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Buck Farmer

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Detroit Tigers

2015 Stats

W-L

0-2

ERA

7.80

WHIP

1.73

K

18

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Tigers selected Farmer in the fifth round of the 2013 first-year player draft. Farmer got off to a quick start with Low-A West Michigan last season, going 10-5 with a 2.60 ERA and 116:24 K:BB rati...

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2015 ADP:  694.75

Rank (RP): Hidden

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 225   DOB: 2/2/1991   BORN: Conyers, GA   COLLEGE: Georgia Tech   DRAFTED: 5th Rd   

August 29, 2015  –  Buck Farmer News

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Farmer took the loss Saturday, allowing six runs (five earned) on eight hits and two walks over four innings while striking out two.

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Buck Farmer Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2013 22 A CON 12 11 0 32.0 32 11 1 33 7 0 3 0 0 0 3.09 1.22
2014 23 A WES 18 18 0 103.2 91 30 6 116 24 10 5 0 0 0 2.60 1.11
2014 23 AA ERI 2 2 0 12.0 10 4 1 11 4 1 0 0 0 0 3.00 1.17
2014 23 AAA TOL 2 2 0 7.1 11 8 1 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 9.82 2.11
2014 23 MAJ DET 4 2 0 9.3 12 12 2 11 5 0 1 0 0 0 11.57 1.82
2015 24 AAA TOL 16 16 0 86.2 85 40 6 76 25 7 3 0 0 0 4.15 1.28
2015 24 MAJ DET 9 4 0 30.0 39 26 8 18 13 0 2 0 0 0 7.80 1.73
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3-Year Averages     4 2 0 9.3 12 12 2 11 5 0 1 0 0 0 11.57 1.82

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

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Buck Farmer Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Aug. 29 @Tor 4.0 8 6 5 1 2 2 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 8.21 1.82
Aug. 24 @Cin 5.3 3 3 3 2 3 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.80 1.73
Aug. 18 @ChC 1.3 3 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 8.39 1.86
Aug. 16 @Hou 1.3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.71 1.80
Aug. 10 @KC 1.3 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 8.18 1.82
Aug. 7 Bos 2.7 2 2 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 8.27 1.79
Jul. 31 @Bal 4.3 6 4 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 8.50 1.83
Jul. 11 @Min 3.3 5 2 2 1 1 4 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 9.22 1.90
Jun. 24 @Cle 5.3 8 5 5 1 2 7 0 1 0 L 0 0 0 10.45 1.94
Last 14 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 3.0 IP/G
12.0 15 12 11 4 7 6 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 8.25 1.83
Last 30 Days
7 Games:  Avg. 2.9 IP/G
20.3 25 19 17 5 11 8 2 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 7.52 1.77
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 3.2 IP/G
29.0 38 26 24 7 14 19 3 1 0 0-2 0 0 0 7.45 1.79

Buck Farmer Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015699920303.339
201424828112.364

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015719419225.297
201422334210.235

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20152.70001206.751.50
20148.00008325.631.25

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201527.3020171187.901.76
20141.301032047.255.25
Buck Farmer Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2013 22 A CON 12 11 32.0 9.28 1.97 4.71 0.28 73.7% 3.09 2.20 .351
2014 23 A WES 18 18 103.2 10.12 2.09 4.83 0.52 78% 2.60 2.49 .327
2014 23 AA ERI 2 2 12.0 8.25 3.00 2.75 0.75 76.9% 3.00 3.45 .283
2014 23 AAA TOL 2 2 7.1 2.54 5.07 0.50 1.27 50% 9.82 6.16 .357
2014 23 MAJ DET 4 2 9.3 10.61 4.82 2.20 1.93 0.75 33.3% 93.1 MPH 11.57 5.88 .395
2015 24 AAA TOL 16 16 86.2 7.94 2.61 3.04 0.63 67.3% 4.15 3.32 .321
2015 24 MAJ DET 9 4 30.0 5.40 3.90 1.38 2.40 1.76 59.1% 92.6 MPH 7.80 7.07 .318
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 1 5.4 6.63 3.30 2.01 0.67 65% 4.74 3.80 .307
Rest Of Season     0 5 27.0 6.63 3.27 2.03 0.66 64.9% 4.74 3.78 .307
3-Year Averages     4 2 9.3 10.61 4.82 2.20 1.93 33.3% 11.57 5.24 .395

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2015 Stat Review for Buck Farmer    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2014 (min 145 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.38 K/BB
TERRIBLE
5.40 K/9
TERRIBLE
3.90 BB/9
TERRIBLE
92.6 MPH Fastball
GOOD
2.4 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.76 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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7.80 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.73 WHIP
TERRIBLE
7.07 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

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.318 BABIP
HIGH
59.1% Strand Rate
LOW

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Buck Farmer: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Farmer allowed three hits, three earned runs and three walks in 5.1 innings of work Monday. He struck out three and two of the hits were home runs.

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Farmer will start Monday against the Reds, Jason Beck of MLB.com reports.

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Farmer gave up two hits, one walk and one run in 1.1 innings of work in relief Monday night.

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Manager Brad Ausmus said Tuesday that Farmer will assume a bullpen role for the Tigers, Ted Kulfan of the Detroit News reports.

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Farmer was battered for four runs (three earned) on six hits, walking one and striking out one over 4.1 innings of a game the Tigers would lose to Baltimore 8-7 on Friday night.

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Farmer is scheduled to replace Shane Greene in the rotation for his start on Friday, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.

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Farmer was recalled from Triple-A Toledo on Monday.

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Farmer was optioned to Triple-A Toledo following Saturday's game.

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Farmer is a candidate to start Sunday's game against the Twins, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.

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Farmer was recalled by the Tigers after Tuesday's loss to Seattle.

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Farmer was optioned back to Triple-A Toledo after his start Wednesday.

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2013

Signed a contract with Detroit in June 2013.