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Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco finished the 2015 regular season with a .280 average, 14 home runs, 50 RBIs, 45 runs scored and one stolen base.
If the weather cooperates, Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco is expected to play this weekend at Citizens Bank Park.
|October 1, 2015||Philadelphia Phillies activated 3B Maikel Franco from the 15-day disabled list.|
|August 18, 2015||Philadelphia Phillies placed 3B Maikel Franco on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 12, 2015. Non-displaced fracture of his left wrist|
|May 15, 2015||Philadelphia Phillies recalled 3B Maikel Franco from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.|
|March 20, 2015||Philadelphia Phillies optioned 3B Maikel Franco to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.|
|September 2, 2014||Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of Maikel Franco from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.|
|March 30, 2014||3B Maikel Franco assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Reading Fightin Phils.|
|January 8, 2014||Philadelphia Phillies invited non-roster 3B Maikel Franco to spring training.|
|June 20, 2013||3B Maikel Franco assigned to Reading Fightin Phils from Clearwater Threshers.|
|April 3, 2013||Maikel Franco assigned to Clearwater Threshers from Lakewood BlueClaws.|
|March 31, 2012||Maikel Franco assigned to Lakewood BlueClaws from Williamsport Crosscutters.|
|March 26, 2012||3B Maikel Franco assigned to Philadelphia Phillies.|
|August 23, 2011||Maikel Franco assigned to Williamsport Crosscutters from Lakewood BlueClaws.|
|August 2, 2011||Maikel Franco assigned to Lakewood BlueClaws from Williamsport Crosscutters.|
|June 15, 2011||Maikel Franco assigned to Williamsport Crosscutters from GCL Phillies.|
|June 21, 2010||Maikel Franco assigned to GCL Phillies from Philadelphia Phillies.|
|June 20, 2010||Philadelphia Phillies signed 3B Maikel Franco.|
Maikel Antonio Franco… Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends… Signed by: Koby Perez.2014
Played the entire minor league season with Lehigh Valley (AAA) before having his contract selected on 9/2... Named IronPigs Player of the Year... Finished third in the International League in RBI (78), T-4th in games (133), 5th in total bases (223) & at-bats (521), T-6th in doubles (33) and T-10th in hits (134)... Was the youngest position player selected to the All-Star Futures Game at Target Field, his second consecutive selection... Slugged a 2-out, walk-off HR, 8/17 vs Buffalo... Had four HR over a 5-game span, 8/22-26 (.526, 10-19, 2 2B, 3B, 4 HR, 10 RBI, 7 R)... Hit for the cycle, 8/24 vs Syracuse; the second cycle in Lehigh Valley history (Michael Taylor - 2009)... Hit a grand slam, 8/26 vs Syracuse, on his 22nd birthday... From July 2 through the end of the minor league season, batted .324 (70-216), 11 HR, 47 RBI, leading the IL in RBI in that span... Had his contract selected on 9/2; made his ML debut that night at ATL and got his first ML RBI (SF)... Collected his first ML hit, 9/5 at WSH (single off Stephen Strasburg)... Made 14 starts for the Phillies: 12 at third base and two at first base... Following the season, was named the third-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America... Played for Cibao of the Dominican Winter League (.272, 8 2B, 7 HR, 29 RBI, .335 OBP, .469 SLG %)2013
Was the Paul Owens Award winner as the best player in the Phillies minor league system...Led all of Minor League Baseball in total bases (308) while finishing T-2nd in XBH (70), 4th in hits, T-7th in HR (31) and T-8th in RBI (103)...Also led all Phillies minor leaguers in AVG (.320), HR and RBI...Began season with Clearwater (A)...Hit 2 HR with a professional-high 7 RBI, 4/26 vs Tampa...Selected as a Florida State League midseason All-Star...Named Phillies Minor League Player of the Month for June (.404 AVG, 3 2B, 10 HR, 26 RBI) and Phillies Minor League Player of the Week twice (5/13-19 & 6/17-23)...Selected to the World roster for MLB Futures Game at Citi Field...Promoted to Reading (AA) on 6/20...Had an 18-game hitting streak between both levels, 6/9-30 (.446, 33-74)...Played in 8 games at 1st base in August...Following the season, was named the top prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America...Played for Cibao of the Dominican Winter League (.226, 8 2B, 3 HR, 14 RBI, 47 G).2012
Spent the entire season with Lakewood (A)...Ranked 2nd in the South Atlantic League in AB (503),
3rd in games (132), T-4th in RBI (84), 5th in hits (141) and 6th in total bases (221)...Had a season-high 5 RBI twice: 7/11 vs Hickory & 8/17 at Greensboro...Named Phillies Minor League Player of the Week, 8/27-9/5 (.556, 3 2B, 5 RBI)...Batted .207 (49-237) over 64 games in the 1st half of the season and .346 (92-266) over 68 games in the 2nd half...Following the season, was named the 8th-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America...Appeared in 1 game for Gigantes del Cibao in the Dominican Winter League.
Spent the majority of season with Williamsport (A)...Batted .412 (28-68) with RISP in 54 games for the
Crosscutters...Appeared in 17 games with Lakewood, 8/2-23..Following the season, was named 10th-best prospect in Phillies minor league system by Baseball America.
Began his pro career with the Gulf Coast League Phillies (R)...Participated in Florida Instructional League.