Francoeur returns and leads Braves to win

Bobby Cox gave Jeff Francoeur Tuesday night to snap a consecutive games streak. But the night off must have worked as Francoeur went 3-4 on Wednesday to lead the Braves to a victory over New York.

Bill Shanks is the author of Scout's Honor: The Bravest Way To Build A Winning Team, a look inside the Braves‘ traditional scouting and player development philosophies. He can be heard on 680 the Fan in Atlanta and 105.5 the Fan in Macon. Email Bill at

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