“I was just thankful to get another opportunity,” Freeman said. “I was pretty terrible the first eight innings.
“Usually when you are feeling bad at the plate and missing opportunities you want another one just to redeem yourself,” he said.
Freeman hit his eighth homer off Brewers jerseys closer cheap Neftali Feliz jersey (0 3), who was summoned to pitch the ninth in a tie game. cheap Adonis Garcia jersey led off the inning with a double and Freeman hit a 1 1 pitch over the wall in center field.
“That’s the guy we want up there, (and) that’s the reason why,” Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said.
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Atlanta trailed 8 4 after six innings but scored six runs in the final three innings against Milwaukee’s bullpen. The Brewers jerseys’ cheap Jacob Barnes jersey, who had not allowed a run in 12 1/3 innings this season, gave up three runs in the seventh to spark the Atlanta comeback.
“They had good at bats against all of us,” Barnes said. “They made us work a little bit. They were able to find holes with not the hardest hit balls.”
The Braves jerseys scored another run in the eighth to tie the score.
“We had the game set up good,” Milwaukee manager Craig Counsell said. “We were up 8 4 going into the seventh and had cheap Jacob Barnes jersey throwing. We’ll take that every night.”
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Braun and cheap Hernan Perez jersey both had three hits for Milwaukee.
Feliz was signed by Milwaukee during the offseason to be its closer and has converted five of six save chances, but has a 6.52 ERA in 9 2/3 innings.
Milwaukee starter cheap Chase Anderson jersey allowed four runs and four hits in six innings. He received his third no decision to go with a 2 0 record despite a 2.10 ERA.
Atlanta starter cheap Bartolo Colon jersey gave up six runs and 10 hits in five innings. The 43 year old has a 5.59 ERA in five starts.
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Anderson and cheap Jonathan Villar jersey hit consecutive comeback grounders to Colon in the fourth. The veteran right hander grabbed the ball out of his glove each time and purposely glared at it before throwing to first for an out.
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