However, he was in the Braves’ lineup for Tuesday’s spring training opener and smacked a double in his first at-bat. “Freeman is fine,” manager Fredi Gonzalez told Mark Bowman of MLB.com. “His first at-bat, you couldn’t ask for any better test than that.”
Bowman reports that Freeman will take Wednesday off and, in general, get more rest than he typically would for the next couple weeks. But barring a setback he certainly seems on track to be fully healthy for Opening Day.