Watch: What a difference a year makes for the Braves
Comparing the 2018 and 2017 Braves on May 24. On May 24, the Braves are 29-19. Last season on May 24, the Braves were 20-24. On May 24, Ozzie Albies has 14 homers in the majors. Last season on May 24, Albies had 2 homers in the minors. On May 24, Freddie Freeman has a .324 batting average, 9 homers, 35 RBIs. On May 24, 2017, Freeman was on the disabled list with a fractured wrist. On May 24, Nick Markakis has 7 homers. On May 24, 2017, Markakis had one home run. On May 24, Sean Newcomb is 5-1 with a 2.39
On May 24, 2017, a year ago, the Braves lost to the Pirates and fell to 20-24.
Freddie Freeman had a fractured wrist and was on the disabled list and the Braves’ infield that day included Matt Adams at first base, Brandon Phillips at second base, Jace Peterson at shortstop and Rio Ruiz at third base.
Things sure have changed.
The Braves are 29-19 on May 24, 2018.
Watch the video above to see other stats that show how things have changed for key Braves and the team.