During this record-tying span, Freeman has collected six hits and drawn five walks. He entered Wednesday having slashed .577/.677/1.308 over his past eight games, dating back to April 9.
Freeman's monster game at dish SD@ATL: Freeman slugs four extra-base hits in the winFreddie Freeman knocks two homers and two doubles, driving in three runs and scoring twice in the Braves' 5-4 win over the Padres
Burroughs set the Atlanta record during the first month of the 1978 season.
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