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Franklyn German P

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
13 155 158.7 9 7 7 4.25 -4.5
Birth Date1-20-1980
Height6' 7"
Weight260 lbs
Age38 years, 7 months, 1 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2002 DET MLB 7 0 6.7 1 0 1 3 2 6 0 .279 96 4.0 2.7 0.0 8.1 54% .188 .174 0.75 2.60 0.00 94 3.86 82.8 0.1
2003 DET MLB 45 0 44.7 2 4 5 47 45 41 5 .262 95 9.5 9.1 1.0 8.3 49% .326 .299 2.06 5.86 6.04 120 8.45 177.2 -1.5
2004 DET MLB 16 0 14.7 1 0 0 17 11 8 4 .258 106 10.4 6.8 2.5 4.9 50% .260 .317 1.91 7.86 7.36 123 8.62 177.8 -0.5
2005 DET MLB 58 0 59.0 4 0 1 63 34 38 7 .263 102 9.6 5.2 1.1 5.8 50% .304 .286 1.64 5.38 3.66 119 8.62 185.5 -2.1
2006 FLO MLB 12 0 12.0 0 0 0 7 14 6 1 .261 94 5.2 10.5 0.8 4.5 44% .171 .267 1.75 6.94 3.00 125 7.97 162.4 -0.3
2008 TEX MLB 17 0 21.7 1 3 0 18 13 15 0 .255 105 7.5 5.4 0.0 6.2 38% .277 .240 1.43 3.57 2.08 113 6.18 131.7 -0.2
CareerMLB1550158.797715511911417.2621008.86.81.06.548%.288.2821.735.504.251198.02169.7-4.5

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
1999 VAN A- 15 15 73.7 3 5 0 89 45 58 10 .000 10.9 5.5 1.2 7.1 0% -.693 .000 1.82 6.12 5.98 0 0.00 0.0
2000 VAN A- 9 2 20.3 1 0 0 13 10 20 0 .000 5.8 4.4 0.0 8.9 0% -.433 .000 1.13 3.13 1.77 0 0.00 0.0
2000 MOD A+ 17 14 72.0 5 5 0 88 37 52 4 .000 11.0 4.6 0.5 6.5 0% -.903 .000 1.74 4.50 5.50 0 0.00 0.0
2001 VIS A+ 53 0 63.3 2 4 19 67 31 93 7 .000 9.5 4.4 1.0 13.2 0% -.455 .000 1.55 3.76 3.98 0 0.00 0.0
2001 Esc Wnt 14 0 15.7 0 0 1 4 4 23 0 .000 2.3 2.3 0.0 13.2 0% -.148 .000 0.51 2.32 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2002 DET MLB 7 0 6.7 1 0 1 3 2 6 0 .279 96 4.0 2.7 0.0 8.1 54% .188 .174 0.75 2.60 0.00 94 3.86 82.8
2002 MID AA 37 0 41.3 1 1 16 28 27 59 0 .000 6.1 5.9 0.0 12.9 0% .318 .000 1.33 2.17 3.05 0 0.00 0.0
2002 TOL AAA 23 0 22.7 1 1 13 15 7 31 0 .000 5.9 2.8 0.0 12.3 0% .300 .000 0.97 1.28 1.59 0 0.00 0.0
2003 DET MLB 45 0 44.7 2 4 5 47 45 41 5 .262 95 9.5 9.1 1.0 8.3 49% .326 .299 2.06 5.86 6.04 120 8.45 177.2
2003 TOL AAA 24 0 29.3 1 4 4 21 9 32 2 .000 6.5 2.8 0.6 9.8 0% .275 .000 1.02 3.52 2.46 0 0.00 0.0
2003 esc Wnt 10 0 9.7 0 1 2 11 3 7 0 .000 10.2 2.8 0.0 6.5 0% -1.100 .000 1.44 2.60 2.78 0 0.00 0.0
2004 DET MLB 16 0 14.7 1 0 0 17 11 8 4 .258 106 10.4 6.8 2.5 4.9 50% .260 .317 1.91 7.86 7.36 123 8.62 177.8
2004 TOL AAA 49 0 49.0 3 5 27 46 25 60 6 .000 8.4 4.6 1.1 11.0 0% .320 .000 1.45 4.05 4.59 0 0.00 0.0
2005 DET MLB 58 0 59.0 4 0 1 63 34 38 7 .263 102 9.6 5.2 1.1 5.8 50% .304 .286 1.64 5.38 3.66 119 8.62 185.5
2006 FLO MLB 12 0 12.0 0 0 0 7 14 6 1 .261 94 5.2 10.5 0.8 4.5 44% .171 .267 1.75 6.94 3.00 125 7.97 162.4
2006 JUP A+ 4 4 4.0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 .269 52 4.5 2.2 0.0 2.2 57% .286 .259 0.75 3.49 0.00 105 0.00 0.0
2006 ABQ AAA 8 0 6.1 0 1 0 11 2 6 0 .257 109 16.2 3.0 0.0 8.9 52% .478 .314 2.13 3.83 8.85 100 0.00 0.0
2006 MRL Rk 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .266 82 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 100% .000 -.037 0.00 1.42 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2007 OKL AAA 47 0 59.3 2 2 7 44 46 72 5 .268 100 6.7 7.0 0.8 10.9 43% .279 .249 1.52 4.78 3.49 108 7.53 123.1
2007 LIC Wnt 17 0 14.7 0 0 0 10 8 16 1 .000 6.1 4.9 0.6 9.8 0% .250 .000 1.22 3.60 1.84 0 0.00 0.0
2007 LIC Wnt 5 0 3.7 0 0 0 1 2 4 0 .000 2.4 4.9 0.0 9.7 0% .111 .000 0.81 2.52 2.43 0 0.00 0.0
2007 LIC Wnt 5 0 4.7 1 0 0 4 1 3 0 .000 7.7 1.9 0.0 5.7 0% .286 .000 1.06 2.42 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2008 TEX MLB 17 0 21.7 1 3 0 18 13 15 0 .255 105 7.5 5.4 0.0 6.2 38% .277 .240 1.43 3.57 2.08 113 6.18 131.7
2008 CHR AAA 5 0 6.3 1 1 0 6 6 9 1 .261 94 8.6 8.6 1.4 12.9 40% .300 .282 1.90 5.38 4.29 111 10.09 221.1
2008 IND AAA 24 0 27.7 1 1 0 24 17 22 3 .260 87 7.8 5.5 1.0 7.1 41% .253 .279 1.48 5.08 3.57 109 7.53 165.0
2009 AGU Wnt 3 0 3.3 1 0 0 3 4 2 0 .000 8.2 10.9 0.0 5.5 0% .333 .000 2.12 5.71 5.45 0 0.00 0.0
2011 TDE Wnt 15 0 12.7 1 1 0 7 8 9 1 .000 5.0 5.7 0.7 6.4 0% .167 .000 1.18 4.80 4.26 0 0.00 0.0
2012 TOR Wnt 4 0 4.0 0 0 0 5 2 1 1 .000 11.2 4.5 2.2 2.2 0% .267 .000 1.75 7.38 4.50 0 0.00 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2008 344 0.4564 0.4186 0.7986 0.5732 0.2888 0.8556 0.7037 0.2014
Career3440.45640.41860.79860.57320.28880.85560.70370.2014

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2006-05-10 2006-05-29 15-DL 19 18 Right Shoulder Stiffness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 DET $321,000
2003 DET $300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$621,000
2 yrTotal$621,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 157 d

Details
  • acquired in trade from PIT 8/10/08
  • signed as a free agent from TX 6/4/08 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 5/29/08 designated for assignment 5/21/08 contract purchased 3/30/08
  • re-signed as a free agent 12/07 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from FL 11/06 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 6/06 designated for assignment 6/06 claimed off waivers from DET 4/06 designated for assignment 4/06 re-signed 2/06
  • re-signed 2/05, 1 year/$0.321M (05)
  • recalled 9/04 6/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/04 re-signed 2/04
  • recalled 8/03 optioned to Triple-A 6/03 re-signed 2/03, 1 year/$0.3M (03)
  • recalled 9/02 acquired in trade from OAK 7/02 signed 2/02 1 year/$ M (02) added to 40-man roster 11/01

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DateQuestionAnswer
2009-07-15 14:00:00 (link to chat)I've watchedthe improvement og Henry Rodriguezand do you think he's ready for the majors? Is he the next zumaya or another colome/franklyn german?
(jake from sacramento)
He's one of those things. At this point, are you convinced that Zumaya isn't another Colome/Franklyn German? (Kevin Goldstein)


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