Florida QB Feleipe Franks Just Got Picked In The MLB Draft

first_img The #RedSox just took Florida QB Feleipe Franks with the final pick in the 31st round of the #MLBDraft.— Christopher Dabe (@cmdabe) June 5, 2019Franks, of course, will be remaining at Florida.However, this could result in him playing in some spring training or minor league ball, like Russell Wilson did during his college football days.Franks is coming off a 2018 season in which he threw for 2,457 yards, 24 touchdowns and six interceptions. Florida QB Feleipe Franks throws a pass.ATLANTA, GEORGIA – DECEMBER 29: Feleipe Franks #13 of the Florida Gators looks to pass against the Michigan Wolverines in the first quarter during the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on December 29, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)We’ve reached the point in the 2019 MLB Draft where it starts to get a little weird, often resulting in athletes from other sports getting taken.The Boston Red Sox just took a major college football quarterback with their selection in the 31st round.Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks was taken with the last pick in Round No. 31.Franks was considered an MLB prospect coming out of high school, when he was clocked in the low-90s MPH range.last_img read more

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