|2013 Regular Season|
Freeman went 5 for 10 with two homers and five RBIs in the three-game series.
Freeman broke out of a 2-for-21 slump over his previous seven contests.
Freeman also doubled after going 0 for 12 in his previous four games.
Freeman is now sixth in the NL with a .314 average, after going 9 for 20 (.450) during a string of four consecutive multihit performances.
Freeman has hit safely in 13 of his last 14 contests, scoring 12 runs with 14 RBIs.
He is 16 for 40 (.400) during a nine-game hitting streak with 10 runs driven in.
Freeman, batting .309, is 8 for 17 (.471) with two homers and six RBIs in his last four games. He was 2 for 17 (.118) in his previous five contests.
Freeman had four RBIs with his first multihomer game this season and fourth of his career. He had one RBI in his previous nine games and was 4 for 26 (.154) in his prior seven.
Freeman says he jammed his left thumb on the first play of Saturday night's 5-2 win over the Reds. Shortstop Andrelton Simmons fielded Chris Heisey's grounder and threw slightly wide of first base, forcing Freeman to catch the ball in Heisey's path. Heisey hit Freeman's glove and was out. Freeman remained in the game and is wearing a soft splint on his hand on Sunday.
Freeman had been 6 for 27 with nine strikeouts over his previous seven games.
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