Kevin Franklin

HS Grad 2013
Age 23 and 6 mos
Age on 2013 Draft 18 and 6 mos
Position(s) 3B  OF
Ht/Wt 6-2, 220 lb
School  Richard Gahr
Hometown  Cerritos, CA USA
Summer Team  Yak Baseball West
Fall Team  Brewers Elite Scout Team
MLB Draft 
Round 2 by Reds in 2013
All Americans/All Regions
2013 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (California - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2011 Underclass High Honorable Mention
2012 Underclass 2nd Team
National Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - 3B
Very interesting bat and showed big power potential @ PG National and workouts at PG AA Game
CA State Rank - Class of 2013
Ranking Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Position - 3B

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4 yr Commitment
Arizona State

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2012 National Showcase   Jun 14, 2012
PG Grade: 10
Kevin Franklin is a 2013 3B/OF with a 6-2 220 lb. frame from Cerritos, CA who attends Gahr HS. Big well proportioned build, very good present strength. Loose athletic actions defensively, quick and light on his feet, has lateral range, soft hands, very good arm strength with carry, has a feel for playing third base, also plays outfield with same tools/skills. Right handed hitter, deep load, big drift into contact but keeps hands back, very strong swing with bat speed, hard pull contact with some lift, handles the barrel well and squares up, has bat control. Loves playing and shows plus hustle and game awareness. Fun to watch play. Good student, verbal commitment to Arizona State.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 7.20 sec
54.83% Rank
best 6.18  avg 7.26
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 6.18  avg 7.33
 (2013 class)
OF 92 mph
96.05% Rank
best 98  avg 82
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 98  avg 81
 (2013 class)
IF 89 mph
95.64% Rank
best 95  avg 79
 (2013 class in 2012)

best 95  avg 78
 (2013 class)
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