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Francoeur, Solarte help Padres beat Cubs

Jeff Francoeur arrived at Wrigley Field on Wednesday both smiling and wounded. “Last night, when I was packing my bags, a bat came down and smoked me right here,” Francoeur said, pointing to a small gash between his eyebrows. “I could’ve said I beat somebody up or did something like that.” Later that evening, Francoeur helped the Padres beat the Cubs, 8-3, singling and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Jeff Francoeur pranked again, trapped in coaches’ bathroom (Video)

Jeff Francoeur was called up to the big leagues by the San Diego Padres on Wednesday, so his minor league teammates from Triple-A El Paso decided to give him a going away present. Cody Decker, who has 13 home runs for the Chihuahuas this season, produced yet another video in which the team runs a […]
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Frenchy's Revenge: Chihuahuas Prank Jeff Francoeur Again as He Gets Call Back to Padres

((ht: Atlanta Brave, New York Met, Kansas City Royal and San Francisco Padre Jeff Francoeur can now add another Major League Baseball team to his ever-growing resume--the San Diego Padres.Francoeur on Wednesday got a call up from the Padres Triple-A team in El Paso.But not before his friends and teammates on the Chihuahuas got one last practical joke in....Check...
Via Online Sports Guys
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Jeff Francoeur Gets Got Once Again

Rarely is the sequel as good as the original and, hardly ever, is it better.  This is not one of those times. Back in April, Jeff Francoeur’s teammates with the El Paso Chihuahuas convinced him that reliever Jorge Reyes was deaf.  And the best part…they kept up the charade for weeks.  So, on the eve of Francoeur getting promoted to the San Diego Padres…his teammates struck...
Via Hall of Very Good
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The El Paso Chihuahuas have pranked Jeff Francoeur...again

Back in April, the El Paso Chihuahuas pulled off an epic month-long prank against former big leaguer, and current AAA teammate, Jeff Francoeur. Well, "Frenchy" got the call up to San Diego and the Chihuahuas decided to send him off the right way, making him look dumb on camera...again.Credit to "Frenchy" for realizing that his teammates were not going to let him...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Padres Promote Francoeur; Maybin Suspended

The carousel that is the San Diego Padres 25-man roster continues at full speed into the end of July as the team has promoted outfielder Jeff Francoeur from Triple-A El Paso. Francoeur’s call-up to the Majors became necessary following the suspension of outfielder Cameron Maybin who violated MLB’s drug use policy by testing positive for amphetamines. Maybin will be serving a...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Francoeur’s Triple-A Teammates Successfully Prank Him Once Again (Video)

Outfielder-turned-pitcher Jeff Francoeur was reportedly called up by the San Diego Padres on Tuesday, and while that’s great news for his career, that unfortunately means the end of his minor-league teammates pranking him. Thankfully, though, the El Paso Chihuahuas got one more prank in before Francoeur was promoted to the bigs. Back in April, Francoeur’s Triple-A teammates...
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WATCH: Jeff Francoeur again victimized by brilliant prank

Back in April, the El Paso Chihuahuas pranked teammate Jeff Francoeur, convincing him that a teammate was deaf. In honor of Francoeur’s promotion to the major league today, Cody Decker of the Chihuahuas released another prank video, in which the team locks Francoeur in the bathroom. I won’t spoil the conclusion, but it’s pretty fantastic. Poor Jeff. Hopefully the Padres let...
Via The Outside Corner
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Padres’ Minor League Team Again Pulls Epic Prank On Jeff Francoeur

As if one time wasn’t enough to prank Jeff Francoeur, several Chihuahuas players went after the 30-year-old outfielder who was called up to the Padres this afternoon. Francoeur, who did some pitching with the Padres’ Triple-A team, was trapped by his teammates after going into the coaches’ bathroom.  Here’s the previous prank in which his teammates convince him […]...
Via Diehardsport
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Francoeur returns to majors, Atlanta with Padres

Parkview's pride and joy will return home this weekend. Former Atlanta Brave right fielder Jeff Francoeur was called up by the San Diego Padres Wednesday. Francoeur, who had an opt-out clause on his minor league deal, was hitting .294 with a .465 slugging percentage and 15 homers with the Triple-A El Paso Chihuahuas. It should be noted he also pitched in relief and posted a...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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