Maikel Franco went 2-for-4 with an RBI triple and a solo home run as the Phillies took down the Diamondbacks on Sunday.
Phillies recalled 3B Maikel Franco from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Maikel Franco is expected to be promoted from Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Friday.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro said Monday that Maikel Franco is close to earning a promotion from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Phillies prospect Maikel Franco has hit .415 during his nine-game hitting streak for Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Phillies prospect Maikel Franco went 3-for-7 with a pair of doubles Sunday in a win over Triple-A Pawtucket.
Phillies optioned INF Maikel Franco to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Maikel Franco went 0-for-3 on Tuesday and is still looking for his first extra-base hit this spring.
Maikel Franco hit .337/.344/.570 with four home runs over 22 games in the Dominican Winter League playoffs.
Maikel Franco knocked in the winning run with an RBI single in the seventh inning against the Pirates on Tuesday, finishing 2-for-4 overall.
Maikel Franco will bat second Tuesday against the Pirates.
Maikel Franco is not in the Phillies' starting lineup on Wednesday afternoon against the Braves.
Maikel Franco was hitless in three at-bats, but knocked a run with a sacrifice fly in his major league debut in Tuesday's win against the Braves.
Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg said Tuesday that he'd like to get Maikel Franco 50-60 at-bats this month.