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Reds Trade Juan Francisco To Braves

Apr 01, 2012 6:14 PM EST

The Reds have traded third baseman Juan Francisco to the Braves for right-hander J.J. Hoover.

Francisco, 24, was competing with Todd Frazier to back up Scott Rolen. Francisco was signed by Cincinnati in 2004 and was out of minor league options.

Via Associated Press