7 - J.J. Franco
J.J. Franco
Height: 5-9
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: New York, NY
High School: Poly Prep
Position: INF
Bats/Throws: R/R
gp 37
avg .296
hr 1
rbi 17
r 29
sb 2

2014|Stats: Started in all 37 games , 23 at second base and 14 at short ... Led the team with a .296 Batting average ... Recorded five doubles, three triples and one home run on the year ... Had 10 multi-hit games on the season ... Recorded a season high three RBI twice, Mar. 24 at William & Mary and on Apr. 27 against Yale ... Finished fourth on the team with 17 RBI.

2013|Stats: Started in 38 of 39 games played, serving as the primary shortstop … finished the season with 24 hits, 11 runs, 10 RBIs, five doubles and two home runs … logged five multi-hit games … drove in a pair of runs against Harvard (4/20/13). 

2012|Stats: Earned second team All-Ivy honors for his performance during his sophomore year…Started all 44 games of the campaign and was one of the team’s most consistent hitters…During the season, he tallied 43 hits, 24 runs and 14 RBIs…In Ivy League games he posted a .366 batting average, .465 slugging percentage and a .432 on-base percentage…Also was successful on the field, where he registered 95 putouts and 117 assists.

2011
: Made 40 appearances out of 42 games, starting in all but one…Provided stellar defense all season long, totaling 64 putouts and 89 assists…Contributed nine runs, 18 hits, seven RBIs, and seven sacrifice hits overall.

Before Brown:
 A three-sport athlete and four-time letter winner as a middle infielder and pitcher for Poly Prep Country Day School…A first team All-League selection for all four years and a two-time All-City selection…His team won the New York State Championship of Independent Schools in 2007 and 2008…During his sophomore year he won the award for Most Improved Player…Was selected as the Class B New York State Player of the Year during his junior season…Selected Team MVP for both his junior and senior campaigns…Drafted by the New York Mets in the 42nd round in 2010.

Personal: John J. Franco is the son of John and Rose Franco of New York, New York…His father John played 21 years as a pitcher in the Major Leagues, spending time with the Reds, Mets and Astros…He has two sisters, Nicole, who graduated from Villanova University, and Ella…Was a member of the prestigious Oasis Society at Poly Prep Country Day School…Concentrating in Economics.

Recent Games
Apr 26 at Yale
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell W, 5-4
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell L, 5-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 37 20
Plate appearances 156 81
At Bats 135 71
Runs 29 16
Hits 40 19
Doubles 5 4
Triples 3 1
Home Runs 1 1
Runs Batted In 17 8
Total bases 54 28
Walks 14 6
Hit by pitch 2 1
Strikeouts 15 12
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits 5 3
Hit into double play 6 3
Stolen Bases 2 1
Caught Stealing 3 2
Batting Average .296 .268
On Base Percentage .371 .333
Slugging Percentage .400 .394
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game - -
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 159 79
Put Outs 60 24
Assists 90 49
Errors 9 6
Fielding Percentage .943 .924
Double Plays 15 4
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 5 2 3 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 22 vs. UMass Lowell W, 8-2 5 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 4 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 23 vs. UMass Lowell W, 9-3 5 1 3 1 - - 1 - - - 1
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 6 4 4 - 1 - 3 - - - -
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 3 - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 4 1 1 1 - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 3 3 3 - 1 - 1 1 - 1 -
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 1 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 3 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 4 - -
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 5 0 1 - - - 1 - 2 - -
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 4 1 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 4 1 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 3 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 4 0 3 1 1 - 1 - - - 1
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 2 3 2 - - - 0 2 - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 6 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - 1
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 4 2 3 1 - - 0 - - 1 -
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 5 4 3 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 4 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 4 1 2 1 - 1 3 1 - - -
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 5 0 2 - - - 2 - - - -
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell W, 5-4 2 2 0 - - - 0 2 - - -
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell L, 5-3 4 0 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 3 0.33 4
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 3
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 3
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 - - - 3 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 - - 1 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Mar 22 vs. UMass Lowell W, 8-2 - - - 0 0 - - 5 - 5
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 - - - 0 0 1 1 3 0.33 5
Mar 23 vs. UMass Lowell W, 9-3 - - - 4 1 - - 1 - 5
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 - - - 6 1 - - 2 - 6
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 3
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 - - - 2 1 - - 2 - 4
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 - - 1 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 - - - 5 1 - - - - 4
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 1 - 1 1 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 - - 1 0 0 - 3 - - 4
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 - - - 1 0 1 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 - - - 0 0 - - 3 - 3
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 - - 1 0 0 - 1 - - 5
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 5
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 1 - - 0 0 1 2 - - 5
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 - - - 1 0 1 2 - - 3
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 - - - 6 2 - - 1 - 4
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 - - - 0 0 1 2 2 1.00 5
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 - - - 2 0 - - - - 4
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 - - - 1 0 - 2 3 0.67 6
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 - - - 4 1 - - 1 - 4
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 - - - 3 0 - - 1 - 5
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 - - - 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 - - - 6 2 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 - - - 2 0 - - 2 - 5
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell W, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell L, 5-3 - - - 1 0 1 1 - - 4
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 vs. UMass Lowell W, 8-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 vs. UMass Lowell W, 9-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell L, 5-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 5 3 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 5 4 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 7 4 2 1 .857 1 - - - - -
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 6 2 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 vs. UMass Lowell W, 8-2 1 0 0 1 .000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 4 1 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 23 vs. UMass Lowell W, 9-3 8 5 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 6 3 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 2 0 1 1 .500 - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 1 0 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 4 3 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 5 3 1 1 .800 - - - - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 9 3 6 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 5 0 5 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 7 3 3 1 .857 - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 5 1 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 5 3 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 6 2 3 1 .833 2 - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 5 2 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 7 1 5 1 .857 - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 5 2 2 1 .800 1 - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 7 0 6 1 .857 1 - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 5 1 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell W, 5-4 5 0 5 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 29 at UMass Lowell L, 5-3 5 4 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2010-11 40 104 9 18 1 - - 7 6 20 1 - .173 .218 .183
2011-12 44 153 24 43 5 1 - 14 17 29 2 3 .281 .351 .327
2012-13 39 124 11 24 5 - 2 10 5 25 1 - .194 .227 .282
2013-14 37 135 29 40 5 3 1 17 14 15 2 3 .296 .371 .400
Total 160 516 73 125 16 4 3 48 42 89 6 6 .242 .301 .306
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2010-11 40 - - 7 19 1 4 48 22 2.18 117
2011-12 44 - 1 4 50 6 7 48 36 1.33 175
2012-13 39 1 2 5 35 7 3 37 41 0.90 137
2013-14 37 2 - 5 54 9 6 33 46 0.72 156
Total 160 3 3 21 158 23 20 166 145 1.14 585
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
2010-11 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2011-12 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2012-13 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2013-14 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2010-11 40 161 64 89 8 .950 14 - - - - -
2011-12 44 218 95 117 6 .972 27 - - - - -
2012-13 39 144 59 73 12 .917 11 - - - - -
2013-14 37 159 60 90 9 .943 15 - - - - -
Total 160 682 278 369 35 .949 67 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 37 135 29 40 5 3 1 17 14 15 2 3 .296 .371 .400
Conference 20 71 16 19 4 1 1 8 6 12 1 2 .268 .333 .394
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 39 13 14 1 1 - 4 6 5 2 1 .359 .457 .436
Away 23 86 15 23 3 2 1 12 8 10 - 1 .267 .337 .384
Neutral 2 10 1 3 1 - - 1 - - - 1 .300 .300 .400

Wins 13 51 23 25 2 2 - 8 6 - 2 1 .490 .552 .608
Losses 24 84 6 15 3 1 1 9 8 15 - 2 .179 .258 .274

March 12 47 8 13 1 1 - 4 3 4 - 1 .277 .320 .340
April 25 88 21 27 4 2 1 13 11 11 2 2 .307 .396 .432
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 37 2 - 5 54 9 6 33 46 0.72 156
Conference 20 1 - 3 28 6 3 23 18 1.28 81
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0

Home 12 1 - 3 17 2 1 11 11 1.00 49
Away 23 1 - 2 33 6 5 22 29 0.76 97
Neutral 2 - - - 4 1 - - 6 - 10

Wins 13 1 - 1 31 4 1 8 16 0.50 59
Losses 24 1 - 4 23 5 5 25 30 0.83 97

March 12 - - 1 16 2 1 8 21 0.38 51
April 25 2 - 4 38 7 5 25 25 1.00 105
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 37 159 60 90 9 .943 15 - - - - -
Conference 20 79 24 49 6 .924 4 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 40 15 22 3 .925 2 - - - - -
Away 23 110 40 65 5 .955 12 - - - - -
Neutral 2 9 5 3 1 .889 1 - - - - -

Wins 13 60 18 39 3 .950 5 - - - - -
Losses 24 99 42 51 6 .939 10 - - - - -

March 12 52 26 23 3 .942 5 - - - - -
April 25 107 34 67 6 .944 10 - - - - -