The Braves busted the game wide open with a 7-run sixth inning. Ozzie Albies connected for his first career grand slam which put Atlanta in front 5-1. Albies finished the evening 2-for-6 with five RBI.
Freddie Freeman came to the plate two batters later and connected for his sixth home run of the year to blow the game wide open. Freeman was a flawless 5-for-5 in the game giving him the first 5-hit effort of his career.
“It is a good one and definitely one that I will remember as it is my first five hit game. But the big one tonight was Ozzie and his grand slam.”— FOX Sports: Braves (@FOXSportsBraves) May 11, 2018
— Freddie Freeman on Ozzie Albies and the @Braves win tonight. #Braves | #ChopOn pic.twitter.com/ym9DLRkQeY
“It’s a good game and I kept the team in it. Overall, it was a solid outing.”— FOX Sports: Braves (@FOXSportsBraves) May 11, 2018
— Mike Foltynewicz is happy with his performance and helping the @Braves pick up a win. #Braves | #ChopOn pic.twitter.com/PGyzvJYUCD