''When we got down in the 13th, I'm sure a lot of people didn't think we'd come back to win that game,'' Freeman said.On a night of rarities Amari Cooper Black Jersey for the Braves, Freddie Freeman hit for the cycle and a two-run deficit in extra innings didn't mean the team with the worst record in the majors was going to lose yet again.
Chase d'Arnaud had a bases-loaded single in the 13th inning to cap a three-run rally and Atlanta beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-8 on Wednesday night.
The Reds took an 8-6 lead in the 13th on Jose Peraza's bases-loaded Nike Ben Grubbs Jersey walk with two outs and Joey Votto's run-scoring single off Alexi Ogando (2-1), the Braves' ninth pitcher.
The Braves snapped a four-game losing streak in a game even Reds manager Bryan Price had to appreciate.
''For entertainment value, that had to have been one of the great games of the season,'' Price said.
Freeman became the first Brave to hit for the cycle since Mark Kotsay against the Cubs on Aug. 14, 2008. He is also the first to do it in the majors this season.
''It would have meant nothing if we didn't win,'' Freeman said.
Freeman came close http://www.officialpanthersnflauthentic.com to the cycle in the series opener against the Reds on Monday, when he had a homer, double and single.
''It seems I always need a triple,'' said Freeman, who had no triples in 2015 but now has two this season.
Freeman led off the 11th with a single to center field to complete his cycle. The Braves loaded the bases off Tony Cingrani with no outs in the inning but could not score.
Freeman's opposite-field homer into the first row of the left-field http://www.officialauthenticcowboysstore.com/Nike-Alfred-Morris-Jersey.html seats tied the game at 6-all in the sixth. Freeman also had a triple in the fourth and double in the third.