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Tigers Prospect Profile #37: Franklin Navarro

Franklin Navarro wasn't much of a known commodity coming into 2012, after being a late sign in 2011. Despite that, Navarro quickly established himself as one of the top young catchers in the system, with an impressive debut year. What's the book on Navarro?

Franklin NavarroPosition: Catcher Height: 5-10 Weight: 180 Born: 10/17/1994 Bats: Both Throws: Right Acquired: Undrafted Free Agent, 2011 Ranking History: No Previous Ranking Background The Tigers signed Navarro late in 2011 and he debuted with the VSL Tigers last summer. He succeeded immediately, playing 62 games and showing a strong bat with a .315/.360/.452 line. The then 17-year old Navarro...

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