Atlanta-Pick up the phone and listen to Chipper Jones saying, “I think it’s time to go out and play,” Freddie Freeman can now compare the MVP award with the third baseman in the Hall of Fame. When the voting results were announced, Freeman was named the National League MVP
Atlanta-Nearly ten years after answering the call
When the voting results were announced on Thursday night, Freeman was named the National League MVP. Since Jones in 1
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Freeman said: “I don’t think anyone dreamed of winning an MVP.” “When you were a kid, you just dreamed that one day you could watch TV like the guy you are watching. It’s amazing for such a thing. I went over There have been several years. This year, everything came together from beginning to end.”
Freeman (Freeman) won his first NL MVP award after being in the top ten in the first four votes. He received 28 votes out of 30 votes for selected members of the American Baseball Writers Association. Mookie Betts of the Dodgers and Manny Machado of the Padres are the other finalists for the award.
Soon after the results were announced, Jones posted a tweet congratulating Freeman and challenging him to win the honor again next year. In the past ten years, the two countries have had a profound friendship. Freeman’s first two full seasons with the Braves were the last two seasons of Jones’ career.
Congratulations, National League MVP. …My man @ FreddieFreeman5. no doubt. Knowing you can do it… it’s just a matter of time! Now do it again at 21.
-Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10) November 12, 2020
When Freeman received congratulations from Jones, Ryan Howard, Dan Uggla, and many other friends from the baseball world in 2006, from Jones, the Dutch National Football League’s most valuable player, He is at his home in California surrounded by his family. He and his father Fred expressed a heartfelt hug, and when Freddie’s mother died of melanoma at the age of 10, his parents’ responsibilities were expanded.
After the death of Freeman’s grandmother in March, Freeman was again emotionally depressed.
Freeman said: “For the Freeman family, it has been a difficult year, starting with the loss of grandmother. “But I have a few angels there. I think they really helped me through this season and helped me win this award. “
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Freeman (Freeman) scored 51 points (.341), softball rate (.462), playing rate (.640), OPS (1.102) and wRC+ (187) and ranked second in the country. In these five categories, the only player ahead of him is the Nationals’ Juan Soto, who only scored 196 sets, 66 fewer than Freeman.
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Freeman took out his hat from Ozuna,
“[Ozuna] That’s why I am here,” Freeman said. “He is behind me and Ronald is in front of me. I was injured around. The rule of thirds with the left and right rule of thirds is really difficult to bring in a left-handed, especially when d’Arnaud ranks fourth this year and the way he swings. I just have more opportunities to hurt. That’s because of Ronald, Marcel and Travis. “
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-Atlanta Braves (@Braves) November 13, 2020
Freeman produced the MLB highest of 3.4 fWAR, and he stayed away from the panic received on July 2 when he tested positive for COVID-19. After the fever rose to 104.5 degrees, he prayed “please don’t take me”.
Freeman lost eight pounds during his illness, and he rejoined the team’s summer camp training six days before the start of the regular season. In the four-day team competition and exhibition competition, he packed 30 plates to show up, and then accepted the challenge of Jacob DeGrom, who faced the Mets on the opening day.
It took Freeman the first few weeks to restore his timing and strength. In his first 15 games, his two home runs and .713 OPS hit .200. He then responded. From August 9th to the end of the season, there were 11 homers and 0.32 MLB best 1.220 OPS.
“It’s really amazing,” Freeman said. “Take a step back and see how my first two weeks started, I just want to play so fast. I only have five days to ask myself too much [to prepare]. But if I don’t try to do that, I won’t be me. I spent a few weeks. “
Freeman joined Jones,
“I had dinner with Ryan Howard about a week ago,” Freeman said. “He said:’ [MVP] Name it after you and everything will change. “
Mark Bowman Has been reporting “Legend of Brave” for MLB.com since 2001.