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Kevin Franklin played for the 2017 Dayton Dragons
LeagueMidwest LeagueDivisionEasternLevelACategoryMinor Leagues
Record71-69 (4th in Midwest League Eastern)
ManagerLuis Bolivar
CoachesDerrin Ebert (Pitching Coach), Kevin Mahar (Bench Coach), Daryle Ward (Hitting Coach)
PlayoffsLost in Semi-Finals
MLB Parent OrgCincinnati RedsAffiliate History
Years Available2000-2018

Team History -- 2017 Statistics -- 2017 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions -- About Minor League Data

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2017 Dayton Dragons.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2017 baseball season.

2017 Dayton Dragons Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
13Jesse AdamsP-OF6-0 165 L-L 1993-08-12 23Maumee,Ohio A2013-2017-St. John's Jesuit (Toledo,OH)Boston Col
2016-14- 408-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
22Homer BaileyP6-4 185 R-R 1986-05-03 31La Grange,Texas MLB2004-20172007-2017La Grange (La Grange,TX)
2004- 1-   7-CIN
ActiveCincinnati Reds (MLB)
3Brantley Bell3B6-2 175 R-R 1994-11-16 22Phoenix,Arizona A+2011-2017-Mountain Pointe (Phoenix,AZ)Mississippi, State Col Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
2015-11- 325-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
34Michael BeltreRF6-3 180 B-R 1995-07-03 21Santo Domingo,Dom Rep A2013-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
27Lucas BenenatiP6-2 205 R-R 1993-05-27 24Santa Barbara,California A2014-2017-Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara,CA)Kansas St, Santa Barbara City Col
2016-10- 288-CIN
Free Agent  
26Matt BlandinoP6-1 180 R-R 1995-07-30 21Bristol,Connecticut A2014-2017-Bristol Central (Bristol,CT)Central Connecticut St, Felician Col
2016-19- 558-CIN
Free Agent  
40Ty BoylesP6-3 270 R-L 1995-09-30 21Quartz Hill,California A+2013-2017-Quartz Hill (Quartz Hill,CA)
2013-11- 345-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
39Cassidy BrownC6-3 210 R-R 1994-07-21 22Columbus,Ohio A2014-2017-Walsh Jesuit (Cuyahoga Falls,OH)Loyola Marymount U.
2016-12- 348-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
0Tony CingraniP6-4 205 L-L 1989-07-05 27Evergreen Park,Illinois MLB2010-20172012-2017Lincoln Way Central (New Lenox,IL)Rice U., South Suburban Col
2011- 3- 114-CIN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
6Malik CollymoreO6-0 198 R-R 1995-04-29 22Mississauga,Ontario A+2013-2017-Port Credit (Mississauga,ON)
2013-10- 305-SLN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
0Jacob ConstanteP6-4 215 L-L 1994-03-22 23Santo Domingo,Dom Rep A2013-2017-  
2013-   UDFA-CIN
Free Agent  
0Zac CorrellP6-6 230 R-R 1996-01-28 21Swansea,Massachusetts A2014-2017-Joseph Case (Swansea,MA)
2014-13- 395-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (Rk)
11Andy CoxUT6-2 160 R-L 1993-10-23 23Arlington,Tennessee A2013-2017-St. Benedict at Auburndale (Cordova,TN)Tennessee
2016- 7- 198-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
28Anthony DeSclafaniP6-2 180 R-R 1990-04-18 27Freehold,New Jersey MLB2009-20172014-2016Colts Neck (Colts Neck,NJ)Florida
2011- 6- 199-TOR
ActiveCincinnati Reds (MLB)
0Alexis DiazP6-2 170 R-R 1996-09-28 20Humacao,Puerto Rico A2015-2017-Dr. Juan Jose Nunez (Naguabo,PR)
2015-12- 355-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (Rk)
0Marcos EncarnacionP6-2 180 R-R 1995-11-28 21Yamasa,Dom Rep A2014-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
18Aaron FossasP6-2 195 R-R 1992-09-02 24Dudley,Massachusetts AAA2012-2017-Holy Name (Worcester,MA)Wake Forest U.   MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
20Kevin Franklin1B6-1 220 R-R 1994-11-24 22Cerritos,California A+2013-2017-Gahr (Cerritos,CA)
2013- 2-  67-CIN
MinorsAtlanta Braves (A+)
6T.J. FriedlCF5-9 160 L-L 1995-- 22Pleasanton,California A+2014-2017-Foothill (Pleasanton,CA)Nevada   MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
2Luis GonzalezSS6-0 175 R-R 1994-07-28 22Esperanza,Dom Rep A+2013-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
0Nick HansonP6-5 210 R-R 1998-06-10 19Burnsville,Minnesota A2016-2017-Prior Lake (Prior Lake,MN)
2016- 3-  79-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
26Ryan HendrixP6-3 185 R-R 1994-12-16 22Cypress,Texas A+2014-2017-Cypress Woods (Cypress,TX)Texas A&M U.
2016- 5- 138-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
28Brian HunterC6-3 185 R-R 1992-11-22 24Port Jefferson,New York A+2011-2017-St. John the Baptist (West Islip,NY)Hartford
2014- 9- 275-CIN
RestrictedCincinnati Reds (A+)
23Andrew JordanP6-3 180 R-R 1997-08-03 19Gastonia,North Carolina A2015-2017-Hunter Huss (Gastonia,NC)
2015-13- 385-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
36Joel KuhnelP6-4 219 R-R 1995-02-19 22Peoria,Arizona A2014-2017-Sunrise Mountain (Peoria,AZ)Texas-Arlington, Central Arizona Col
2016-11- 318-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
28Morgan LofstromC6-1 185 L-R 1995-08-17 21Kelowna,BC A2014-2017-  
2013-20- 615-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
21Sandy LugoP6-0 170 R-R 1994-03-26 23Las Matas de Farfan,Dom Rep A+2014-2017-  
2014-   UDFA-CIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (MLB)
31Carlos MachorroP6-2 175 R-R 1996-09-20 20Monterrey,Mexico A2015-2017-  
2014-   UDFA-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
3Shane Mardirosian2B5-10 175 L-R 1995-10-13 21Riverside,California A+2014-2017-Martin Luther King (Riverside,CA)
2014- 7- 215-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
21Alfredo MenaP6-3 205 R-R 1993-12-06 23Maimon,Dom Rep A2014-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
25Dauri MoretaP6-2 185 R-R 1996-04-15 21Comendador,Dom Rep A2015-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
15Scott MossP6-5 210 L-L 1994-10-06 22Deltona,Florida A2016-2017-DeLand (DeLand,FL)Florida
2016- 4- 108-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
30Moises NovaP6-3 190 R-R 1995-08-02 21Azua,Dom Rep A2015-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
0Ryan OlsonP6-3 185 R-R 1994-11-22 22Palm Springs,California A2014-2017-Western Christian (Covina,CA)San Diego, Cal Poly Pomona
2016-13- 378-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
2Gabriel OvalleSS6-2 170 B-R 1994-12-10 22Villa Gonzalez,Dom Rep AAA2014-2017-     Free Agent  
20Mitch PiatnikCF5-10 154 B-R 1994-09-12 22Winter Haven,Florida A+2014-2017-Winter Haven (Winter Haven,FL)Virginia Tech, State Col Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
2015- 8- 235-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
30Aaron QuillenP6-2 175 R-R 1993-12-19 23Kingsport,Tennessee A+2013-2017-Dobyns-Bennett (Kingsport,TN)Tennessee, Walters St CC, Belmont U.
2016-22- 648-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
20Avain Rachal1B6-0 195 R-R 1994-02-11 23Cypress,Texas A+2012-2017-Cypress Fairbanks (Cypress,TX)
2012-22- 682-CIN
Free Agent  
33Patrick RiehlP6-5 230 R-R 1994-05-19 23Portsmouth,Ohio A+2016-2017-Valley (Lucasville,OH)Mars Hill Col
2016-26- 768-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
11Carlos RiveroSS6-0 175 L-R 1997-04-30 20Maracay,Venezuela A2014-2017-  
2013-   UDFA-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
0Adrian RodriguezP6-1 185 R-R 1996-08-08 20Tlaquepaque,Mexico A2015-2017-  
2014-   UDFA-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
10Wennigton RomeroP5-11 175 L-L 1998-01-29 19Santo Domingo,Dom Rep A2015-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
4John Sansone3B5-11 195 R-R 1993-09-15 23New Castle,Pennsylvania A2013-2017-Neshannock (New Castle,PA)Florida St
2016- 8- 228-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
19Tony SantillanP6-3 240 R-R 1997-04-15 20Seguin,Texas A2015-2017-Seguin (Seguin,TX)
2015- 2-  49-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
12Jose SiriCF6-2 175 R-R 1995-07-22 21Sabana Grande De Boya,Dom Rep A2013-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
35Taylor Sparks3B6-3 205 R-R 1993-04-03 24Long Beach,California AA2012-2017-St. John Bosco (Bellflower,CA)California-Irvine
2014- 2-  58-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
17Jesse StallingsP6-2 205 R-R 1994-10-27 22Alexandria,Louisiana A2015-2017-Grant (Dry Prong,LA)Louisiana St
2016-15- 438-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
9Tyler StephensonC6-4 225 R-R 1996-08-16 20Kennesaw,Georgia A2015-2017-Kennesaw Mountain (Kennesaw,GA)
2015- 1-  11-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
5Taylor TrammellLF6-2 194 L-L 1997-09-13 19Powder Springs,Georgia A2016-2017-Mount Paran (Kennesaw,GA)
2016- 1-  35-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
22Mitch TreesC6-0 200 R-R 1995-07-18 21Springfield,Illinois A+2014-2017-Sacred Heart-Griffin (Springfield,IL)
2014-11- 335-CIN
Free Agent  
7Hector VargasSS6-2 170 R-R 1995-01-27 22Peravia,Dom Rep A2013-2017-     MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
25James Vasquez1B6-0 220 L-L 1992-11-08 24Palm City,Florida A+2012-2017-Martin County (Stuart,FL)Central Florida
2015-25- 745-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A+)
2Randy VenturaRF5-9 165 B-R 1997-07-11 19Pimentel,Dom Rep A2015-2017-  
2014-   UDFA-ATL
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
8Josciel VerasCF5-8 175 R-R 1992-12-07 24Tampa,Florida AAA2013-2017-King (Tampa,FL)Cumberland U.
2014-30- 905-CIN
Free Agent  
32Alex WebbP6-2 210 R-R 1994-07-19 22Surrey,BC A2013-2017-Semiahmoo Secondary School (Surrey,BC)British Columbia
2016- 9- 258-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
8Isaiah WhiteRF6-0 170 R-R 1997-01-07 20Wilson,North Carolina A2015-2017-Greenfield (Wilson,NC)
2015- 3-  85-MIA
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
30Max WotellP6-3 180 R-L 1996-09-13 20Waxhaw,North Carolina A2015-2017-Marvin Ridge (Waxhaw,NC)
2015- 3-  88-NYN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (Rk)
0Andrew WrightP6-5 210 R-L 1995-06-27 22San Diego,California A2014-2017-Cathedral Catholic (San Diego,CA)USC
2016-21- 618-CIN
Free Agent  
24Bruce Yari1B6-3 224 L-L 1994-12-09 22Waterloo,Ontario A2016-2017-   British Columbia
2016-24- 708-CIN
MinorsCincinnati Reds (A)
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