Jeff Francoeur

All-Time Saves Leader
All-Time Saves Leader
Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon got out of some trouble in the ninth and closed the door for the save in tonight's 3-2 win over the Pirates.  With that save, Papelbon became the Phillies' all-time saves leader with 113, breaking a tie with Jose Mesa...
Opening Day Roster Set
Opening Day Roster Set
The Phillies have finalized their Opening Day roster for the 2015 regular season. The club made the following transactions today: Infielder Andres Blanco and outfielder Jeff Francoeur had their contracts selected; outfielder Jordan Danks was optioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA); right-handers Chad Billingsley and Jonathan Pettibone were placed on the 15-day disabled list and left-hander Mario Hollands
Byrd to Reds
Byrd to Reds
According to FOX Sports' MLB reporter Ken Rosenthal the Reds are set to acquire Marlon Byrd from the Phillies.  Rosenthal hears that prospect right-hander Ben Lively is one of the players headed back to Philadelphia in the deal.  Rosenthal also tweets that the Reds will receive a significant amont of money in the deal to cover Byrd’s remaining salary...