• Rickt: I am the biggest Cal Jr fan around but one of my good friends played minor l...

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution just cannot get themselves enough of the Francoeurs. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know Jeff Francoeur and his longtime love Catie recently tied the knot. And ever since, we’ve been treated to a number of intimate glimpses inside the lives of Atlanta’s most adorable couple.

First, we learned about the honeymoon.

Then, Jeff and Catie shared their favorite movies.

Today, we take a tour inside the couple’s 4-bedroom, 3 1/2 bath Duluth, Ga. home.

But that’s not all! We’re also treated to a photo album with pics from the couple’s Thanksgiving, wedding and honeymoon, as well as private moments at home.

And we get a super in depth look at everything Jeff and Catie, from his anoying habits to details about her gorgeous wedding gown.

Here are just a few of the way-too-cute tidbits the AJC has dug up:

  • For his 24th birthday, Catie made dinner reservations — during the college football national championship game. Faux pas!
  • Jeff is a clutz. So far he’s broken one framed picture given to the couple as a wedding present and two Christmas ornaments.
  • Jeff has “never played less golf” since getting married.
  • Jeff has trouble remembering to put the toilet seat down.
  • Her cellphone ring tone: “Can’t Touch This.”
  • His cellphone ring tone: “Beer in Mexico.”
  • Catie’s “homemade” chocolate chip cookies are really Pillsbury.
  • The Francoeurs have decided to wait at least five years to have a child.
  • One of Jeff’s and Catie’s two dogs goes to a dog psychyatrist for anxiety issues.
  • Catie is a University of Georgia grad.
  • Jeff, a Clemson fan, grudgingly coexists with a Bulldog cookie jar and pets with UGA collars.

And that’s just the tip of the iceberg!

8 Responses to “More matrimonial bliss courtesy of Frenchy and Catie.”

  1. Sarah Green says:

    Jeff Kent does it with sunflower seeds.

  2. Paul Moro says:

    When I had heard about his comments, my initial thought was “Oh come on… Don’t make me have to rally behind Jeff Kent…”

    Even so, the manner in which he said it is still pretty douchey.

  3. Paul Moro says:

    “gorgeous wedding gown”. Your words, Ward. Not mine.

  4. Sarah Green says:

    Two reactions:

    1. MY GOD when will baseball season get here and SPARE US from this mindless filler!?!

    2. What a ridiculously cute couple. Squeal!

  5. I usually hate this type of garbage news, especially when actual news organizations like the AJC print it. However, after everything that could go horribly wrong off the field did this Winter for the MLB, a little innocent, “aw shucks” story doesn’t bother me. I draw the line the day Mike Lukovich incorporates these two into his comics though.

  6. Coley Ward says:

    Matt, I would agree that there’s nothing wrong with the occasional “aw shucks” story. But let’s not kid ourselves. The AJC has now written FOUR stories about the Frenchies in the last month. PLUS, they did a story about the couple at Thanksgiving. That’s a lot of Frenchies.

    But you know what? I don’t care. I can’t get enough. These two are just that cute.

  7. I barfed on Sunday’s Living section.

  8. Sarah Green says:

    I can’t believe they aren’t planning on kids until five years from now. What will the AJC *do* until then?!?! If only there were something else to cover…something big…any sort of news event, really. But it’s just so quiet these days…I guess they have no choice.

Leave a Reply

    Recent Comments

    • Rickt: I am the biggest Cal Jr fan around but one of my good friends played minor league baseball in the Orioles...
    • HADAJUN: I wish for play in Japan. The death is regrettable.
    • David the okajima: was wondering if I related too this guy?
    • HaroldHecuba: Mike Mussina is EASTERN EUROPEAN, not Italian.
    • handsomerandyblackladdiebrad1953: Plus,Jackson’s Polo Grounds-heightened batting stats,when park-adjusted,make...

Marketplace

    Subscribe via email

    Enter your email address:

    Archives

What's Popular

Featured posts

220px-Bbwaa_logo_web

December 5, 2011

Will anybody get elected to the Hall of Fame this year?

Last week, we asked you to vote for who you would like to see enshrined in baseball’s Hall of Fame. The verdict? If it were up to UmpBump readers, nobody would make it in. The leading vote getter (so far) is Jeff Bagwell, who has 60% support. Of course, in the real voting, players need […]

January 5, 2011

Annual UmpBump Hall of Fame Balloting: 2011 Edition

In what has become an annual tradition, we here at UmpBump cast our ballots for the Hall of Fame on the eve of the announcements of the voting for the real Hall of Fame. Voters can vote for anyone ever who has been retired from baseball for at least five years and is not already […]

According to the internet, "The Little Napoleon" John McGraw was the greatest manager of all time.

October 19, 2010

Crowdsourcing the Greats: The Top 10 Managers of All Time

Now that we’ve looked at every position on the diamond, as well as relief pitchers, we are nearing the end of our “Crowdsourcing the Greats” series. But before we finish, let’s turn one more time to the internet hoi polloi for answers on who the greatest baseball manager of all time was. As usual, we […]