|Aug. 21 10:32 PM PT11:32 PM MT12:32 AM CT1:32 AM ET1:32 ET5:32 GMT13:32 CST10:32 PM MST12:32 AM EST1:02 AM VEN9:32 UAE12:32 AM CT-Franklin left Tuesday's game against the Oakland Athletics after the top of the eighth inning with a left knee laceration.
Analysis: Franklin beat a throw to the plate and caught his left knee on the cleats of A's catcher Derek Norris. His pants were torn and the laceration required stitches.
|July 29 2:28 PM PT3:28 PM MT4:28 PM CT5:28 PM ET17:28 ET21:28 GMT5:28 CST2:28 PM MST4:28 PM EST4:58 PM VEN1:28 UAE (+1)4:28 PM CT-Franklin was 3 for 4 with his second two-homer game of the season in Seattle's 10-6 win over the Angels on Sunday.
Analysis: The rookie is 8 for 21 over his last five games with eight RBIs.
|July 27 2:32 PM PT3:32 PM MT4:32 PM CT5:32 PM ET17:32 ET21:32 GMT5:32 CST2:32 PM MST4:32 PM EST5:02 PM VEN1:32 UAE (+1)4:32 PM CT-Franklin rapped out three hits Friday in a 3-2, 13-inning loss to the Twins.
Analysis: Franklin is 5 for 15 against the Twins this year.
|July 26 12:03 PM PT1:03 PM MT2:03 PM CT3:03 PM ET15:03 ET19:03 GMT3:03 CST12:03 PM MST2:03 PM EST2:33 PM VEN23:03 UAE2:03 PM CT-Franklin hit a three-run dinger although he also had an error in Thursday's 8-2 win over the Twins.
Analysis: Franklin has eight homers in 49 games although you should bench him against lefties because of his .213 average against them.
|July 22 7:51 AM PT8:51 AM MT9:51 AM CT10:51 AM ET10:51 ET14:51 GMT22:51 CST7:51 AM MST9:51 AM EST10:21 AM VEN18:51 UAE9:51 AM CT-Franklin hit his first career grand slam in Seattle's big second inning as the Mariners rolled past the Houston Astros 12-5 on Sunday for their season-best sixth straight victory.
Analysis: Franklin is up to seven jacks with 24 RBIs for the surging M's.
|July 12 10:05 PM PT11:05 PM MT12:05 AM CT1:05 AM ET1:05 ET5:05 GMT13:05 CST10:05 PM MST12:05 AM EST12:35 AM VEN9:05 UAE12:05 AM CT-Franklin returned to the lineup for the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.
Analysis: Franklin aggravated an already sore right knee on Wednesday night.
|July 6 1:13 PM PT2:13 PM MT3:13 PM CT4:13 PM ET16:13 ET20:13 GMT4:13 CST1:13 PM MST3:13 PM EST3:43 PM VEN0:13 UAE (+1)3:13 PM CT-Franklin hit a two-run homer Friday in a 4-2 win over the Reds.
Analysis: Franklin has hit safely in 12 of 15 road games.
|June 29 3:35 PM PT4:35 PM MT5:35 PM CT6:35 PM ET18:35 ET22:35 GMT6:35 CST3:35 PM MST5:35 PM EST6:05 PM VEN2:35 UAE (+1)5:35 PM CT-Franklin had three hits as the Mariners defeated the Cubs 5-4 in 10 innings on Friday.
Analysis: Franklin seems to be a good place at the plate, going 5 for 10 with two doubles in his last two games.
|June 23 8:42 AM PT9:42 AM MT10:42 AM CT11:42 AM ET11:42 ET15:42 GMT23:42 CST8:42 AM MST10:42 AM EST11:12 AM VEN19:42 UAE10:42 AM CT-Franklin had three hits, including a double, and three RBIs to key Seattle's 7-5 win over Oakland on Saturday.
Analysis: Franklin is batting .295 for the Mariners and has seven RBIs over his last three games.
|June 8 2:32 PM PT3:32 PM MT4:32 PM CT5:32 PM ET17:32 ET21:32 GMT5:32 CST2:32 PM MST4:32 PM EST5:02 PM VEN1:32 UAE (+1)4:32 PM CT-Franklin had two hits as the Mariners beat the New York Yankees 4-1 on Friday.
Analysis: Franklin has been impressive with a .923 OPS as a rookie. He's got some pop with a pair of jacks.
|May 31 12:29 PM PT1:29 PM MT2:29 PM CT3:29 PM ET15:29 ET19:29 GMT3:29 CST12:29 PM MST2:29 PM EST2:59 PM VEN23:29 UAE2:29 PM CT-Franklin hit his first two big league home runs during the Seattle Mariners' 7-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday.
Analysis: Franklin, a second baseman who was a first-round draft pick in 2009, made his big league debut on Monday and got his first hit, a single, in a loss to the Padres on Wednesday night. Fantasy owners in need of infield help shouldn't hesitate to take a chance on Franklin.
|May 27 11:59 AM PT12:59 PM MT1:59 PM CT2:59 PM ET14:59 ET18:59 GMT2:59 CST11:59 AM MST1:59 PM EST2:29 PM VEN22:59 UAE1:59 PM CT-The Seattle Mariners have demoted struggling second baseman Dustin Ackley to Triple-A Tacoma and called up Franklin to take his place.
Analysis: Franklin was hitting .324 with four homers and 20 RBIs in 39 games with Tacoma.