Padres signed OF Ben Francisco to a minor league contract, assigned him to Triple-A Tucson.
Yankees released OF Ben Francisco.
Yankees designated OF Ben Francisco for assignment.
Ben Francisco went 0-for-4 as the Yankees' No. 2 hitter in Monday's loss.
Ben Francisco is serving as the Yankees' designated hitter in Monday's season-opener against the Red Sox.
Yankees purchased the contract of OF Ben Francisco from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Ben Francisco hit his first two homers of the spring Saturday versus the Tigers.
Yankees signed OF Ben Francisco to a minor league contract.
Mike Puma of the New York Post reports that the Mets have "preliminary" interest in Ben Francisco.
The New York Post's Joel Sherman reports that the Yankees are interested in Ben Francisco.
Indians released OF Ben Francisco.
Indians signed OF Ben Francisco to a minor league contract.
Ben Francisco's agent, John Boggs, told Mark Hale of the New York Post that the Yankees and Mets are among the teams who have expressed interest in his client.
The Giants have spoken to Ben Francisco's agent, John Boggs.