Freddie Freeman : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Contract and Salary
Freddie Freeman is a Canadian-American professional baseball first baseman know all about him in this article as like his Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Contract and Salary
|Name||Frederick Charles Freeman|
|Birthdate ( Age)||12 September 1989|
|Place of Birth||Villa Park, California, United States|
|Children||Maximus Turner Freeman, Brandon John Freeman, Frederick Charles Freeman II|
Father - Fred Freeman
Mother - Rosemary Freeman
|Education||El Modena High School|
|Profession||Baseball First Baseman|
|Net Worth||$40 Million|
|Last Update||November 2021|
Frederick Charles Freeman is a Canadian-American professional baseball first baseman for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2010, and is a five-time MLB All-Star.
Freeman won a Gold Glove Award in 2018, the Silver Slugger Award in 2019 and 2020, and the National League's Most Valuable Player Award in 2020.
Early Life and Family
Freeman was born in Fountain Valley, California. Both of Freeman's parents are from Ontario, Canada. His mother was from Peterborough, while his father is from Windsor.Because Freeman's parents were both born in Canada, Freeman holds Canadian citizenship in addition to American citizenship.He grew up a fan of the Los Angeles Angels.
Freeman attended El Modena High School in Orange, California, where he was a third baseman and a pitcher. As a senior in 2007, Freeman hit for a .417 batting average and had a 6–1 win-loss record as a pitcher. The Orange County Register named him its 2007 player of the year. He signed a letter of intent with Cal State Fullerton.
Freddie Freeman Wife
Freeman married Chelsea Goff in 2014. Goff appeared in a season 7 episode of Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta.The couple have three sons.Freeman and his family live in Atlanta during baseball season and in California during the off-season.
Freddie Freeman Net Worth
Frederick Charles Freeman is a Canadian-American professional baseball first baseman for the Atlanta Braves has an estimated Net Worth around $40 Miliion in 2021,
Freddie Freeman Contrct and Salary
Freddie Freeman signed a 8 year / $135,000,000 contract with the Atlanta Braves, including a $2,875,000 signing bonus, $135,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $16,875,000.
The Atlanta Braves selected Freeman in the second round, with the 78th overall selection, of the 2007 MLB draft. Freeman signed with the team for $409,500, foregoing his college scholarship.He was the Braves' fifth-best prospect heading into the 2009 season, according to Baseball America,and the 11th-best prospect overall in their mid-season top 25.
Freeman was called up to the Braves on September 1, 2010, as part of the team's September call-ups, and made his MLB debut that same day.On September 5, 2010, he got his first career MLB hit off Florida Marlins pitcher Clay Hensley, and on September 21, 2010, he hit his first MLB home run off Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay.He played 20 games with the Braves and batted .167. Freeman was not a part of the Braves' playoff roster.
On February 4, 2014, Freeman agreed to an eight-year, $135 million extension.Freeman was named an All-Star for the second time in 2014, and played the last three innings of the game.He led the team in batting average and on base plus slugging percentage in 2014.Freeman underwent LASIK surgery in October 2017,to correct vision problems that had manifested since 2012.He was selected to his third All Star game as the National League's starting first baseman.He also accepted an invitation to participate in the 2018 Home Run Derby.
Freeman, along with Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs, won the 2018 Gold Glove for first base in the National League.Freeman's teammates Ender Inciarte and Nick Markakis won the same award for center field and right field, respectively, marking the first time that three Atlanta Braves had won the honor in the same season.Additionally, Freeman received the 2018 Wilson Defensive Player of the Year Award and finished fourth on the National League Most Valuable Player award voting.
Freeman was named the National League's starting first baseman for the 2021 All-Star Game.On August 18, 2021, Freeman hit for the cycle against the Miami Marlins.This was the fourth time an Atlanta Braves player had ever done so, the second time Freeman has done it, and only the ninth time in Braves' history.