Baseball Notes: Indians release Francoeur
Francoeur had 35 at-bats with the Tribe this spring, hitting .286 with one home run and 10 RBI.
Francoeur played 59 games for Kansas City last season, hitting .208 with three home runs and 13 RBIs. He was released by the Royals on July 5 and signed by San Francisco four days later. Francoeur hit .194 for the Giants in 22 games with no home runs and four RBIs.