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Francoeur recalled, felt 'betrayed' after demotion

Updated: July 8, 2008, 12:49 AM ET
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ATLANTA -- Jeff Francoeur's stay in the minor leagues barely lasted a weekend.

Francoeur, who had four hits in his third game with Double-A Mississippi on Sunday, was recalled to the Atlanta Braves on Monday.

Under normal circumstances, Francoeur would have had to spend 10 days in the minors. The four-year veteran, who was 7-for-13 during his three-game stint in the minors, would have been in the starting lineup against the Dodgers but was unable to get on an earlier flight.

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