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Current Status
Retired on 2015-12-16
High Level
Proper Name
Jeffrey William Francis
Stat Years
2002-2015  [mlb] 2004-2015
Height/Weight
6-5 / 200
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (369)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
North Delta (Delta,BC)
Colleges
University of British Columbia (Vancouver, British Columbia)
Draft
Selected by the Colorado Rockies in Round #1 (#9 overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Greg Hopkins
MLB Debut
2004-08-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.229)
Service Time
9.102 (2015)
Organizations
COL [10] CIN [2] KCA [1] OAK [1] NYA [1] TOR [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 5340 ... retro id: franj003 ... mlbam id: 433585
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2002Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-col-211---000.00430001010.250004160010.844.220.003.3713.500.004.00.000
    2002Asheville TouristsSALAcol31211---001.80440000020.0166424230021.007.200.901.8010.352.705.75.000
    2002Minor Totals: COLbyYearA/A-----212---001.19870001030.7216428390030.966.260.602.3811.621.794.88.000
    2003Visalia OaksCalifA+col12222---1293.47272722000160.213566628451536051.127.560.452.528.573.703.40.571
    2003Minor Totals: COLbyYearA+----221---1293.48272722000160.713566628451536051.127.580.452.538.603.713.40.571
    2004Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol26233---1311.98171711000113.27326259221472000.845.780.711.7411.642.066.68.929
    2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-233---322.85770000041.035161337492041.027.680.661.5410.763.517.00.600
    2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf325.15770000036.2422221813322011.5010.311.963.197.855.402.46.600
    2004Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA/AA----232---1632.22242411000154.7108423812291964040.896.300.701.6911.442.456.76.842
    2004MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf325.22770000036.7422221813322011.5210.441.993.237.965.472.46.600
    2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14125.68333300000183.222811911626701282081.6211.171.273.436.275.831.83.538
    2005MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14125.70333300000183.722811911626701282081.6311.201.283.446.295.851.83.538
    2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13114.16323211000199.018710192186911700131.298.460.813.125.294.571.70.542
    2006MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13114.16323211000199.018710192186911700131.298.460.813.125.294.571.70.542
    2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1794.22343411000215.123410310125631651171.389.781.042.636.904.302.62.654
    2007MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1794.23343411000215.323410310125631651171.389.791.052.646.904.312.62.654
    2008Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol-277---100.63330000014.1121102192000.987.530.001.2611.930.639.501.000
    2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4105.01242400000143.216484802149940031.4810.271.323.075.895.261.92.286
    2008Minor Totals: COLbyYearAA----271---100.64330000014.3121102192000.997.660.001.2812.130.649.501.000
    2008MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4105.03242400000143.716484802149940031.4910.311.323.085.915.281.92.286
    2010Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol31298---001.54220000011.211221250011.118.490.771.543.861.542.50.000
    2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol29298---000.0011000003.01000130000.673.000.003.009.000.003.00.000
    2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.00201900010104.111961581123671021.3610.270.951.985.785.262.91.400
    2010Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA/AA----292---001.27330000014.712221380011.067.610.631.905.071.272.67.000
    2010MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.01201900010104.311961581123671001.3610.290.951.995.795.272.91.400
    2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6164.82313110000183.0224102981939915151.4411.020.931.924.485.022.33.273
    2011MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6164.82313110000183.0224102981939915151.4411.020.931.924.485.022.33.273
    2012Louisville BatsILAAAcin263110---363.7212121100077.1843332618654011.329.780.702.097.563.843.61.333
    2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol263110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf675.58242400000113.014571701522762081.4811.551.191.756.055.653.45.462
    2012Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----311---363.7412121100077.3843332618654011.329.810.702.107.593.853.61.333
    2012MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf675.58242400000113.014571701522762081.4811.551.191.756.055.653.45.462
    2013Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol343211---224.341160005037.142241819331021.3710.130.242.177.965.793.67.500
    2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol263211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf356.27231200411070.18954491224635011.6111.391.543.078.066.912.63.375
    2013Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----321---224.371160005037.342241819331021.3710.190.242.188.015.823.67.500
    2013MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf356.29231200411070.38954491224635011.6111.431.543.088.096.932.63.375
    2014Louisville BatsILAAAcin263312---433.33880000048.2522518312453011.329.620.552.228.324.623.75.571
    2014Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin263312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.4011000005.05331040001.009.001.800.007.205.400.00.000
    2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak293312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.08900079113.1119913101011.057.430.682.036.756.083.33.000
    2014New York YankeesALMLBnya533312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf105.4020002201.22111010001.2010.805.400.005.405.400.001.000
    2014Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----331---433.36880000048.7522518312453011.339.710.562.248.404.673.75.571
    2014MLB Totals: CIN-OAK-NYAbyYearMLB----333Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.8512100911120.018131333151011.058.101.351.356.755.855.00.333
    2015Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor353413---632.3519140015092.0842824313792001.058.220.291.277.732.746.08.667
    2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor353413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf126.1414000514022.027161539212011.6411.051.233.688.596.552.33.333
    2015Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----341---632.3519140015092.0842824313792001.058.220.291.277.732.746.08.667
    2015MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf126.1414000514022.027161539212011.6411.051.233.688.596.552.33.333
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)72824.9725421732183711,291.01477746713161384869212501.4410.301.122.686.065.202.26.468
    National League Totals (9 yrs)64634.961981862241201,071.01213618590137333746131431.4410.191.152.806.275.192.24.504
    American League Totals (4 yrs)8195.0356311014251220.026412812324511238171.4310.800.982.095.035.242.41.296
    Minor League Totals44262.84115104441110630.355022719936139637220171.097.860.511.999.103.244.58.629
    Minor: A- Totals000.00430001010.750004160010.884.410.003.5314.120.004.00.000
    Minor: A Totals001.80440000020.0166424230021.007.200.901.8010.352.705.75.000
    Minor: A+ Totals1293.48272722000160.713566628451536051.127.580.452.538.603.713.40.571
    Minor: AA Totals1411.81222211000139.796292810261714010.886.210.651.6811.061.886.58.933
    Minor: AAA Totals18163.165848111100299.3298126105166027412081.208.970.481.818.243.794.57.529
    Colorado Rockies Totals (8 yrs)64624.961971852241201,066.01208615587136333742131431.4510.201.152.816.265.192.23.508
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)6164.82313110000183.0224102981939915151.4411.020.931.924.485.022.33.273
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)126.1414000514022.027161539212011.6411.051.233.688.596.552.33.333
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)016.18900079113.3119913101011.077.560.692.066.876.183.33.000
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)107.5020002201.72111010001.6715.007.500.007.507.502.001.000
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)015.4011000005.05331040001.009.001.800.007.205.402.00.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2004Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol2623p---1177000000000400000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.00.000.0
    2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-23p---176000000000202001.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2623pL-S-E-P1710100000000404000.000.000.000.0001400.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2624pL-S-E-P233587620040072706001.103.200.138.3387182.155.035.1949.8638.033.860.00.0033.3
    2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2625pL-S-E-P331613700060082009200.115.211.115.3268070.131.000.16310.0025.002.500.00.000.0
    2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2626pL-S-E-P43364212300300220013001.188.212.234.44679153.078.046.2732.5325.3210.000.00.0025.0
    2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2627pL-S-E-P5223915100100011010000.128.128.154.2824961.026.026.1790.0022.450.000.00.0020.0
    2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2629pL-S-E-P61822220001004603101.091.222.091.3133020.182.000.11813.3320.001.500.00.000.0
    2011Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2630pL-S-E-P712000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Louisville BatsILAAAcin2631p---855010000001002000.200.333.200.533810.200.000.20012.500.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2631pL-S-E-P82431220000002806002.065.121.065.1863920.065.000.0875.1320.514.000.00.000.0
    2013Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol3432p---934000000000001000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2632pL-S-E-P92314011001002312101.071.222.143.3652021.214.072.08310.0015.001.500.00.00100.0
    2014Louisville BatsILAAAcin2633p---1023000000001301000.000.250.000.250500.333.000.00020.0060.003.000.00.000.0
    2014Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2633pL-S-E-P1011000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2933pL-S-E-P1091000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)2023031835700160025102153406.116.183.139.322386427.106.023.1716.4826.424.080.00.0020.0
    National League Totals (9 yrs)1923001835700160025100153406.117.185.140.325383427.107.023.1726.5326.114.000.00.0020.0
    American League Totals (2 yrs)103000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals3425010000002906001.040.111.040.1513310.080.000.0636.0627.274.500.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals177000000000400000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals1718010000002506001.056.150.056.2062610.111.000.0777.6919.232.500.00.000.0
    Colorado Rockies Totals (8 yrs)191299183570016002599153406.117.185.140.325382427.107.023.1726.5425.923.960.00.0020.0
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)91000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)12000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Cincinnati Reds 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
    2002Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-21P400.00300331.0000.800.005.3100.018
    2002Asheville TouristsSALA21P400.02700991.0002.300.002.9100.019
    2003Visalia OaksCalifA+22P2700.010180128281.0001.000.0019.3100.05
    2004Tulsa DrillersTexAA23P1700.06220128281.0001.600.0012.2100.011
    2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA23P700.01100221.0000.300.004.9100.018
    2004Colorado RockiesNLMLB23P7736.22601881.0001.100.224.3100.019
    2005Colorado RockiesNLMLB24P3333183.25200125251.0000.800.1420.4100.08
    2006Colorado RockiesNLMLB25P3232199.04380242421.0001.300.2119.8100.07
    2007Colorado RockiesNLMLB26P3434215.112330245451.0001.300.2120.9100.08
    2008Tulsa DrillersTexAA27P300.00100111.0000.300.002.1100.019
    2008Colorado RockiesNLMLB27P2424143.0821103029.9671.200.2014.8100.011
    2010Tulsa DrillersTexAA29P200.00200221.0001.000.001.4100.021
    2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA29P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.030
    2010ColoradoNLMLB29P2019104.12170319191.0001.000.1812.3100.015
    2011KC RoyalsALMLB30p3131183.04310335351.0001.100.1919.1100.07
    2012Louisville BatsILAAA31P1200.02140016161.0001.300.008.3100.017
    2012ColoradoNLMLB31P2424113.05230128281.0001.200.2514.8100.09
    2013Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA32P1100.04520119.8180.800.007.7100.015
    2013ColoradoNLMLB32P231270.16120118181.0000.800.2614.2100.012
    2014Louisville BatsILAAA33P800.01810109.9001.100.005.6100.021
    2014OaklandALMLB33P9013.1000000.0000.000.005.6100.017
    2014NY YankeesALMLB33P201.2000000.0000.000.001.2100.028
    2014CincinnatiNLMLB33P115.00100111.0001.000.200.6100.024
    2015Buffalo BisonsILAAA34P1900.06140020201.0001.100.0013.2100.013
    2015TorontoALMLB34P14022.01300441.0000.300.188.6100.015
    MLB Totals - (P)2542171,2884920511411.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)580014423011.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)22006250111.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)270010180111.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)400270012.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)400030011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    2002Minor8----------
    2003Minor27----------
    2004MLB7----------
    2004Minor24----------
    2005MLB33----------
    2006MLB32----------
    2007MLB34----------
    2008MLB24----------
    2008Minor3----------
    2010MLB20----------
    2010Minor3----------
    2011MLB31----------
    2012MLB24----------
    2012Minor12----------
    2013MLB23----------
    2013Minor11----------
    2014MLB12----------
    2014Minor8----------
    2015MLB14----------
    2015Minor19----------
    Totals369----------