Francisco agrees to terms with San Diego Padres
Francisco, 31, started the 2013 season with the Yankees, but was designated for assignment on May 26 and eventually released on June 3. In 44 at-bats for the Yankees, the outfielder recorded five base hits, for a .114 average.
The Padres will be Francisco's seventh team in as many seasons, after spending the first six years of his career with just the Indians and Phillies. He is a career .253 hitter, with 50 home runs and 190 RBIs.