Jim Franklin
Burlington Bees (A)
Jim Franklin
Birthdate:
Dec. 15, 2004 (20 y, 10 m, 30 d)
Born In:
Laredo, TX, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'1"/189
Entry:
2023 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 34, Team: Los Angeles (A) Angels
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
None

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
INL - CAL
23 23 138.2 6-12 0 0 0 69 62 4.933 4.495 108 5.508 1.31
BUR - MID
3 3 12.2 0-2 0 0 0 7 6 3.553 4.776 112 5.783 0.09
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 2 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 6 1 1 1
vs R 2 5 1 1 1
vs L 2 6 1 2 1
Potential 3 6 2 2 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 5
Error 3 7
Arm 1 13 7
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 1
Sac Bunt 14
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 13 6
vs R 8 14 7
vs L 7 12 6
Potential 17 14 14
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 11 15
Slider 8 18
Changeup 4 18
Forkball 9 9
Other Pitching
Velocity 93-95 mph
GB % 56%
Stamina 18
Hold 16
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-11-14
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
2025-11-05
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 188 to 189
2025-09-29
Hold increased from 15 to 16
2025-09-01
Sac Bunt increased from 13 to 14
2025-08-25
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Slider increased from 7 to 8
2025-06-02
Movement vs L decreased from 13 to 12
Fastball increased from 10 to 11
2025-05-12
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
2025-04-28
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
2025-04-14
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L increased from 12 to 13
2025-04-05
Weight increased from 187 to 188
2025-03-27
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Fastball increased from 9 to 10
2025-03-18
Movement increased from 12 to 13
Movement vs R increased from 13 to 14
Stamina increased from 17 to 18
Forkball increased from 8 to 9
2025-03-09
Sac Bunt decreased from 14 to 13
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
2025-02-23
Sac Bunt increased from 13 to 14
2025-02-08
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Movement decreased from 14 to 12
Movement vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Movement vs L decreased from 14 to 12
GB% decreased from 58% to 56%
Changeup increased from 3 to 4
Forkball Pot decreased from 10 to 9
Forkball decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 185 to 187
2024-11-01
Stamina decreased from 18 to 17
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
2024-10-19
Weight decreased from 187 to 186
2024-10-07
Movement increased from 13 to 14
Movement vs L increased from 13 to 14
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
2024-09-16
Changeup increased from 2 to 3
2024-09-02
Infield Arm increased from 12 to 13
2024-08-05
GB% decreased from 60% to 58%
2024-07-31
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Range increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 186 to 187
2024-07-22
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Forkball increased from 8 to 9
2024-07-15
Weight decreased from 187 to 186
2024-06-17
Movement vs R increased from 13 to 14
2024-06-10
Outfield Range increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 12 to 13
2024-05-27
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
2024-05-20
Movement increased from 12 to 13
2024-05-06
Movement decreased from 13 to 12
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
2024-04-29
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
2024-04-15
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
2024-03-29
Movement increased from 12 to 13
Hold increased from 14 to 15
Slider increased from 6 to 7
2024-02-25
Outfield Error increased from 6 to 7
2024-02-09
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
2023-12-26
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 12 to 13
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Slider increased from 5 to 6
2023-12-19
Movement vs R decreased from 13 to 12
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
2023-12-12
Weight increased from 186 to 187
2023-12-07
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 185 to 186
2023-11-27
Movement vs R increased from 12 to 13
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
2023-11-09
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
2023-09-11
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 4
Stuff vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Control decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Stamina increased from 17 to 18
Fastball increased from 8 to 9
Changeup increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 184 to 185
2023-07-17
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
P defense decreased from 8 to 7
Movement increased from 11 to 12
Movement vs R increased from 11 to 13
Movement vs L increased from 11 to 12
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4

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
BUR - MID
2025 20 3 3 12.2 0-2 0 6 7 10.53% 12.28% 0.00% 78.26% 50.00% 0.333 3.553 4.776 112 5.783 -1.22 0.09
INL - CAL
2025 20 23 23 138.2 6-12 0 62 69 10.00% 11.13% 0.48% 67.02% 50.00% 0.311 4.933 4.495 108 5.508 0.44 1.31
Ang - DSL
2024 19 14 14 67.1 4-3 0 63 48 20.59% 15.69% 0.98% 70.89% 59.85% 0.298 4.678 5.223 113 5.811 -0.54 0.43
Ang - DSL
2023 18 14 14 61.2 2-3 0 56 50 19.18% 17.12% 1.03% 70.22% 49.18% 0.306 5.108 5.782 121 6.574 -0.67 0.14
Total - A
A
26 26 151.1 6-14 0 68 76 10.04% 11.23% 0.44% 68.07% 50.00% 0.313 4.817 4.519 108 5.531 0.30 1.39
Total - R
R
28 28 129.0 6-6 0 119 98 19.90% 16.39% 1.00% 70.56% 54.72% 0.302 4.884 5.490 117 6.176 -0.61 0.57

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
None - None
None - None
2023 18 8 44 42 15 8 1 0 9 11 1 5 8 4 0.357 0.372 0.967 0.4054 0.414 166 0.41
Total - ??
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8 44 42 15 8 1 0 9 11 1 5 8 4 0.357 0.372 0.967 0.4054 0.414 166 0.41

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
INL - CAL
2025 P 23 138.2 6 26 3 0.914 2.077 1.006 -4.07
BUR - MID
2025 P 3 12.2 1 3 0 1.000 2.842 0.794 -0.56
Total P 26 151.1 7 29 3 -4.64

California League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Sept. 7, 2025
Sep 7
@LAN 2 - 7 5.0 8 4 4 0 3 2 0 0 4 8 25 83 38 -0.13
Sept. 3, 2025
Sep 3
@HIG 4 - 2 5.2 5 2 1 0 1 4 0 1 7 5 24 86 60 0.01
Aug. 28, 2025
Aug 28
STO 0 - 7 5.0 7 5 5 0 1 2 0 1 6 7 24 85 41 -0.26
Aug. 23, 2025
Aug 23
@HIG 5 - 3 6.0 4 3 3 0 5 4 0 0 10 2 25 104 53 -0.02
Aug. 18, 2025
Aug 18
@LAK 2 - 3 8.1 5 3 3 1 3 7 0 0 4 12 31 107 66 0.22
Aug. 13, 2025
Aug 13
LAN 1 - 0 8.0 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 12 9 27 106 85 0.51
Aug. 8, 2025
Aug 8
@VIS 5 - 9 5.1 11 7 7 0 4 4 0 0 6 4 29 99 25 -0.29
Aug. 3, 2025
Aug 3
LAK 0 - 3 5.0 7 3 3 0 6 3 0 0 6 5 27 106 38 -0.17
July 29, 2025
Jul 29
@RAN 4 - 8 7.0 7 4 3 1 2 2 0 1 8 10 30 97 48 -0.08
July 24, 2025
Jul 24
@SJO 2 - 3 7.2 3 1 1 0 7 4 0 0 11 8 33 113 67 0.17
July 19, 2025
Jul 19
LAK 6 - 7 4.2 8 7 7 0 4 2 0 1 5 5 25 90 25 -0.58
July 14, 2025
Jul 14
LAN 4 - 5 5.0 5 5 5 1 3 3 0 1 7 5 24 98 36 -0.39
July 9, 2025
Jul 9
RAN 4 - 6 4.0 7 6 6 0 1 2 0 1 5 5 21 80 32 -0.38
July 5, 2025
Jul 5
@HIG 1 - 8 5.2 11 6 6 0 3 2 0 0 7 8 31 98 30 -0.29
June 30, 2025
Jun 30
@LAK 1 - 2 5.0 5 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 5 9 23 91 53 0.10
June 18, 2025
Jun 18
@SJO 5 - 4 7.0 7 2 2 0 4 2 0 0 6 10 29 106 56 0.15
June 13, 2025
Jun 13
HIG 5 - 2 7.0 6 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 13 6 29 100 67 0.18
June 8, 2025
Jun 8
@RAN 3 - 6 2.2 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 7 12 35 40 -0.13
June 2, 2025
Jun 2
@BAK 3 - 5 5.2 10 5 5 0 4 4 0 0 5 7 30 101 35 -0.33
May 27, 2025
May 27
LAK 2 - 8 8.0 10 6 6 0 3 1 0 0 13 7 34 102 45 -0.32
May 2, 2025
May 2
BAK 4 - 5 4.0 5 3 3 0 3 3 0 0 4 4 19 85 42 -0.11
April 27, 2025
Apr 27
@STO 9 - 1 8.1 7 1 1 0 3 5 0 0 10 8 33 107 72 0.19
April 22, 2025
Apr 22
HIG 9 - 2 8.2 6 2 2 0 3 2 0 1 10 13 35 113 70 0.16

Midwest League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
May 22, 2025
May 22
@CLI 0 - 3 5.0 7 1 1 0 3 4 0 0 3 7 24 94 51 0.02
May 16, 2025
May 16
WMI 6 - 5 6.2 6 3 3 0 2 2 0 2 9 6 27 103 57 0.07
May 7, 2025
May 7
@GLK 0 - 4 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 6 32 37 -0.04
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 2025 Inland Empire (CAL)