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Lion Fight 14- Jorina Baars vs. Cris Cyborg full weigh in and face off video

About the only time I have literally yelled out “Daaaamn, he’s shredded” during a weigh in was when Nicaraguan boxer Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez weighed in for his fight with Juan Francisco Estrada back in 2010. I have seen hundreds of weigh-ins and that little dude is the only one that has gotten an instant reaction from me. But today another fighter joins that pantheon...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Apparently Spring Training Numbers Don’t Matter (Except When They Do)

(Image: Associated Press) The Brewers officially announced the end of the Juan Francisco experiment earlier today.  My colleague Nick Michalski said this is the right move for Francisco, and I see no reason to disagree.  Francisco seems to have worked hard in winter ball, made adjustments to his approach at the plate, and was having a great spring at the time of his release...
Via Brewers Bar
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers’ Decision on Francisco Right for Player, Impact for Team Murky

(Photo: Getty Images) The Juan Francisco saga cleared up a little bit Monday, with reports specifying that Francisco had been placed on release waivers, clearing him to sign with another team. A release from the Brewers was not the result I envisioned with Francisco.  After the conclusion of the 2013 season, I was adamant that the Brewers look proactively and determinedly...
Via Brewers Bar
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers release 1B Juan Francisco

Ever since Lyle Overbay and Mark Reynolds were told they were on the team's 25-man roster, Juan Francisco's removal from the roster was expected. The club made the move official Monday, requesting waivers on the 26-year-old for the purpose of his unconditional release. Francisco hit .346 with three home runs and six RBI this spring, but the Brewers opted to keep the two veteran...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers rumors: Juan Francisco released during Spring Training

No official statement given from the Milwaukee Brewers organization as of Sunday morning but Juan Francisco has an empty locker in Maryvale, Arizona. Francisco who has had a great offensive showing this spring has been a liability in the field that can't be looked over.After coming over from the Atlanta Braves last June, Francisco showed power and versatility at the plate. With...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Francisco makes his noise with bat

PHOENIX -- Juan Francisco is oftentimes slumped over in his locker, intently focused on his phone or iPod, seemingly oblivious to what's going on around him. The Milwaukee Brewers first baseman rarely smiles or shows any emotion for that matter. A glance at the team's media guide usually provides a series of hobbies or interesting facts about the players, but Francsico'...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers notebook: Francisco turns on the power

PHOENIX -- With the kind of power Juan Francisco has, simply making more contact would likely result in an impressive number of home runs. Francisco got his exhibition season off to a good start by hitting towering home runs in each of his first two at-bats, driving in three runs in Milwaukee's 11-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics in its Cactus League opener Thursday at Phoenix...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Tuesday: Juan Francisco searches for consistency at the plate

MILWAUKEE -- After back-to-back four strikeout games, Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Juan Francisco got Tuesday off in an attempt to clear his mind. Francisco is 1-for-17 with 13 strikeouts on the current homestand and was visually frustrated Monday night. While Francisco is a high strikeout and big power player, he has recently been missing pitches he usually drives. Former Astros...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Juan For the Road: Braves Designate Francisco for Assignment

The Atlanta Braves made a move that may have surprised some of the fans of the feathered, as the team announced that they had designated third baseman Juan Francisco for assignment to make room for rookie reliever Alex Wood, who debuted for the team in Thursday’s 11-3 victory over the Blue Jays. For those who are not familiar with the terms of being designated, this means that...
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May 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Braves trade for Reds' 3B Francisco

GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- The Cincinnati Reds traded third baseman Juan Francisco to the Atlanta Braves for right-hander J.J. Hoover on Sunday. The 24-year-old Francisco was competing with Todd Frazier to back up Scott Rolen. Francisco was signed by the Reds in 2004 and was out of minor league options. Francisco has played 81 games in the majors. The lefty hitter has a career batting...
Via Fox Sports South
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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