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Franklyn GermanHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1998-2011 MLB Years: 2002-2008
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PositionsP-456Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFranklyn Miguel German Made
Height6-4Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 20,1980 [38.031]PlaceSan Cristobal,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1996 by the Oakland Athletics.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-OAK-#9 ... 2003-MLB-#42 ... 2003-DET-#3
MLB DebutSeptember 7,2002 [22.231]
OrganizationsOAK [5] DET [4] TEX [2] CHA [1] MIA [1] PIT [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID4250Retrosheet IDgermf001MLBAM ID407883
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts70Walks23Hittable56SO/BB38vsPower56Hitting0Durability65Team.460Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1998Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak-ST18216.1314122000054.0694337518465301.6011.430.832.987.622.56.667-
1999Southern Oregon TimberjacNwstA-oak-ST19355.9915150000073.28952491045584001.8210.871.225.507.091.29.375-
2000Vancouver CanadiansNwstA-oak44S/R20101.77927002020.01344010204001.135.75--4.438.852.001.000-
2000Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-S/R20555.5017143002072.0885544437527201.7411.000.504.636.501.41.500-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0654.68261610004092.010159484477211201.609.840.394.587.021.53.545-
2001Visalia OaksCalifA+oak-R/CL21243.985305300451963.06734287319311001.559.520.994.4113.223.00.333-
2002Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak-R/CL22113.053703700281641.0281414027597001.336.10--5.8812.852.19.500-
2002Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet52R/CL22111.592302300211322.2154407311100.975.96--2.7812.314.43.500-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--CL0222.536006000492963.1431818034908101.206.05--4.7812.662.65.500-
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel22100.0070700116.23000260010.754.05--2.708.103.001.0002.51
2003Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet51Rel23142.45240240010429.0219829326001.026.440.612.769.823.56.200-
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet49,62Rel23246.04450450015544.2473230545418122.069.471.019.078.260.91.3335.81
2004Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet52CL24354.594904900442749.0462525625601001.458.451.104.5911.022.40.375-
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel24107.3616016005014.217151241182001.9110.432.456.754.910.731.0007.75
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel25403.66580580019159.0632624734384171.649.611.075.195.801.121.0005.36
2006Gulf Coast MarlinsGCLRkflo-ST26000.0011000001.0000001000--------9.000.00--
2006Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+flo-ST26000.0044000004.02000110000.754.50--2.252.251.00--
2006Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAflo-Rel26018.5380800106.011660260002.0515.63--2.848.533.00.000-
2006Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0014.761358001011.013660380001.4110.32--2.386.352.67.000-
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo62Rel26003.0012012003012.074411460001.755.250.7510.504.500.43-6.73
2007Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex54Rel27223.49470470025759.0442823546724001.526.670.766.9810.921.57.500-
2008Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha46Rel28114.2650500206.06731690001.898.531.428.5312.791.50.500-
2008Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit-Rel28113.5824024008027.2241211317221001.487.810.985.537.161.29.500-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0223.71290290010033.1301914423311001.567.941.066.098.211.35.500-
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex54Rel28132.0817017009021.21855013151001.437.48--5.406.231.15.2503.55
2011Mexico City Red Devils ReMexAAA--Rel31114.1570700204.08620220002.3116.62--4.154.151.00.500-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter974.25155015500527156.2155827517119114152101.738.790.966.756.470.96.5632.39
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter24324.34337482890019086531.05312992584328356451601.528.930.724.769.491.99.429-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter10163.6018701870011351202.017597821711423413101.417.680.755.0010.272.05.385-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.053703700281641.0281414027597001.336.10--5.8812.852.19.500-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter794.65741856004719139.01578972116914618201.6210.140.714.469.432.12.438-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter455.0724177002093.110256531055788001.679.770.965.277.471.42.444-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter216.0215132000055.0694337518475301.5711.220.812.937.642.61.667-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter844.75126012600407123.01307366169293142101.789.361.156.626.701.01.667-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132.0817017009021.21855013151001.437.48--5.406.231.15.250-
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.0012012003012.074411460001.755.250.7510.504.500.43--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12104.252150215007210220.021511410424165158213141.738.790.966.756.470.96.5452.39
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10134.3413920119007835220.02181231061811623221201.528.930.724.769.491.99.435-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet62p2431000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162540000000005400000.000.000.000.0000054.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak18P14--26--881.0000.57------14100.025.0
1999Southern Oregon Timberjacks NwstA-oak19P15--4121-1716.9411.07------15100.019.7
2000Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak20P9--12--331.0000.33------9100.011.8
2000Modesto A's CalifA+oak20P17--492-1513.8670.76------17100.012.1
2001Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak21P53--65121211.9170.21------53100.037.9
2002Midland RockHounds TexAAoak22P37---------------37100.026.6
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet22P23--12--331.0000.13------23100.016.0
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P7-611--221.0000.290.33-----7100.04.3
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23P24--32--551.0000.21------24100.016.8
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P45-4415-1661.0000.130.14-----45100.027.8
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P49---4--441.0000.08------49100.034.3
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P16-142-1-32.6670.130.14-----16100.09.9
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P58-5943--771.0000.120.12-----58100.035.8
2006Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo26P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.9
2006Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+flo26P4--11--221.0000.50------4100.03.0
2006Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo26P8---2--221.0000.25------8100.05.6
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo26P12-1212--331.0000.250.25-----12100.07.4
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27P47--42-1661.0000.13------47100.032.9
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex28P17-21-2--221.0000.120.10-----17100.010.5
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P155-156913112322.9570.140.14-----1550.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P151--812-120201.0000.13------1510.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P37---------------370.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P74--1115322926.8970.35------740.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--5141-2019.9500.79------240.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P15--27--991.0000.60------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak1814----------
1999Southern Oregon Timberjacks NwstA-oak1915----------
2000Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak209----------
2000Modesto A's CalifA+oak2017----------
2001Visalia Oaks CalifA+oak2153----------
2002Midland RockHounds TexAAoak2237----------
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2223----------
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet227----------
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2324----------
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet2345----------
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2449----------
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet2416----------
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet2558----------
2006Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo261----------
2006Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+flo264----------
2006Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo268----------
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo2612----------
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex2747----------
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex2817----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26108.10707000010.01399168401.9011.700.905.407.201.338.101.000
2007Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27003.3850500205.1732034001.9611.810.005.066.751.335.06.000
2008Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.90808001010.06110510001.105.400.004.509.002.000.90.000
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0002-2002113.0410200100.312.771.380.000.0000.69.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs102.8220218005138.330141231422501.157.040.703.295.171.573.291.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2002Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2009-01-12ContractSigned by White Sox to minor league contract 
2008-08-10TradeTraded by Pirates to White Sox for a player to be named later 
2008-06-04ContractSigned by Pirates to minor league contract 
2006-11-17ContractSigned by Rangers (minor) 
2006-05-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-10InjuredDisabled -- right shoulder tendinitis 
2006-04-03Claimed off waivers by Marlins from Tigers 
2002-07-06TradeTraded by Athletics to Tigers with 1B Carlos Pena and a player to be named as part of three-way trade in which Athletics received LHP Ted Lilly RHP Jason Arnold and OF John-Ford Griffin from Yankees and Yankees received RHP Jeff Weaver from Tigers July 6 
2002-07-05TradeTraded by Athletics with Jeremy Bonderman and Carlos Pena to Tigers for John-Ford Griffin, Jason Arnold, Ted Lilly and Cash. 
1996-07-02ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll22200,000-75739-2,011,045200,000200,000
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23300,000-70328-2,163,527300,000500,000
2004Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24300,000-75529-2,070,100300,000800,000
2005Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25321,000-69626232,189,055300,0001,121,000
2006Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll26327,000-74215-2,365,072327,0001,448,000
2008Texas RangersTeam Payroll28390,000-75329-2,696,252390,0001,838,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red