Jeff Francoeur RUMORS & NEWS

  • Braves send Jeff Francoeur to Marlins in a three-way trade also involving the Rangers

    Hardball Talk "MLB.com’s Joe Frisaro hears Marlins minor league catcher Matt Foley is also involved in the deal, though it’s not yet known to which team he’ll go. It’s also unknown if Foley does or does not live in a van down by the river. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Braves are sending..." August 25

  • Braves Pull Jim Johnson Back After Waiver Claim; Jeff Francoeur Clears Revocable Waivers

    MLB Trade Rumors "Outfielder Jeff Francoeur and right-hander Jim Johnson were both placed on revocable trade waivers by the Braves this week, reports Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, though their placements had very different outcomes. Francoeur cleared waivers and is now free to be traded to any team, whereas Johnson..." August 11

  • Braves 'aggressively' shopping Aybar, Francoeur

    The Score "The last-place Atlanta Braves are expected to continue their rebuild by making a number of veterans available at the non-waiver trade deadline. Among the names the Braves are looking to deal are infielder Erick Aybar and outfielder Jeff Francoeur, who rival executives say are are being..." July 24

  • Jeff Francoeur: Players overwhelmingly want stiffer PED penalties

    ESPN "Atlanta Braves outfielder Jeff Francoeur estimated that 90 percent of Major League Baseball players are in favor of stronger penalties for performance-enhancing drug use. He also said changes to the game's drug testing agreement might be necessary as a disincentive to players who are "cheating the..." July 08