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This is a 2020 photo of Freddie Freeman of the Atlanta Braves baseball team. This image reflects the 2020 active roster as of Feb. 20, 2020 when this image was taken. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Another Atlanta sports star is following the lead of Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan.

Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman says he'll match Ryan's donation of $50,000 to the Atlanta Community Food Bank, which distributes food to the needy, and $50,000 to the Giving Kitchen, which aides food service workers who are financially hit by the coronavirus outbreak.

In addition, Freeman says he'll donate another $25,000 to the Salvation Army.

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