Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 4/7/13
Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman, has had a pretty good start to the season. And since failure is more prominent than fortune in baseball, when players are experiencing consistent success at the plate, the last thing they want is for their at bats to be interrupted, especially by injury. So it’s understandable that Freeman, who is hitting .417, with a home run and seven RBIs, was upset when he got to the ballpark and found out that the team put him on the disabled list because of an oblique strain. According to ESPN, the Braves first baseman was upset he didn’t get a say in the matter. “They didn’t even give me a choice,” Freeman said before Atlanta’s game with the Chicago Cubs. “It’s my career. I should be able to make that decision.” “They didn’t even tell me anything,” Freeman said. “I don’t know what’s going on. I’m pretty [angry] right now.” Braves general manager Frank Wren, said that the team didn’t want to take any chances with their talented first bas
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