes as little surprise to Atlanta Braves fans who could clearly see that Freddie Freeman wasn’t the same player down the stretch. Freddie started dealing with bone spurs in his right elbow in early […] Atlanta Braves: Freddie Freeman has successful elbow surgery - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
TalkingChop Oct 18, 2019
Freddie Freeman has Surgery to Correct Elbow, Expected to be Ready for Spring Training

Freddie Freeman has Surgery to Correct Elbow, Expected to be Ready for Spring Training

Photo by Jamie Squire/ The procedure will hopefully make Freeman’s elbow good to go for the foreseeable future. The #Braves announce first baseman Freddie Freeman underwent arthroscopic right elbow surgery on Wednesday of this week. They removed three fragmented loose bodies and cleaned up multiple bone spur formations. He is expected to be ready for Spring Training.— Kelsey Wingert (@KelsWingert) October 18, 2019 In a move that was expected by many even before the playoffs began, Freddie Freeman had surgery on Wednesday to clean out his troublesome elbow. As seen above, the...

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