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Frank FranciscoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2004-2014
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-576Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFranklin Francisco
Height6-2Weight179BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 11,1980 [37.348]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1996 by the Boston Red Sox.Service Time9.053 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-BOS-#10
MLB DebutMay 14,2004 [23.337]
OrganizationsTEX [8] BOS [4] CHA [3] NYN [2] TOR [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID5341Retrosheet IDfranf001MLBAM ID407911
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (64.88%) -- Splitter (24.55%) -- Curveball (8.63%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.93%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 92.19 - [2013] - 92.12 - [2012] - 93.73 - [2011] - 94.18 - [2010] - 93.29
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts86Walks35Hittable73SO/BB61vsPower73Hitting0Durability47Team.497Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1999Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-S/R19244.561275001053.0583927335487301.749.790.515.918.101.37.333-
2000Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-Rel200018.0010100001.02320211004.0018.00--18.009.000.50--
2001Augusta GreenJacketsSALAbos-Rel21432.9137037008268.0402522330906101.035.290.403.9711.913.00.571-
2002Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-ST22048.06660000025.2312323318254201.9110.871.056.318.771.39.000-
2002Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-S/R22152.5516106002053.0331915127584001.135.600.174.589.852.15.167-
2002Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-Rel22225.63909001016.0101310016183001.635.63--9.0010.131.13.500-
2002Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorA+--S/R03114.56311615003094.274554846110111201.437.040.385.809.601.66.214-
2003Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha25ST23733.5616160110078.0594031736674001.216.780.804.147.701.86.700-
2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-ST23238.41761000035.0433333518220001.7310.951.274.585.601.22.400-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA+--ST0965.07232211100113.210273641254894001.378.080.954.287.051.65.600-
2004Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-Rel24132.55150150014617.2765110304000.963.570.515.0915.283.00.250-
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex50Rel24513.3345045007051.0361919428604131.256.310.704.9110.522.14.8333.54
2005Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-S/R25018.1043100003.04630231101.8010.80--5.408.101.50.000-
2005Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-Rel25003.0020200113.02110240001.336.00--6.0012.002.00--
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA+--S/R0015.6863300116.06740471101.588.53--5.689.951.75.000-
2006Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex-Rel26000.0040400104.03000061000.756.75----13.500.00--
2006Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-Rel26001.8413013003014.2103314221000.956.140.612.4513.505.50--
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA+--Rel0001.4517017004018.2133314282000.916.270.481.9313.507.00--
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex50Rel26014.9180800207.08442261001.369.822.452.457.363.00.0005.87
2007Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-Rel27100.0050500526.000003140000.50----4.5021.004.671.000-
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex50Rel27114.55590590016059.0573330338498021.608.650.465.767.431.29.5004.27
2008Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex50Rel28000.0080800759.030003160000.673.00--3.0016.005.33--
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex50Rel28353.13580580018563.0472422726835001.156.680.993.6911.793.19.3753.18
2009Frisco RoughridersTexAAtex40S/R29000.0021100002.01000010000.504.50----4.500.00--
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex50R/CL29233.835105100422549.0402121615573011.117.301.092.7410.403.80.4003.34
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex50Rel30643.76560560020252.2492322518602111.278.370.853.0810.253.33.6003.12
2011Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-Rel310110.8050500005.06762460002.0010.803.607.2010.801.50.000-
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor50R/CL31143.555405400381750.2492120718532001.328.701.243.209.412.94.2003.79
2012Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-Rel32003.8650500114.26220140001.5011.57--1.937.714.00--
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn48R/CL32135.534804800382342.0472726521472101.619.991.064.469.992.24.2503.90
2013Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn48S/R33021.8054100005.05211070001.009.001.80--12.600.00.000-
2013St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-Rel33000.0050500005.01000260000.601.80--3.6010.803.00--
2013Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-Rel33000.0020200002.02000110001.509.00--4.504.501.00--
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorA+--S/R0020.751248000012.082113140000.926.000.752.2510.504.67.000-
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn48Rel33104.2680800316.04330360011.115.68--4.268.532.001.0003.05
2014Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha38Rel34000.0060600218.041001121000.634.50--1.1313.5012.00--
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha43Rel340012.2740400103.27652351002.7317.184.917.3612.271.67-9.95
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter20224.0139103910018573383.13441811724117242628381.348.010.964.019.922.48.4760.57
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter20313.9418553132114618417.03302231842721546137701.307.070.584.619.882.14.392-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter100.35210210015926.092109461000.693.12--3.1215.925.111.000-
AA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter595.275710470019793.28363567521019101.417.810.664.899.501.94.357-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8134.044832161120166.11308975138716212201.307.010.704.698.731.86.381-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter432.9137037008268.0402522330906101.035.290.403.9711.913.00.571-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0040400104.03000061000.756.75----13.500.00--
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter264.5518117001059.0654430437568301.729.860.615.618.491.51.250-
Texas Rangers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter17153.7527702770010532281.02371241182712731523271.287.530.864.0310.012.48.531-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter235.365605600412448.2513029524532111.549.430.924.449.802.21.400-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter143.555405400381750.2492120718532001.328.701.243.209.412.94.200-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.2740400103.27652351002.7317.184.917.3612.271.67--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11134.0122302230010542220.019610398239824316251.348.010.964.019.922.48.4580.57
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10163.9497286911249220.0173117961411324119401.307.070.584.619.882.14.385-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos19P12--162-97.7780.58------12100.020.3
2000Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos20P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.8
2001Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos21P37--231-65.8330.14------37100.026.6
2002Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos22P16--542-119.8180.56------16100.011.8
2002Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha22P6---1--111.0000.17------6100.04.3
2002Trenton Thunder EastAAbos22P9--111-32.6670.22------9100.06.4
2003Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha23P16--321-65.8330.31------16100.011.6
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex23P7--231-65.8330.71------7100.05.0
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex24P15---------------15100.010.7
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex24P45-5142--661.0000.130.12-----45100.027.8
2005Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25P4---11-21.5000.25------4100.02.9
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2006Spokane Indians NwstA-tex26P4---------------4100.05.3
2006Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex26P13---------------13100.09.3
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex26P8-72---221.0000.250.29-----8100.04.9
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27P5---------------5100.03.5
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex27P59-59232-75.7140.080.08-----59100.036.4
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex28P8---------------8100.05.6
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex28P58-63211-43.7500.050.05-----58100.035.8
2009Frisco Roughriders TexAAtex29P2---------------2100.01.4
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex29P51-491-1-21.5000.020.02-----51100.031.5
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex30P56-5241--551.0000.090.10-----56100.034.6
2011Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor31P5---------------5100.03.6
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31P54-50221-54.8000.070.08-----54100.033.3
2012Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn32P5---1-1111.0000.20------5100.03.5
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn32P48-42-4--441.0000.080.106-100.0-48100.029.6
2013Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn33P5--11--221.0000.40------5100.08.3
2013St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn33P5---------------5100.03.8
2013Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn33P2---------------2100.01.4
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn33P8-6-1--111.0000.130.172-100.0-8100.04.9
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha34P6----1-1---------6100.04.2
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34P4-3--------4-100.0-4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P391-38217145-3631.8610.080.0812-100.0-3910.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P21--1-1-21.5000.05------210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P57--3631129.7500.16------570.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P48--873-1815.8330.31------480.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P37--231-65.8330.14------370.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---------------40.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P18--282-1210.8330.56------180.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos1912----------
2000Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos201----------
2001Augusta GreenJackets SALAbos2137----------
2002Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos2216----------
2002Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha226----------
2002Trenton Thunder EastAAbos229----------
2003Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha2316----------
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex237----------
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex2415----------
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex2445----------
2005Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex254----------
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex252----------
2006Spokane Indians NwstA-tex264----------
2006Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex2613----------
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex268----------
2007Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex275----------
2007Texas RangersALMLBtex2759----------
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex288----------
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex2858----------
2009Frisco Roughriders TexAAtex292----------
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex2951----------
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex3056----------
2011Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor315----------
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3154----------
2012Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn325----------
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn3248----------
2013Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn335----------
2013St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn335----------
2013Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn332----------
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn338----------
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha346----------
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha344----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor23412.5012012000018.0138511017001.286.500.505.008.501.704.00.800
2007Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27302.4560600007.1842166001.979.821.237.367.361.004.911.000
2008Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28105.6370700008.01295063302.2513.500.006.753.380.5010.131.000
2009Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0005-500509.01500000001.6715.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2010Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30003.0061500006.0822107001.3312.001.500.0010.5003.00.000
2011Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0020200002.0200012001.509.000.004.509.002.000.00.000
2012New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32025.5411011001013.01898147101.6912.460.692.774.851.756.23.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs412.5012012000018.0138511017001.286.500.505.008.501.704.00.800
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs423.3832626006045.363241731725401.7612.510.603.384.961.474.76.667

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004AL Rookie of the Month (August)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-05-25RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent33.348  
2014-05-25RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentRefused Minor League Assignment33.348Team Roster on 2014-05-25
2014-05-25RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentRefused Minor League Assignment33.348Team Roster on 2014-05-25
2014-05-25RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentRefused Minor League Assignment33.348Team Roster on 2014-05-25
2014-05-25RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentRefused Minor League Assignment33.348Team Roster on 2014-05-25
2014-05-24RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors33.347Team Roster on 2014-05-24
2014-05-22RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment33.345Team Roster on 2014-05-22
2014-05-21RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment33.344Team Roster on 2014-05-21
2014-05-10RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.333Team Roster on 2014-05-10
2014-04-22RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)33.315Team Roster on 2014-04-22
2014-04-18RPChicago White SoxGreat Falls (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Great Falls (Rk)33.311Team Roster on 2014-04-18
2014-04-14RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.307Team Roster on 2014-04-14
2014-04-14RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)33.307Team Roster on 2014-04-14
2013-10-31RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency33.142  
2013-09-07RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.088Team Roster on 2013-09-07
2013-08-30RPNew York MetsBinghamton (AA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Binghamton (AA) for rehab33.080Team Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-08-22RPNew York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to GCL Mets (Rk) for rehab33.072Team Roster on 2013-08-22
2013-05-30RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL32.353Team Roster on 2013-05-30
2013-04-18RPNew York MetsSt. Lucie (A+)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to St. Lucie (A+) for rehab32.311Team Roster on 2013-04-18
2013-03-31RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 right elbow inflammation 32.293Team Roster on 2013-03-31
2012-08-04RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.054Team Roster on 2012-08-04
2012-07-25PNew York MetsBinghamton (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Binghamton (AA) for rehab32.044Team Roster on 2012-07-25
2012-07-23PNew York MetsBrooklyn (A-)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Brooklyn (A-) for rehab32.042Team Roster on 2012-07-23
2012-06-24RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left oblique strain32.013Team Roster on 2012-06-24
2012-05-07CLNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActive--31.330Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-19ContractSigned by Mets 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-04-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Sore right pectoral 
2011-01-25TradeTraded by Rangers to Blue Jays for Mike Napoli 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-08-28InjuredDisabled -- Strained Right Latissimus Dorsi Muscle 
2009-08-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-07-20InjuredPneumonia -- - 
2009-06-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-06-04InjuredDisabled -- Right Shoulder Tendinitis 
2009-05-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-05-16InjuredDisabled -- Right biceps tendinitis 
2009-05-07InjuredDisabled -- - 
2007-10-16ContractSigned by Rangers (1-year) 
2006-06-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-07-25TradeTraded by White Sox with Anthony Webster and Josh Rupe to Rangers for Carl Everett. 
2002-07-31TradeTraded by Red Sox with Byeong Hak An to White Sox for Bob Howry. 
1996-12-15ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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
2004Texas RangersTeam Payroll24300,000-75540-2,070,100300,000300,000
2006Texas RangersTeam Payroll26331,500-69930132,365,072327,000631,500
2007Texas RangersTeam Payroll27380,000-73736-2,459,737380,0001,011,500
2008Texas RangersTeam Payroll28390,000-75332-2,696,252390,0001,401,500
2009Texas RangersTeam Payroll291,615,000-3568562,746,792400,0003,016,500
2010Texas RangersTeam Payroll303,265,000-2521073++2,812,412400,0006,281,500
2011Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll314,000,000-216777++2,722,607414,00010,281,500
2012New York MetsTeam Payroll325,500,000-164582++2,954,887480,00015,781,500
2013New York MetsTeam Payroll336,500,0009.053154383++3,023,990490,00022,281,500
2014Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll34500,000-79425-3,256,497500,00022,781,5002014-04-14 - Signed to minor league contract
* 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