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Buck Farmer

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Detroit Tigers

2014 Stats

W-L

0-1

ERA

11.57

WHIP

1.82

K

11

SV

0

2015 RotoWire 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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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   

February 20, 2015  –  Buck Farmer News

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Farmer will work out of the bullpen this spring, the Detroit News reports.

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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
3-Year Averages     4 2 0 9.3 12 12 2 11 5 0 1 0 0 0 11.57 1.82

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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
Sep. 27 Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 11.57 1.82
Sep. 5 SF 2.0 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 12.96 1.80
Aug. 23 @Min 1.3 5 7 7 0 2 3 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 15.63 2.21
Aug. 13 Pit 5.0 6 4 4 1 1 4 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.20 1.40
Last 14 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 2.00
Last 30 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 1.5 IP/G
3.0 1 1 1 1 2 4 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 3.00 1.00
Last 60 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 2.3 IP/G
9.3 12 12 12 2 5 11 2 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 11.57 1.82

Buck Farmer Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

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

Vs. Right

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

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20148.00008325.631.25

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
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
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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2014 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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2.20 K/BB
POOR
10.61 K/9
ELITE
4.82 BB/9
TERRIBLE
93.1 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.9 HR/9
TERRIBLE
0.75 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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11.57 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.82 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.88 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.395 BABIP
HIGH
33.3% Strand Rate
LOW

Detroit Tigers Roster

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

Farmer is expected to compete for the final right-handed reliever spot in the Tigers' bullpen during spring training, the Detroit News reports.

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Farmer will be recalled by the Tigers on Tuesday, Chris Lott of MLive.com reports.

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Farmer recorded just four outs in his start against the Twins on Saturday afternoon.

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Farmer will be promoted as the 26th man for the Tigers' doubleheader on Saturday.

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The Tigers optioned Farmer to Triple-A Toledo following Wednesday's game, James Schmehl of MLive Media Group reports.

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The Tigers purchased Farmer's contract from Double-A Erie on Wednesday. He'll take the hill against the Pirates, matching up against right-hander Vance Worley.

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Farmer will be recalled to start for the Tigers on Wednesday, Chris Lott of MLive.com reports.

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Farmer, 23, has a 3.20 ERA and 100:23 K:BB ratio through 81.2 innings for Low-A West Michigan.

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Farmer, 23, has a 2.60 ERA and 82:19 K:BB through 65.2 innings for Low-A Lakeland this season.

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2013

Signed a contract with Detroit in June 2013.