Denver, CO (Sports Network) - The Colorado Rockies agreed to terms with left-
handed pitcher Jeff Francis, who will start Saturday's game against the
The former ace of the Rockies pitching staff, Francis, went 3-6 with a 3.72
ERA in 12 starts for Louisville this year, the Cincinnati Reds' Triple-A
While with Colorado for the first six seasons of his MLB career, the 31-year-
old posted a 55-50 mark to go with a 4.77 ERA and 603 strikeouts in 882 2/3
Francis spent last season with the Kansas City Royals, registering a 6-16
record with a 4.82 ERA and 91 strikeouts in 183 innings pitched.
In addition, the Rockies designated pitcher Esmil Rogers for assignment.
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