Freddie Freeman: Biography, Records, Achievements, Family and More

In this article, we’ll discuss Freddie Freeman, his life, his accomplishments, career statistics, fascinating details and some lesser-known facts about his life.

Born on September 12, 1989, Freddie Freeman is a highly respected Major League Baseball player who is often recognized for his extraordinary abilities and dependability on the field. The first baseman, with a shared Canadian and American descent, has played for the Atlanta Braves for his entire career, displaying both offensive and defensive abilities. After making his Major League breakthrough in 2010, Freeman came through as an indispensable member of the Braves’ lineup. Freeman evolved into a formidable hitter at the bat because of his ruthless left-handed swing. Freeman has had excellent batting averages and has been a reliable supplier of RBIs and home runs throughout the years. Notably, Freeman was a major factor in the Atlanta Braves success and assisted them in clinching numerous games. Freeman’s selection as team captain demonstrated his leadership abilities and acknowledged his influence both on and off the field. Reaching unprecedented heights in his career, Freddie Freeman was named the 2020 MVP (most valuable player) of the National League. In addition to his offensive accomplishments, Freeman has also clinched numerous Gold Glove Awards for his prowess at first base as a defensive player. 

Freddie Freeman Biography 

  • Real Name: Frederick Charles Freeman
  • Nickname:  Frito or Fab 5 Freeman
  • Profession: Professional Baseball Player 
  • Nationality:  American-Canadian      
  • Net Worth:  $80 Million
  • Source of Income: Playing Baseball, Brand Endorsements


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Freddie Freeman’s Physical Status 

  • Height: 1.96 m 
  • Weight: 103 Kg 
  • Body Measurements: N/A 
  • Eye color: Blue
  • Hair color: Blonde 

Freddie Freeman’s Personal Life 

  • Date of Birth: September 12, 1989
  • Place of Birth: Fountain Valley, California, U.S.
  • School: El Modena High School
  • College: Not Available 
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo            
  • Hobbies: Reading 
  • Nationality: American-Canadian         

Freddie Freeman Family 

Freddie Freeman: Biography, Records, Achievements, Family and More
Freddie Freeman family (Photo Source: Facebook)
  • Mother’s Name: Rosemary Freeman
  • Father’s Name: Fredrick Freeman
  • Sibling’s Name: Andrew Freeman, Phillip Freeman
  • Marital Status:  Married 
  • Spouse/ Affairs: Chelsea Freeman
  • Children’s Name: Brandon John, Maximus Turner Freeman

Freddie Freeman Career Statistics

MLB statistics 

(through the 2023 season)

Batting average .301
Hits 2,114
Home runs 321

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Freddie Freeman Achievements 

  1. Freddie Freeman has been acknowledged as an All-Star a total of seven times in the years 2013, 2014, 2018, 2019 and 20212023
  2. Freddie Freeman clinched the Gold Glove Award in the year 2018. 
  3. Freddie Freeman has been felicitated as a World Series champion in 2021. 
  4. Freddie Freeman has been honored with the prestigious NL Hank Aaron Award in the year 2020.
  5. Freddie Freeman received the most coveted Babe Ruth Award in the year 2021.
  6. Freddie Freeman has been honored with the prestigious Silver Slugger Award thrice in the years  2019, 2020, and 2021.

Here are some lesser-known facts about Freddie Freeman

  1. Although Freeman is prominently known for his powerful left-handed swing, Freeman is a natural right-handed thrower.
  2. Freddie Freeman has a shared lineage, his mother hails from England and his father hails from California.
  3. Freeman acquired his U.S. citizenship in 2020. 
  4. Freeman donated the grants from the auction of his well-known beard to the Atlanta Braves Foundation in 2015.
  5. The legendary Braves player, Chipper Jones was Freeman’s childhood idol. 

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