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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

Kyle Kendrick #38 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers a pitch against the Miami Marlins during the second inning of a game at Citizens Bank Park on September 13, 2014 in Philadelphia. (Credit: Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Kendrick, Byrd Lead Phils Past Marlins 2-1

Marlon Byrd hit an RBI double leading Kyle Kendrick and the Phillies over the Miami Marlins 2-1 Saturday night.

09/13/2014

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

Phillies Add Seven To MLB Roster Including Maikel Franco

The Phillies have called up top prospect Maikel Franco.

09/01/2014

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Amaro On Brown: ‘There Is A Limit To The Patience’

Ruben Amaro Jr. talks about Domonic Brown’s struggles, Jonathan Papelbon’s trade value, and if we’ll see Maikel Franco this season.

Sportsradio 94WIP–08/26/2014

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Ruben Amaro Jr: “They Are This Poor”

Ruben Amaro Jr. spoke candidly about the Phillies struggles before the began a four-game series in Milwaukee on Monday night.

07/08/2014

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

Two IronPigs Have Big Nights Down On The Farm

Maikel Franco went 4-4 and Grady Sizemore led off with a homerun last night for the IronPigs.

07/03/2014

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

Farzetta: Maikel Franco Could Solve The Phillies Hot-Corner Problems

Considering the Phillies are in their 132nd season, third base has been an issue for most of their existence.

05/15/2014

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