Atlanta Braves All-Star Freddie Freeman and Wife Chelsea Announce They’re Expecting Twins

August 30, 2020 Updated: August 30, 2020

Atlanta Braves All-Star Freddie Freeman and his wife, Chelsea, made a big announcement on social media on Friday: They’re expecting not one but two brand-new additions to the Freeman family coming in 2021.

The couple, who have been married since 2014, already have a 4-year-old son, Charlie, and he’ll be turning 5 in September.

Chelsea broke the news of the twins on her Instagram account by posting a photograph of two tiny matching white onesies emblazoned with the words: β€œPrayed for One” and “Blessed with Two.”

Beside the photograph, Chelsea captioned:

“Coming Early 2021…
A baby for each year we prayed πŸ™πŸ»β€οΈ”

She then added hashtags β€œpregnancy announcement” and β€œpregnancy after infertility.” You can see her adorable photo here.

On the same day, Freddie posted his own public announcement on Twitter. β€œParents of 3 coming soon! Love you @chelseafree5,” the 30-year-old first baseman captioned.

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Members of the Atlanta Braves who made the MLB All-Star Game pose for a photograph with their families before the game against the Toronto Blue Jays at SunTrust Park on June 26, 2018, in Atlanta, Ga. (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

The couple did not have to wait long for the public to join in the celebration along with the couple.

Instagrammers on the internet wrote lively and uplifting messages on Chelsea’s post such as: β€œSo exciting!!!!!! πŸ™πŸ»πŸ’πŸ’ƒπŸ»β€οΈπŸ‘πŸ» Hurray congrats” and β€œOMG 😭 IM SO HAPPY FOR YALL!!!” And it garnered over 20,000 likes in just a few hours.

Then on Saturday, she shared a family photoshoot with the three of them holding balloon letters that spell out “baby” and little Charlie wearing a T-shirt with the words β€œBig Brother” in baseball font. Check out their photoshoot here.

And the expectant mother offered up yet more surprises to come (to be revealed on Sunday, Aug. 30) with her caption:

“πŸ…‘πŸ…πŸ…‘πŸ…¨ 𝕩 ❷ π‘»π’‰π’‚π’π’Œ π’šπ’π’– 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒂𝒍𝒍 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒍𝒐𝒗𝒆.
πΏπ‘’π‘Žπ‘£π‘’ π‘¦π‘œπ‘’π‘Ÿ π‘”π‘’π‘›π‘‘π‘’π‘Ÿ 𝑔𝑒𝑒𝑠𝑠𝑠𝑠 π‘π‘’π‘™π‘œπ‘€!πŸ‘‡πŸ»
𝑾𝒆 π’˜π’Šπ’π’ 𝒑𝒐𝒔𝒕 𝒕𝒉𝒆 π’ˆπ’†π’π’…π’†π’“ 𝒓𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒂𝒍 π’—π’Šπ’…π’†π’ π’•π’π’Žπ’π’“π’“π’π’˜. πŸ’–πŸ’™πŸ’–πŸ’™”

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Freddie Freeman #5 of the Atlanta Braves and the National League attends the 89th MLB All-Star Game, presented by MasterCard red carpet with guests at Nationals Park on July 17, 2018, in Washington. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

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