Franco, Gonzalez among Phillies September call-ups

Phillies call-up 7 for September trials

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - The Philadelphia Phillies called up seven players as the rosters expand heading into September.

The following players are expected to join the team in Atlanta on Tuesday:

P Mike Adams

INF Maikel Franco

P Luis Garcia

P Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez

OF Tony Gwynn Jr.

INF Cesar Hernandez

C Cameron Rupp

Franco is the Phillies top overall prospect, who was on fire for Lehigh Valley down the home stretch.

Gonzalez was signed to a hefty contract in the offseason, but this will be the Cuban native's first stint with the big club after working his way back from injury in the minors most of the season.

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