Nick Franklin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brewers trade Nick Franklin to Angels

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Angels have acquired infielder/outfielder Nick Franklin from the Brewers, per a team announcement. He had been designated for assignment; the deal sends cash or a player to be named later to Milwaukee. The Halos’ plans for the versatile Franklin aren’t immediately clear, though he will be..." July 01

  • Brewers Designate Nick Franklin, Activate Braun & Villar

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Brewers have announced that utilityman Nick Franklin has been designated for assignment. Veterans Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar, meanwhile, were both activated from their DL stints. Franklin, 26, has not performed well for Milwaukee after coming over from the Rays in a waiver claim right..." June 27

  • Rays DFA Nick Franklin despite hot spring, making 2014 David Price trade look worse

    CBS Sports "On Saturday, the Tampa Bay Rays designated utilityman Nick Franklin for assignment, clearing the way for Daniel Robertson to take a bench spot on the Opening Day roster. The primary reason for the move is a self-evident one: Franklin didn’t fit the roster. He’s a nominal switch-hitter whose..." April 01