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Tampa Bay Rays AL East
 
Nick Franklin • #2 • IF
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'1", 190 lbs.
Born:Mar 2, 1991 (25 yrs) in Sanford, FL
Hometown:Lake Brantley, FL
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Drafted by Seattle in 2009 (1/27).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Seattle in 2014.
Bats:S
Throws:R
2016 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 60 174 18 47 10 1 6 26 12 42 6 1 .328 .443 .270
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has a very good bat in the minors, including pretty good pop and switch-hitting ability. Runs pretty well, too. Defensively, he is versatile enough to play all over the field.
Flaws: Struggles as a right-handed batter, especially in terms of striking out too much. Also displays only average tools for the infield, so the outfield may be his calling in the bigs.
Career Potential: Offensive, versatile switch-hitter with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Midwest League (A) All-Star Team 2010
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