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+ Played in Major Leagues 1982-2007

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Biography Data
Positions: SS-1208, 2B-670, 1B-512, DH-375, P-30, 3B-7, OF-4
Proper Name: Julio Cesar Franco
Born: August 23, 1958 (59.153)
Place San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 200 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 1978 -- Signed as free agent by Philadelphia Phillies
MLB Debut:April 23,1982 (23.243)
Service Time:19.095 (2006)
TBC Player ID:1172
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1983]CLE #3 PHI #4
Organizations:PHI, CLE, TEX, CHA, MIL, TBA, ATL, NYN
Signed by:Francisco Acevedo

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Braves
    Signed by Mets (2-years)
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Granted free agency
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Granted Free Agency.
    re-signed by Braves
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Purchased by Braves from Mexico City Tigers (Mexican).
    Contract purchased by Mexico City from Devil Rays
    Signed by Devil Rays
    Signed by Samsung (Korea)
    Granted Free Agency.
    Loaned by Devil Rays to Mexico City Tigers (Mexican) March 29-
    Signed by Devil Rays
    Signed as Free Agent by Devil Rays.
    Signed by Chiba
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed by Brewers
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Released by Indians.
    Released by Indians
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Signed by Chiba (Japan)
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed by White Sox
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Indians to Rangers for Jerry Browne, Oddibe McDowell and Pete O'Brien.
    Traded by Phillies with Jerry Willard, Jay Baller, George Vukovich and Manny Trillo to Indians for Von Hayes.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies.
    Signed as nondrafted free agent by Phillies
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1978.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2007New York Mets$ 1,150,0003922052$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2007Atlanta Braves$ 1,150,0003921352$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006New York Mets$ 1,050,0003852053$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Atlanta Braves$ 1,000,0003761558$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Atlanta Braves$ 750,0004091554$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Atlanta Braves$ 600,0004391744$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Atlanta Braves$ 600,0004651549$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Atlanta Braves$ 200,000771400$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    1999Tampa Bay Rays$ 200,000807390$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1997Milwaukee Brewers$ 3,292,404112388$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1997Cleveland Indians$ 3,292,404112788$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Cleveland Indians$ 2,401,9721321186$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1994Chicago White Sox$ 1,000,0002531272$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Texas Rangers$ 3,000,00095590$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Texas Rangers$ 2,450,000110687$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Texas Rangers$ 2,350,00071391$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Texas Rangers$ 1,633,33353193$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Texas Rangers$ 1,300,00063293$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Cleveland Indians$ 975,00077190$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Cleveland Indians$ 775,000114284$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Cleveland Indians$ 575,000205471$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Cleveland Indians$ 455,000241561$ 60,000$ 370,780

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