Phillies third-baseman Maikel Franco is headed for the 15-day disabled list the team announced on Tuesday
Maikel Franco was hit in the left wrist by a pitch in the first-inning of Tuesday night’s game.
Maikel Franco hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the seventh inning to spoil Jimmy Rollins’ return to Philadelphia and lead the Phillies to a 6-2 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.
Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
Franco lofted a three-run shot to the short porch in right field and Cameron Rupp hit his first major league homer for the Phillies, who handed lights-out reliever Dellin Betances his first major league loss in 110 career appearances.
Maikel Franco homered twice among his career-high four hits helping the Phillies snap a 12-game road skid with an 11-8 victory over the New York Yankees Monday night.
Todd Zolecki joined Josh Innes and Tony Bruno to discuss the Phillies recent play.
Sam Hinkie has taken over as the King of Philly in this week’s power rankings.
Bases weren’t the only thing stolen at the Phillies game Sunday.
Lady Phillies fan, who had Maikel Franco’s home run snatched from her hands, joins the 94WIP Morning Show.
Maikel Franco gets the start at third base, batting 5th for the Phillies on Friday night.
22-year-old third baseman Maikel Franco expected to start on Friday night.
The Phillies will soon call-up prospect Maikel Franco to play third base. Phillies fans should be excited.
The Phillies are sending Cody Asche down to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
The Phillies have optioned Maikel Franco to minor league camp.