Marlins are looking at a couple righthanded bats, including Jeff francoeur. Would be nice veteran add for clubhouse.
CSN Philly "Jeff Francoeur came to the Phillies’ spring training camp in February as a non-roster player fighting to keep his career alive. He has succeeded. Francoeur has had a strong season off the Phillies’ bench and appears to have earned himself a little more job certainty with the club heading..." September 24
Jeff Francoeur was recently claimed on waivers and pulled back by #phillies. Can't be traded this month.
CSN Bay Area "The Giants made a series of roster moves Saturday, all but one of them expected. They officially handed a No. 23 uniform to outfielder Jeff Francoeur after purchasing his contract from Triple-A Fresno. As Giants manager Bruce Bochy said a day earlier, Francoeur will form the right-handed..." July 14
Sources: Francoeur agrees with #SFGiants.
Sporting News "The struggling San Francisco Giants have reached a deal with veteran outfielder Jeff Francoeur, FOXSports.com reports. Francoeur, 29, was released by the Kansas City Royals over the weekend. The nine-year MLB veteran and one-time Gold Glove winner was dreadful for the Royals this season,..." July 09
Kansas City Star "For players and coaches, there’s nothing normal about the six-month grind of a baseball season. It’s a barrage of pressure-packed games and endless flights with precious little downtime. But the Royals got the rare chance to relax as a group Monday night in Atlanta. Right fielder Jeff..." April 16
Kansas City Star "Whatever the numbers say, or even merely suggest, is irrelevant to Royals right fielder Jeff Francoeur as this extended spring training crawls toward its conclusion. It’s not that they lie; he contends they are simply unimportant. “I hit several balls hard the last three games,” Francoeur..." March 20
Royals Review "By now you've surely read the article about Jeff Francoeur's off season. How he had a "terrible" year last year. How he worked hard this winter. How he's talking comeback. The blog-approved reaction is snark, snark and more snark. With a side of snark. Yet I can't do it. Spring is about..." February 28
Kansas City Star "This might surprise you. There is strong commiseration from one player in the Royals’ clubhouse for those who slammed the club for trading mega-prospect Wil Myers in December to Tampa Bay because it left no viable alternative to Jeff Francoeur in right field. That player is Jeff..." February 24