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Current Status
Free Agent since 2015-03-16 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Louis Ben Francisco
Stat Years
2001-2015  [mlb] 2007-2013
Height/Weight
6-1 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (538) ... LF (264) ... RF (177) ... DH (46) ... CF (44)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Servite (Anaheim,CA)
Colleges
UCLA (Los Angeles, California)
Draft
Selected by the Cleveland Indians in Round #5 (#154 overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
2007-05-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.190)
Service Time
5.114 (2013)
Organizations
CLE [8] PHI [3] TOR [1] TBA [1] HOU [1] SDN [1] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 20494 ... retro id: franb001 ... mlbam id: 450204
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2001UCLAPac10NCAA-1rpi 43---19of------552364873201642150183362406.309.367.479.84626611327.309.170.3336.7712.411.8339.32.2637.0
    2002UCLAPac10NCAA-1rpi 111120ofDR:5-154So38152425611163720512842404.368.419.572.9911748718.382.204.3526.904.600.6725.33.4532.1
    2002Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-cle-20of---1582355582232323226222872315.349.416.502.91826911828.315.153.3828.1810.411.2778.31.1234.2
    2003Lake County CaptainsSALAcle4121of---28028957832111148156315041517.287.359.481.84033013933.332.194.3099.3915.151.6126.33.3339.8
    2004Akron AerosEastAAcle422of---31334977212629315712155086646210.254.326.414.74056320647.294.160.2768.8815.281.7233.12.6637.3
    2005Akron AerosEastAAcle423of---4833234599197746154245922114.307.357.474.83135215333.276.167.3576.8216.762.4646.11.9933.3
    2005Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle1723of---4416481003101300101.500.500.5631.0631891.188.063.5715.5616.673.000.00.0012.5
    2006Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle424of---51345158014332417592554572105409.278.345.454.79957923453.303.176.2937.7712.441.6030.32.9437.1
    2007Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle425of---6953776012027212512283666462211.318.382.496.87842518741.310.178.3598.4715.531.8331.42.8234.2
    2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1225lfL-S-E-P625621017503120231900102.274.303.500.80366318.242.226.3414.5528.796.3320.74.5547.1
    2008Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle426of---72492921311630112500104.228.308.315.623104295.239.087.29910.5824.042.2792.00.9623.8
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1226lfL-S-E-P7121447651193201554434086624010.266.332.438.77049919647.264.172.2978.0217.232.1529.83.0139.5
    2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1227lf-cfL-S-E-P889308487721110331333359842011.250.336.422.75835513032.312.172.2789.3016.621.7930.82.8241.6
    2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1027lf-cfL-S-E-P837971027905131452410101.278.317.526.8431045114.268.248.3194.8123.084.8019.44.8151.8
    2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1028lf-rfL-S-E-P988179244813062880143521116.268.327.441.7681977919.296.173.3027.1117.772.5029.83.0539.6
    2011Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-29rfL-S-E-P10100250246110163444334252315.244.340.364.7042939117.252.120.26811.2614.331.2741.72.0527.9
    2012Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-30lf---1126000000001100000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2914.291.000.00.000.0
    2012New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor-30lf-rf---11936283002003400002.222.282.306.58839113.167.084.2507.6910.261.330.00.0037.5
    2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor830dhL-S-E-P11275051251020141000000.240.296.380.67654196.200.140.3007.4118.522.500.00.0050.0
    2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou330rf-lfL-S-E-P11318552140250052300000.247.289.365.65490316.176.118.3175.5625.564.6042.52.2228.6
    2012Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba1330rf-lfL-S-E-P11245741350280041600201.228.270.421.69163247.263.193.2686.3525.404.0028.53.1753.8
    2013Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn831lf---126018720458111661183812113.241.309.310.6192095810.193.069.2958.6118.182.11187.00.4822.2
    2013New York YankeesALMLBnya4531dhL-S-E-P1221444500110051110000.114.220.182.4025081.182.068.12510.0022.002.2044.02.0020.0
    2014Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndy------32of---1357223205413162742193010100.242.303.390.6932448720.242.148.2557.7912.301.5837.22.4637.0
    2015Aguascalientes RielerosMexAAA------33of---1414454111005017701001.244.346.267.61353121.156.023.28913.2113.211.000.00.009.1
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)5631579199400104350190301714632523914236.253.323.418.7411771660157.265.165.2878.2418.352.2331.62.8239.2
    American League Totals (6 yrs)30796813624368231110179892011569024.251.321.421.7421087408101.271.170.2858.1918.492.2631.22.8541.6
    National League Totals (4 yrs)25661163157361198013857124835212.257.326.412.73868425256.257.155.2928.3318.132.1832.22.7835.7
    Minor League Totals6962618408746167216733013036249439342324857.285.352.442.79429481156255.288.157.3188.4514.891.7639.12.2734.2
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals9338890129312127935530411048010.332.388.515.90344020045.338.183.3416.829.321.3732.32.7334.9
    Minor: Indy Totals57223205413162742193010100.242.303.390.6932448720.242.148.2557.7912.301.5837.22.4637.0
    Minor: A- Totals582355582232323226222872315.349.416.502.91826911828.315.153.3828.1810.411.2778.31.1234.2
    Minor: A Totals8028957832111148156315041517.287.359.481.84033013933.332.194.3099.3915.151.6126.33.3339.8
    Minor: A+ Totals26000000001100000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2914.291.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals22585611923351102211936977149867316.272.335.432.76795437083.282.160.3058.0715.621.9438.92.3135.6
    Minor: AAA Totals331123217734872831140571511821115149329.282.350.429.7791388529111.277.147.3178.5015.201.7939.72.2331.9
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)2358171232135812899178761641467023.261.332.437.76992035787.280.176.2938.2617.832.1629.23.0440.8
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (3 yrs)22552658136321177513852101835212.259.332.420.75259422150.270.161.2888.7517.001.9430.92.8636.8
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)318552140250052300000.247.289.365.65490316.176.118.3175.5625.564.6042.52.2228.6
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)275051251020141000000.240.296.380.67654196.200.140.3007.4118.522.500.00.0050.0
    Tampa Bay Rays Totals (1 yrs)245741350280041600201.228.270.421.69163247.263.193.2686.3525.404.0028.53.1753.8
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)21444500110051110000.114.220.182.4025081.182.068.12510.0022.002.2044.02.0020.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2002Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-20OF5700.0131330137134.9782.400.0075.098.32
    2003Lake County CaptainsSALA21OF6500.0131410136135.9932.100.0046.481.33
    2004Akron AerosEastAA22OF13100.0292952306301.9842.300.0092.998.51
    2005Akron AerosEastAA23OF7000.0105110107106.9911.500.0049.384.33
    2005Buffalo BisonsILAAA23OF400.09000991.0002.300.002.8100.014
    2006Buffalo BisonsILAAA24OF10300.0193940206202.9812.000.0073.076.91
    2007Buffalo BisonsILAAA25OF8500.0175431182179.9842.100.0059.989.51
    2007Cleveland IndiansALMLB25LF1411102.12600026261.0001.900.258.656.04
    2007Cleveland IndiansALMLB25RF5328.06000661.0001.200.213.120.05
    2007Cleveland IndiansALMLB25DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.28.07
    2008Buffalo BisonsILAAA26OF2300.0410104241.9761.800.0016.195.86
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLB26LF8371643.0150722159157.9871.900.2451.268.61
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLB26CF202.0000000.0000.000.001.21.73
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLB26RF3227230.0465215351.9621.600.2219.826.43
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLB26DH900.0000000.0000.000.005.67.45
    2009Cleveland IndiansALMLB27LF5143393.0970109897.9901.900.2531.557.31
    2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27LF10871.11900019191.0001.900.276.227.04
    2009Cleveland IndiansALMLB27CF3331260.27150376761.0002.300.2920.437.12
    2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27CF7762.02110022221.0003.100.354.318.93
    2009Cleveland IndiansALMLB27RF12874.01500015151.0001.300.207.413.52
    2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27RF6548.01110012121.0002.000.253.716.23
    2009Cleveland IndiansALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.110
    2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28LF2317160.03030033331.0001.400.2114.226.12
    2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28CF2113.02000221.0001.000.151.22.33
    2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28RF2010113.22800028281.0001.400.2512.322.72
    2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.54.51
    2011PhiladelphiaNLMLB29lf1413109.0171101918.9471.300.178.614.03
    2011PhiladelphiaNLMLB29rf5549445.0863209189.9781.600.2034.055.01
    2011PhiladelphiaNLMLB29dh100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.01
    2012Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+30LF100.02000221.0002.000.000.850.07
    2012New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAA30LF300.08000881.0002.700.002.133.36
    2012New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAA30RF200.04000441.0002.000.001.422.26
    2012HoustonNLMLB30LF12667.0130101413.9291.100.197.438.74
    2012Tampa BayALMLB30LF7433.04000441.0000.600.124.329.25
    2012TorontoALMLB30LF5219.01000111.0000.200.053.118.55
    2012HoustonNLMLB30RF1412101.21610017171.0001.200.178.645.25
    2012Tampa BayALMLB30RF11756.07000771.0000.600.136.845.84
    2012TorontoALMLB30RF4213.02000221.0000.500.152.514.85
    2012TorontoALMLB30DH1300.0000000.0000.000.008.048.13
    2012Tampa BayALMLB30DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.120.86
    2013Tucson PadresPCLAAA31LF3800.0365114241.9761.100.0026.463.32
    2013Tucson PadresPCLAAA31RF1100.01100011111.0001.000.007.618.34
    2013NY YankeesALMLB31LF306.03000331.0001.000.501.914.36
    2013NY YankeesALMLB31RF5426.25000551.0001.000.193.123.85
    2013NY YankeesALMLB31DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.852.45
    MLB Totals - (LF)2221751,6033601152376371.9871.700.230.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)4439337946031001001.0002.300.300.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)1641271,1352221041236232.9831.400.200.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)4600000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)3800365114241.9761.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)11001100011111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)215004181381439431.9822.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (LF)3008000881.0002.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (RF)2004000441.0002.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)201003971062413407.9852.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (LF)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)6500131410136135.9932.100.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (OF)5700131330137134.9782.400.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2002Minor---------57-
    2003Minor---------65-
    2004Minor---------131-
    2005Minor---------74-
    2006Minor---------103-
    2007MLB------14-5-2
    2007Minor---------85-
    2008MLB------83232-9
    2008Minor---------23-
    2009MLB------614018-1
    2010MLB------23220-4
    2011MLB------14-55-1
    2012MLB------24-29-18
    2012Minor------4-2--
    2013MLB------3-5-11
    2013Minor------38-11--
    Totals------2644417753846