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Man Found Dead In Atlanta Braves Ballpark Freezer Has Been Identified

A bunch of baseballs with the MLB logo on it in a net.

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The man who reportedly passed away Tuesday in SunTrust Park, home of the Atlanta Braves, has been identified. Todd Keeling, who was 48 years old, reportedly was unable to get out of the facility's beer cooler.

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Keeling was installing his beer tap invention - Draftwell - when he passed away. His aunt, Fran Kuchta, told the publication he "couldn't get out" of the cooler.

Fran Kuchta, Keeling’s aunt, said police told the family that he was in the cooler and couldn’t get out.

She said her nephew was excited to learn that another MLB stadium wanted his beer tap technology, Draftwell, which was going to cut down pour times at SunTrust from a 14-second average to five seconds.

A co-worker apparently made the discovery of the man's body ahead of the Braves vs. Reds game on Tuesday night.

Even more heartbreaking - Keeling's two sons were reportedly in town to help him put the system in, but they left a few days ago and he stayed to finish the installation.

At the moment, it's unclear whether any foul play led to Keeling getting stuck in the cooler. It's also unclear how long he was trapped in the facility.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Keeling's family and friends.