Franklin Esmeralda
Retired
Franklin Esmeralda
Birthdate:
June 5, 1968 (35 y, 5 m, 3 d)
Born In:
Cacocum, HOL, CUB
Nationality:
Cuban
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/214
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
2000 32 0 6 7.0 1 0 0 8 6 21.62% 16.22% 0.00% 70.59% 41.67% 0.455 6.429 3.654 92 5.239 2.77 0.06
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1999 31 0 8 10.0 2 1 0 4 5 8.00% 10.00% 6.00% 53.19% 52.17% 0.361 11.700 8.099 205 5.899 3.60 -0.63
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1998 30 0 6 8.0 0 1 0 9 6 25.00% 16.67% 0.00% 76.92% 57.14% 0.333 3.375 2.218 58 3.380 1.16 0.25
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1997 29 7 13 56.0 3 2 0 42 19 18.18% 8.23% 2.16% 77.05% 45.00% 0.256 3.375 3.714 100 4.265 -0.34 0.69
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1996 28 0 22 25.0 2 2 0 27 8 28.13% 8.33% 2.08% 72.07% 56.82% 0.254 3.240 2.735 75 2.794 0.51 0.55
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1995 27 0 18 27.0 1 3 3 23 12 19.49% 10.17% 2.54% 76.72% 46.00% 0.303 3.667 4.572 119 4.568 -0.91 -0.20
Total - TBC
TBC
7 73 133.0 9 9 3 113 56 19.89% 9.86% 2.29% 73.03% 48.29% 0.291 4.196 3.941 104 4.171 0.25 0.71

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
St. Louis - ABA
STL - ABA
2003 35 2 15 27.0 3 3 0 28 17 22.40% 13.60% 0.80% 59.21% 53.06% 0.367 6.667 2.845 78 3.305 3.82 0.53
Montreal - ABA
MON - ABA
2002 34 0 22 35.1 5 3 7 36 24 23.38% 15.58% 0.00% 74.55% 60.32% 0.345 3.566 2.307 60 3.178 1.26 1.39
SM - AAA
2001 33 0 12 12.1 2 6 0 14 16 20.29% 23.19% 4.35% 62.50% 50.00% 0.371 9.487 6.523 170 4.442 2.96 -0.76
CHA - AAA
1994 26 0 22 25.2 5 3 5 30 7 29.13% 6.80% 1.94% 77.21% 42.86% 0.328 2.805 2.256 57 2.519 0.55 0.78
Albany - U27
ALB - U27
1993 25 0 32 45.2 5 2 4 66 13 39.76% 7.83% 1.20% 88.24% 52.17% 0.179 0.985 1.414 38 1.746 -0.43 2.01
Albany - U27
ALB - U27
1992 24 2 18 23.2 6 0 1 24 11 23.30% 10.68% 2.91% 79.27% 51.22% 0.344 4.183 3.740 105 3.059 0.44 0.16
CAL - U24
1991 23 0 43 74.2 6 3 15 98 35 31.51% 11.25% 0.32% 84.47% 50.43% 0.281 1.446 2.028 55 2.688 -0.58 2.97
Las Vegas - AAA
LV - AAA
1990 22 0 34 45.1 1 5 2 37 40 18.50% 20.00% 1.50% 75.21% 49.43% 0.277 4.169 4.543 115 4.932 -0.37 -0.36
Pasadena - U24
PAS - U24
1989 21 13 13 60.0 4 4 0 49 29 19.37% 11.46% 3.56% 82.83% 54.92% 0.239 3.450 4.821 135 3.860 -1.37 -0.15
Arizona - U22
AZ - U22
1989 21 2 2 13.0 1 0 0 13 1 26.53% 2.04% 2.04% 83.33% 34.78% 0.265 2.077 2.435 68 2.833 -0.36 0.42
Arizona - U22
AZ - U22
1988 20 5 26 46.0 3 4 1 47 18 24.61% 9.42% 2.62% 76.47% 46.91% 0.292 3.522 3.517 98 3.173 0.00 0.47
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1987 19 7 15 55.0 5 2 1 47 15 20.61% 6.58% 1.75% 84.10% 55.66% 0.323 2.291 3.252 103 2.845 -0.96 0.57
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1986 18 17 17 111.2 6 4 0 91 27 20.18% 5.99% 0.22% 75.44% 53.07% 0.296 2.418 2.457 72 2.893 -0.04 3.08
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1985 17 14 14 88.0 2 9 0 62 40 15.86% 10.23% 1.53% 73.46% 52.88% 0.319 3.886 3.939 117 3.568 -0.05 0.29
Total - AAA
AAA
0 68 83.1 8 14 7 81 63 21.77% 16.94% 2.15% 72.77% 47.65% 0.307 4.536 4.132 105 4.116 0.40 -0.34
Total - AA
AA
2 50 69.1 11 2 5 90 24 33.46% 8.92% 1.86% 83.33% 51.82% 0.250 2.077 2.208 61 2.194 -0.13 2.18
Total - A
A
13 56 134.2 10 7 15 147 64 26.06% 11.35% 1.77% 83.77% 52.74% 0.261 2.339 3.273 90 3.210 -0.93 2.82
Total - S A
S A
7 28 59.0 4 4 1 60 19 25.00% 7.92% 2.50% 77.56% 44.23% 0.286 3.203 3.279 92 3.098 -0.08 0.89
Total - R
R
38 46 254.2 13 15 1 200 82 18.69% 7.66% 1.03% 76.44% 53.52% 0.310 2.898 3.141 94 3.116 -0.24 3.94
Total - IND
IND
2 37 62.1 8 6 7 64 41 22.94% 14.70% 0.36% 67.59% 57.14% 0.355 4.909 2.540 68 3.233 2.37 1.92

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
2000 32 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1999 31 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1998 30 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1997 29 13 18 17 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 0 0.235 0.235 0.471 0.2857 0.207 21 -0.20
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1996 28 22 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -134 -0.05
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1995 27 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -134 -0.03
Total - TBC
TBC
73 21 19 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 4 0 0 0.211 0.211 0.421 0.2667 0.186 -1 -0.28

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
SM - AAA
2001 33 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -133 -0.08
CHA - AAA
1994 26 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Albany - U27
ALB - U27
1993 25 32 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.5000 0.305 84 -0.00
Albany - U27
ALB - U27
1992 24 18 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.5000 0.307 84 -0.01
CAL - U24
1991 23 43 12 11 3 0 0 0 5 1 0 4 0 0 0.273 0.273 0.546 0.4286 0.252 45 -0.09
Las Vegas - AAA
LV - AAA
1990 22 34 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 -0.04
Pasadena - U24
PAS - U24
1989 21 13 20 18 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0.222 0.263 0.541 0.2857 0.255 52 -0.05
Arizona - U22
AZ - U22
1989 21 2 6 6 3 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0.500 0.500 1.333 0.6000 0.588 286 0.17
Arizona - U22
AZ - U22
1988 20 26 9 7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.143 0.143 0.286 0.1429 0.131 -43 -0.17
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1987 19 16 18 17 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0.294 0.294 0.588 0.4167 0.274 65 -0.00
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1986 18 17 40 34 8 1 0 0 5 2 1 4 0 0 0.235 0.257 0.522 0.2667 0.247 53 -0.09
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1985 17 14 28 23 6 0 0 0 3 0 1 5 0 0 0.261 0.292 0.553 0.3333 0.264 68 0.06
Total - AAA
AAA
68 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -66 -0.13
Total - AA
AA
50 8 6 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.5000 0.306 84 -0.01
Total - A
A
56 32 29 7 1 0 0 6 2 1 8 0 0 0.241 0.267 0.543 0.3333 0.253 49 -0.14
Total - S A
S A
28 15 13 4 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0.308 0.308 0.769 0.3333 0.342 88 -0.01
Total - R
R
47 86 74 19 1 0 0 8 3 2 14 0 0 0.257 0.276 0.547 0.3167 0.258 61 -0.03

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
2000 P 6 7.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.04
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1999 P 7 10.0 0 1 0 1.000 0.900 1.037 -0.03
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1998 P 6 8.0 0 1 0 1.000 1.125 1.032 0.00
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1997 P 13 56.0 3 4 0 1.000 1.125 1.032 -0.81
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1996 P 22 25.0 0 5 0 1.000 1.800 1.032 0.00
Oklahoma - TBC
OKL - TBC
1995 P 18 27.0 3 4 0 1.000 2.333 1.007 -0.02
Total P 72 133.0 6 15 0 -0.89

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
St. Louis - ABA
STL - ABA
2003 P 15 27.0 0 1 0 1.000 0.333 1.055 -0.05
Montreal - ABA
MON - ABA
2002 P 22 35.1 0 7 0 1.000 1.783 0.843 -0.77
SM - AAA
2001 P 12 12.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.032 -0.55
CHA - AAA
1994 P 22 25.2 0 4 0 1.000 1.403 1.016 -0.05
Albany - U27
ALB - U27
1993 P 31 45.2 4 3 0 1.000 1.380 1.027 0.12
Albany - U27
ALB - U27
1992 P 18 23.2 2 1 0 1.000 1.141 1.011 0.03
CAL - U24
1991 P 43 74.2 7 4 1 0.917 1.326 0.865 -0.45
Las Vegas - AAA
LV - AAA
1990 P 34 45.1 2 6 0 1.000 1.588 1.008 -0.18
Pasadena - U24
PAS - U24
1989 P 13 60.0 5 5 0 1.000 1.500 0.991 0.02
Arizona - U22
AZ - U22
1989 P 2 13.0 0 1 0 1.000 0.692 0.995 0.08
Arizona - U22
AZ - U22
1988 P 26 46.0 1 4 1 0.833 0.978 0.796 -0.40
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1987 P 15 55.0 2 4 0 1.000 0.982 0.988 0.05
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1987 2B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1986 P 17 111.2 2 19 1 0.955 1.693 0.998 0.45
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1985 P 14 88.0 5 12 0 1.000 1.739 1.070 1.08
Total P 291 679.1 30 73 3 -0.90
Total 2B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.00
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
June 18, 1990 St. Paul Jon Izaguirre
Rich Stines
Hideyuki Koda
Franklin Esmeralda
Austin Ryan Felter
Bobby Villarreal
$300k cash
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Year 1993 Albany (U27)
1991 California (U24)
1986 San Jose (U20)
All-Star 1993 Albany (U27)
1991 California (U24)
1986 San Jose (U20)
Pitcher of the Month Aug 1991 California (U24)
Player of the Week Jul 8, 1991 California (U24)
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