Freddie Freeman just got paid.
The Atlanta Braves came to the table with plans to keep him. For an eight year deal. Seriously, that’s a lot of money.
We’ll have a lot more on the deal tonight, but Chipper Jones had a great Tweet following the announcement:
Oh my! @FreddieFreeman5 got broke off! Can ur new chauffeur get a lil bit? Jk bruh, u deserve it! Dinner tmrw night. Ur treat???
— Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10) February 4, 2014
Chipper is of course referring to when he rescued the stranded Freeman from the side of the road in SnowJam 2014 last week:
— Taylor Higgins (@lilgeorgiapeach) January 29, 2014