Aug. 20 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 CST3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-The San Francisco Giants have placed right-hander Chad Gaudin on the 15-day disabled list with carpal tunnel syndrome and designated Francoeur for assignment. Analysis: Francoeur batted .194 with no homers and four RBIs in 22 games with the Giants.
Aug. 4 10:31 AM PT11:31 AM MT12:31 PM CT1:31 PM ET13:31 ET17:31 GMT1:31 CST10:31 AM MST12:31 PM EST1:01 PM VEN21:31 UAE12:31 PM CT-Francoeur went 3 for 4 in a 2-1, 10-inning loss to the Rays on Saturday night. Analysis: Francoeur ended a pathetic 0-for-15 slide for the champs.
July 5 5:36 PM PT6:36 PM MT7:36 PM CT8:36 PM ET20:36 ET0:36 GMT8:36 CST5:36 PM MST7:36 PM EST8:06 PM VEN4:36 UAE (+1)7:36 PM CT-Kansas City requested unconditional release waivers on Francoeur. Analysis: Francoeur, who was designated for assignment June 30, hit .208 with three homers and 13 RBIs for the Royals this season.