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freeman, braves rally in 8th to beat diamondbacks 4-3

atlanta — the arizona diamondbacks had their comeback mojo working.the braves had freddie freeman, who has been as productive as ever since missing 44 games with a fractured wrist.freeman homered and had the decisive hit off archie bradley in atlanta's two-run eighth inning to lead the braves past the diamondbacks 4-3 on friday night.freeman has three homers in seven games since coming off the disabled list on july 4.the biggest hit for the left-handed hitting freeman was the line drive to left field against the shift with runners on second and third in the eighth."if there's a guy in scoring position and there's a hole over there, i'm going for it every time," freeman said.diamondbacks manager torey lovullo said he considered walking freeman."we believe in archie and freeman just beat us," lovullo said. "we thought about it, but we thought archie was the guy to get us out of the mess."the diamondbacks lead the majors with 29 comeback wins and were in position for no. 30 when chris owings scored the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch in the eighth.the braves answered quickly against bradley (3-2). ender inciarte beat second baseman brandon drury's throw to first for an infield single and raced to third on brandon phillips' double into the right-field corner.freeman's single to left easily scored inciarte. phillips tripped when rounding third base but then scored when the throw from the outfield went to second base. freeman was credited with one rbi. there was no e...