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Phillies Place Maikel Franco On Disabled List With Wrist Fracture

Phillies third-baseman Maikel Franco is headed for the 15-day disabled list the team announced on Tuesday

08/18/2015

Maikel Franco injured

Maikel Franco ‘Lucky’ Wrist Not Broken

Maikel Franco was hit in the left wrist by a pitch in the first-inning of Tuesday night’s game.

08/12/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 04:  Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a grand slam in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citizens Bank Park on August 4, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Franco’s Slam Lifts Phillies Over Dodgers 6-2

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.

08/04/2015

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Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy Baseball

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.

07/04/2015

Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a go ahead two run double in the ninth inning against the New York Yankees during their game at Yankee Stadium on June 23, 2015 in New York City. (Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Franco Extends Hitting Tear, Phillies Beat Yankees 11-6

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.

06/24/2015

Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies connects on a sixth-inning, two-run home run against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on June 22, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Franco, Phillies’ Hitters Rough Up Yankees For 11-8 Win

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.

06/22/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 17: Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies is congratulated by teammates after hitting a home run in the eighth inning of a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citizens Bank Park on May 17, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Todd Zolecki Calls Maikel Franco’s Early Play ‘Encouraging’

Todd Zolecki joined Josh Innes and Tony Bruno to discuss the Phillies recent play.

05/20/2015

Sam Hinkie is continuing to keep the Sixers focused on the long-term plan. Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

King Of Philly Power Ranks: May 20th, 2015

Sam Hinkie has taken over as the King of Philly in this week’s power rankings.

05/20/2015

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EXCLUSIVE: Woman Speaks Out After Home Run Ball Snatched From Her At Phillies Game

Bases weren’t the only thing stolen at the Phillies game Sunday.

05/18/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 17: Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies is congratulated by teammates after hitting a home run in the eighth inning of a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citizens Bank Park on May 17, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Woman Phillies Fan On Franco Home Run Ball: ‘He Took The Ball Out Of My Hand’

Lady Phillies fan, who had Maikel Franco’s home run snatched from her hands, joins the 94WIP Morning Show.

Sportsradio 94WIP–05/18/2015

Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Franco, Phillies Open Series With Arizona Tonight

Maikel Franco gets the start at third base, batting 5th for the Phillies on Friday night.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/15/2015

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 25: Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies prepares for a game at Marlins Park on September 25, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Phillies Promote Maikel Franco From Triple-A

22-year-old third baseman Maikel Franco expected to start on Friday night.

05/15/2015

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 25: Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies prepares for a game at Marlins Park on September 25, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

10 Reasons To Get Excited For Maikel Franco

The Phillies will soon call-up prospect Maikel Franco to play third base. Phillies fans should be excited.

05/14/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 12: Cody Asche #25 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits an RBI double during the fifth inning of a game against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park on April 12, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Phillies Option Cody Asche To Triple A

The Phillies are sending Cody Asche down to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

05/11/2015

Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Phillies Option Maikel Franco To Minor League Camp

The Phillies have optioned Maikel Franco to minor league camp.

03/20/2015

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