Jays Put Francisco on DL

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Major League Baseball(TORONTO) — The Toronto Blue Jays have placed outfielder Ben Francisco on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain.

Francisco has had a tough first season in Toronto. He is currently hitting .206 with no home runs or RBIs, while only playing in 16 games.

Toronto has called up third baseman David Cooper from Triple-A Las Vegas. Through 42 games with Las Vegas, Cooper has hit .298, with six home runs and 34 RBIs.

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