LaVel Maurice Freeman
Positions: Designated Hitter and Pinch Runner
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 170 lb.
Born: February 18, 1963 in Oakland, CA
High School: John F. Kennedy HS (Sacramento, CA)
School: Sacramento City College (Sacramento, CA)
Drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 1st round (26th pick) of the 1983 amateur draft (January).
Debut: April 7, 1989 (Age 26.048, 13,190th in MLB history)
vs. DET 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Team: Brewers 1989
Last Game: April 8, 1989 (Age 26.049)
vs. DET 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- July 2015
- 7/24 Reviewing the Brew: Top Minor League Hitters in Milwaukee Brewers History: #9 LaVel Freeman, 1987 El Paso: LaVel Freeman had one of the top half-dozen 'raw numbers' seasons ever compiled by a hitter in the Milwaukee Brewers...
News -- August 2014
- 8/22 Reviewing the Brew: Beating the Bushes: Top Farm Teams in Brewers History, #11 Beloit: Nine weeks agoI began a weekly series looking back at some of the top farm squads in the history of Brewers baseball, dating back...
- 8/8 Reviewing the Brew: Beating the Bushes: Top Farm Teams in Brewers History, #12 Beloit: Eight weeks agoI began a weekly series looking back at some of the top farm squads in the history of Brewers baseball, dating...
News -- December 2013
- 12/31 The Greatest 21 Days: Lavel Freeman, Tough Decision - 161: Originally published Oct. 16, 2010Lavel Freeman had been talked about in spring 1989 for a Brewers outfield slot. But, by the...