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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Julio Cesar Franco
Stat Years
1978-2014  [mlb] 1982-2007
Height/Weight
6-1 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (1208) ... 2B (670) ... 1B (512) ... DH (375) ... P (30) ... 3B (7) ... OF (4)
Draft Position
IF
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Divine Providence (SPDM.DR)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1978
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Francisco Acevedo
MLB Debut
1982-04-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.243)
Service Time
19.095 (2006)
Organizations
CLE [8] ATL [6] TEX [5] PHI [4] NYN [2] CHA [1] MIL [1] TBA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1172 ... retro id: franj002 ... mlbam id: 212297
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Butte Copper KingsPioRk----19ss---14714134435232843173011100.305.381.433.8141616110.255.128.36710.5618.631.7647.01.8623.3
    1979Central Oregon PhilliesNwstA-phi-20ss---27129957981551045229245932200.328.381.512.89333015330.308.184.3797.2717.882.4629.93.0330.6
    1980Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-21ss---3140555105178256119944123366831000.321.361.447.80860924842.243.126.3425.4210.842.0050.51.8123.6
    1981Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-22ss---4139532701601738742714526055620.301.365.389.75460020728.211.088.3238.6710.001.1566.51.3317.5
    1982Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-23ss---51204638013919521663311395632210.300.357.499.85650923145.330.199.3047.6611.001.4422.04.1332.4
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1523ssL-S-E-P51629381003022401011.276.323.310.6333291.034.034.3206.2512.502.000.00.0012.5
    1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1424ssL-S-E-P61495606815324888032122750236121.273.306.388.69459821740.198.115.2854.528.361.8570.01.3426.1
    1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1425ssL-S-E-P716065882188225379191043686110123.286.331.348.67971822930.141.062.3105.999.471.58219.30.4216.0
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1426ssL-S-E-P8160636971833346901395474409226.288.343.381.72470324243.184.093.3137.6810.531.37106.00.8523.5
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1427ssL-S-E-P91495998018330510741073266005128.306.338.422.76063625345.175.116.3285.0310.382.0659.91.5724.6
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1428ssL-S-E-P10128495861582438523295756305223.319.389.428.81756021235.271.109.34410.1810.000.9861.91.4322.1
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14292bL-S-E-P1115261388186236105425115672214417.303.361.409.77067625139.220.106.3298.2810.651.2961.31.4821.0
    1989Texas RangersALMLBtex14302bL-S-E-P1215054880173315139221366691061127.316.386.462.84862125349.299.146.33910.6311.111.0542.22.0928.3
    1990Texas RangersALMLBtex14312bL-S-E-P1315758296172271116931108283222312.296.383.402.78567023439.284.106.32912.2412.391.0152.91.6422.7
    1991Texas RangersALMLBtex14322bL-S-E-P1414658910820127315783696578302813.341.408.474.88265927945.289.133.3739.8611.841.2039.32.2822.4
    1992Texas RangersALMLBtex1433dh-2bL-S-E-P15351071925702811151701023.234.328.355.683123389.262.121.26112.2013.821.1353.51.6336.0
    1993Texas RangersALMLBtex1434dhL-S-E-P16144532851543131484936295157416.289.360.438.79860723348.276.149.32610.2115.651.5338.02.3131.2
    1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1435dhL-S-E-P17112433721381922098816275505414.319.406.510.91650522141.351.191.34412.2814.851.2121.63.9629.7
    1995Chiba Lotte---Intl----36ss-2b---181274746014525310581106310600000.306.387.435.82253720638.285.129.37711.7319.741.6847.41.8626.2
    1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23371bL-S-E-P19112432721392011476886182303214.322.407.470.87749920335.289.148.36912.2216.431.3430.92.8125.2
    1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2338dh-2bL-S-E-P20782894682131325853875010213.284.367.367.73432810617.225.083.37411.5922.871.9796.30.9120.7
    1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2538dhL-S-E-P204214122343041971314110424.241.373.348.721177497.369.107.30017.5123.161.3235.22.2620.6
    1998Chiba Lotte---Intl----39ss-2b---2113148778141272187770810740000.290.307.464.77149922647.205.174.3401.6021.4413.3827.13.6133.3
    1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba18401bL-S-E-P2211000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2000samsung---Intl----41ss-2b---23132477015619122110000000000.327.327.509.83647724342.182.182.2950.000.000.0021.74.6126.9
    2001Angelopolis TigresMexAAA----42ss-2b---241104079017834518901565056000015.437.499.6781.17745727657.386.241.00010.9412.251.1222.63.9432.0
    2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl4,28421bL-S-E-P24259013274031100102010013.300.376.444.820101407.256.144.3589.9019.802.0030.02.9725.9
    2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl4,23431bL-S-E-P251253385196131630513975123313.284.357.382.73938312920.225.098.34610.1819.581.9256.31.5720.8
    2003Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14441bL-S-E-P26103197285812253101254300158.294.372.452.8242238919.279.158.35311.2119.281.7239.42.2432.8
    2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14451bL-S-E-P271253203799183657423668113410.309.378.441.81936114127.250.132.3739.9718.841.8953.31.6627.3
    2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14461bL-S-E-P281082333064121942402757113110.275.348.451.79926510522.309.176.32410.1921.512.1125.93.4034.4
    2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn23471bL-S-E-P29951651445100226611349100211.273.330.370.7001796112.206.097.3777.2627.373.7782.51.1226.7
    2007Rome BravesSALAatl-481b---30413340002101220001.308.438.308.7461640.154.000.3646.2512.502.000.00.000.0
    2007Richmond BravesILAAAatl-481b---30414240001003000001.286.412.286.6981740.214.000.28617.650.000.000.00.000.0
    2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn23481bL-S-E-P304050710001821101300101.200.328.260.58861131.280.060.24316.3921.311.3050.01.6410.0
    2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl14481bL-S-E-P30154011030080041000111.250.311.325.63645133.175.075.3238.8922.222.500.00.0030.0
    2008Quintana Roo TigresMexAAA----49ss-2b---313612817326111531203400009.250.351.336.687148438.258.086.00013.5122.971.70128.00.6825.0
    2014Fort Worth CatsuntdIndy------55ss-2b---32727461001002400100.222.267.259.5263071.111.037.2506.6713.332.000.00.0016.7
    MLB Totals (25 yrs)2527867712852586407541731194281107917134138198067312.298.365.417.78297313620634.245.119.3339.4213.781.4650.21.7824.5
    American League Totals (16 yrs)18757215110121693344714197826099751100233146849254.301.366.419.78580813020522.244.118.3309.2912.401.3351.21.7424.1
    National League Totals (9 yrs)65214621844177373221621816633955121858.285.357.410.7671650600112.248.125.34910.0620.552.0445.71.9426.9
    Minor League Totals6712552458836121277242014956239363221321326.328.387.481.86828471227220.283.153.3578.3912.751.5235.42.5326.3
    Minor: Intl Totals3901438138442716502451807121340000.307.342.469.8111513675127.224.162.3344.6914.083.0028.83.3028.7
    Minor: Indy Totals727461001002400100.222.267.259.5263071.111.037.2506.6713.332.000.00.0016.7
    Minor: Rk Totals4714134435232843173011100.305.381.433.8141616110.255.128.36710.5618.631.7647.01.8623.3
    Minor: A- Totals7129957981551045229245932200.328.381.512.89333015330.308.184.3797.2717.882.4629.93.0330.6
    Minor: A Totals413340002101220001.308.438.308.7461640.154.000.3646.2512.502.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A+ Totals140555105178256119944123366831000.321.361.447.80860924842.243.126.3425.4210.842.0050.51.8123.6
    Minor: AA Totals139532701601738742714526055620.301.365.389.75460020728.211.088.3238.6710.001.1566.51.3317.5
    Minor: AAA Totals27010121893535911401725118112146322125.349.415.547.9621131554110.342.198.3789.9012.911.3025.33.5431.2
    Cleveland Indians Totals (8 yrs)1088428261912721893362530147713685432064215165.297.352.400.75247181713284.207.103.3257.8011.511.4869.11.3122.3
    Texas Rangers Totals (5 yrs)63223583887251231255331982629034278172871.307.382.440.82226801037190.286.133.33910.8212.761.1842.92.0526.2
    Atlanta Braves Totals (6 yrs)50112181603546272917913414127344111545.291.363.424.787137851798.257.133.35110.2319.811.9442.02.1027.7
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)1352152155100334822362101212.256.329.344.6732407413.223.088.3449.5825.832.7071.71.2523.6
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)112433721381922098816275505414.319.406.510.91650522141.351.191.34412.2814.851.2121.63.9629.7
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)4214122343041971314110424.241.373.348.721177497.369.107.30017.5123.161.3235.22.2620.6
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)1629381003022401011.276.323.310.6333291.034.034.3206.2512.502.000.00.0012.5
    Tampa Bay Devil Rays Totals (1 yrs)11000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Butte Copper KingsPioRk192B700.0812412420.8332.900.0010.614.94
    1978Butte Copper KingsPioRk19SS2700.0375225811489.7813.300.0040.957.41
    1979Central Oregon PhilliesNwstA-20SS6900.01032563145390359.9215.200.0097.297.21
    1980Peninsula PilotsCaroA+21SS14000.01794124273633591.9344.200.00100.0100.01
    1981Reading PhilliesEastAA22SS13900.02464373089713683.9584.900.00100.0100.01
    1982Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA23SS11800.02113504263603561.9304.800.0088.198.31
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB233B200.00200221.0001.000.001.212.56
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB23SS1100.08230231311.0002.800.006.868.83
    1983Cleveland IndiansALMLB24SS14900.02474382892713685.9614.600.0092.0100.01
    1984Cleveland IndiansALMLB25SS15900.028048136116797761.9554.800.0098.199.41
    1984Cleveland IndiansALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.65
    1985Quad Cities AngelsMidwA26P1300.02300551.0000.400.009.30.010
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB262B800.01418143332.9704.000.004.95.03
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB26SS15100.02384193595692657.9494.400.0093.294.41
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.610
    1986Salem AngelsNwstA-27P1100.00100111.0000.100.0014.90.010
    1986Quad Cities AngelsMidwA27P600.03000331.0000.500.004.30.015
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLB272B1300.01739195756.9824.300.008.08.72
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLB27SS13400.02313741881623605.9714.500.0082.789.91
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLB27DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.07
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLB282B900.01828134746.9795.100.005.67.04
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLB28SS11100.01572851753459442.9634.000.0068.586.71
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLB28DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.96.36
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLB292B15100.03104341487758744.9824.900.0093.299.31
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.78
    1989Texas RangersALMLB302B14000.02563861370655642.9804.600.0086.493.31
    1989Texas RangersALMLB30DH1000.0000000.0000.000.006.26.77
    1990Texas RangersALMLB312B15200.031044419101773754.9755.000.0093.896.81
    1990Texas RangersALMLB31DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.91.911
    1991Texas RangersALMLB322B14600.02943721480680666.9794.600.0090.1100.01
    1992Texas RangersALMLB332B900.01217323229.9063.200.005.625.75
    1992Texas RangersALMLB33OF400.09000991.0002.300.002.511.411
    1992Texas RangersALMLB33DH1500.0000000.0000.000.009.342.93
    1993Texas RangersALMLB34DH14000.0000000.0000.000.0086.497.21
    1994Chicago White SoxALMLB351B1400.0887399895.9696.800.0012.412.52
    1994Chicago White SoxALMLB35DH9900.0000000.0000.000.0087.688.41
    1996Cleveland IndiansALMLB371B9700.085277989938929.9909.600.0060.286.61
    1996Cleveland IndiansALMLB37DH1300.0000000.0000.000.008.111.65
    1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLB381B1300.010811120120119.9929.200.008.131.08
    1997Cleveland IndiansALMLB381B100.01000111.0001.000.000.61.35
    1997Cleveland IndiansALMLB382B3500.069107323179176.9835.000.0021.744.92
    1997Cleveland IndiansALMLB38DH4200.0000000.0000.000.0026.153.82
    1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLB38DH2800.0000000.0000.000.0017.466.72
    1999Tampa Bay Devil RaysALMLB401B100.02000221.0002.000.000.6100.07
    2001Atlanta BravesNLMLB421B230188.018116120198197.9958.601.0514.292.04
    2002Atlanta BravesNLMLB431B950696.071759879784776.9908.201.1159.476.01
    2002Atlanta BravesNLMLB43DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.31.63
    2003Atlanta BravesNLMLB441B7538412.043232147465464.9986.201.1346.372.82
    2004Atlanta BravesNLMLB451B8471631.162748268677675.9978.001.0751.967.22
    2004Atlanta BravesNLMLB45DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.82
    2005Atlanta BravesNLMLB461B6245423.145037546492487.9907.901.1538.357.42
    2005Atlanta BravesNLMLB46DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.53.71
    2006New York MetsNLMLB471B2720194.01975122203202.9957.501.0416.728.42
    2006New York MetsNLMLB473B3220.00600661.0002.000.301.93.23
    2006New York MetsNLMLB47DH330.0000000.0000.000.001.93.21
    2007Rome BravesSALA481B100.08001881.0008.000.000.725.06
    2007Richmond BravesILAAA481B300.0161221917.8955.700.002.175.06
    2007Atlanta BravesNLMLB481B101091.1101100111111111.00011.101.226.266.75
    2007New York MetsNLMLB481B6440.02230325251.0004.200.633.715.04
    2007New York MetsNLMLB483B2218.01400551.0002.500.281.25.02
    2007New York MetsNLMLB48DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.52
    MLB Totals - (1B)5081882,67537783053141441144083.9928.001.530.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)66300130018456937932143145.9794.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)74381120013131.0001.900.340.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)715001161202013443933153181.9604.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4009000991.0002.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)37530000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)300161221917.8955.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)118002113504263603561.9304.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)139002464373089713683.9584.900.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)140001794124273633591.9344.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)1008001881.0008.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)19005300881.0000.400.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (SS)69001032563145390359.9215.200.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)11000100111.0000.100.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (2B)700812412420.8332.900.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)2700375225811489.7813.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978Minor---7-27-----
    1979Minor-----69-----
    1980Minor-----140-----
    1981Minor-----139-----
    1982MLB----211-----
    1982Minor-----118-----
    1983MLB-----149-----
    1984MLB-----159----1
    1985MLB---8-151----1
    1985Minor13----------
    1986MLB---13-134----3
    1986Minor17----------
    1987MLB---9-111----8
    1988MLB---151------1
    1989MLB---140------10
    1990MLB---152------3
    1991MLB---146-------
    1992MLB---9-----415
    1993MLB----------140
    1994MLB--14-------99
    1996MLB--97-------13
    1997MLB--1435------70
    1999MLB--1--------
    2001MLB--23--------
    2002MLB--95-------2
    2003MLB--75--------
    2004MLB--84-------1
    2005MLB--62-------4
    2006MLB--27-3-----3
    2007MLB--16-2-----1
    2007Minor--4--------
    Totals30-51267071208---4375