Mets designate Franco for assignment, call up Milledge
NEW YORK -- Julio Franco may have finally run out of at-bats.
First BaseNew York Mets
2007 Season Stats
GM HR RBI R OBP AVG
40 1 8 7 .328 .200
The New York Mets cut the 48-year-old utilityman Thursday, opting to give 22-year-old outfielder Lastings Milledge another chance in the majors.
The NL East leaders announced the move before starting the second half with a game against Cincinnati.
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