Franklyn Kilomé [kee-loh-MAY] was signed as an 18-year-old by Philadelphia out of the Dominican Republic.
Did not pitch due to Tommy John surgery.
Underwent Tommy John surgery on October 24...Mets Medical Director Dr. David Altchek performed the procedure at the Hospital for Special Surgery...Ranked fourth in the Eastern League with 125 strikeouts...Tied for second in the league with 26 starts...Had the fifth-best strikeout per nine inning ratio (8.04)...In seven starts after joining the Mets' minor league system, produced a 1.08 WHIP and a 4.2 strikeout-to-walk ratio (42 strikeouts/10 walks) in 38.0 innings spanning seven starts...Tossed a season-high-tying 7.0 innings in his organizational debut, July 29 at Altoona.
Began the season with Clearwater (A)... Posted a 1.92 ERA over his final 12 starts with Clearwater (14 ER, 65.2 IP)... Was promoted to Reading (AA) on 8/5... Allowed 4 ER in 21.0 innings over a 3-start span, 8/16-26 (1.71 ERA)... Following the season, was named the 10th-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America... Made 6 starts for Escogido in the Dominican Winter League.
Spent the entire season with Lakewood (A)... Posted the best SO/9.0 IP ratio among South Atlantic League starters (10.20) and T-9th overall in SO (130)... Recorded a 2.74 ERA (32 ER, 105.0 IP) in his final 20 starts after allowing 17 ER in his first 9.2 IP... Allowed 3 ER or fewer in 17 straight starts, 5/2-8/16... Struck out 9 batters or more 5 times, including a professional-high 11 SO, 8/9 at Delmarva...Following the season, was named the 7th-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America... Participated in Florida Instructional League.
Spent the entire season with Williamsport (A)... Did now allow an ER in 4 of his first 7 starts... Held RHH to a .212 AVG... Following the season, was named the 8th-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America... Participated in FIL.
Began his pro career with Gulf Coast League Phillies (R)... Named Phillies Minor League Pitcher of the Week, 7/21-27... Following the season, was named the 10th-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America... Participated in FIL.