Jon Morosi of FOX Sports was told by a source that Freddie Freeman's extension with the Braves could be worth as much of $125 million over eight years.
Jon Morosi of FOX Sports was told by a source that Freddie Freeman's extension with the Braves is in the $100 million range.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Braves and Freddie Freeman have agreed to a contract extension.
According to Jon Morosi and Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Braves and Freddie Freeman are close to announcing a multi-year contract extension.
Freddie Freeman and the Braves will go to an arbitration hearing on February 13.
Freddie Freeman requested $5.75 million and was offered $4.5 million from the Braves when arbitration figures were exchanged on Friday.
Braves general manager Frank Wren said Friday that the club will head to arbitration hearings with Freddie Freeman, Craig Kimbrel and Jason Heyward.
Freddie Freeman is not in the Braves' starting lineup on Monday night against the Brewers.
Freddie Freeman finished 3-for-4 with two RBI in the Braves' 6-1 win over the Marlins on Thursday.
Freddie Freeman went 2-for-5 with five RBI in the Braves' 13-5 victory over the Mets on Monday.
Freddie Freeman belted a two-run homer off Jose Fernandez on Friday, powering the Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Marlins.
Freddie Freeman is not in the Braves' starting lineup for Thursday night's game against the Indians.
Freddie Freeman has collected multiple hits five times during his current six-game hitting streak.
Freddie Freeman finished 2-for-3 with two walks, a double, home run, three RBI and two runs scored in the Braves' win over the Marlins on Sunday.