Julio Franco

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Julio Franco

Born

8/23/1958, San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic

Birth Name

Julio Cesar Robles Franco

Gender

Male

Also Known As

Julio Cesar Robles Franco, The Ageless Wonder
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Julio "The Ageless Wonder" Franco has played professional baseball in four decades, from starting in the 70s to still currently being a major league player. As a young short-stop and second basemen playing for the Phillies, Indians, and Rangers, to stops in Korea, Japan, and Mexico, to regaining…more

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  • Julio "the ageless wonder" Franco is one of my favorite baseball players. Currently a first baseman for the Atlanta Braves, Julio has played professional baseball since the 70s.

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    Julio "the ageless wonder" Franco is one of my favorite baseball players. Currently a first baseman for the Atlanta Braves, Julio has played professional baseball since the 70s.



    He was the AL batting champion in 1991 and since has become a great veteran leader. After playing in Korea, Japan, and Mexico, Julio has proven that he can still play. In his late 40's, atleast, he is still a valuable player and sets a record as the oldest to do something about once a week.



    From that young shortstop in 1978, to a leader on the Atlanta Braves in 2005, with his dedication and work ethic, Julio Franco is the "ageless wonder."moreless