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Danny Farquhar

30-Year-Old Pitcher – Chicago White Sox

2017 Stats

W-L

4-2

ERA

4.20

WHIP

1.36

K

45

SV

0

2018 RotoWire Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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2018 ADP:

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 185   DOB: 2/17/1987   BORN: Pembroke Pines, FL   COLLEGE: Louisiana   DRAFTED: 10th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Danny Farquhar Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $1.05 million contract with the White Sox in December of 2017.

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Danny Farquhar 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
2010 23 AA NEW 53 0 0 76.2 50 30 7 79 42 4 3 17 0 0 3.52 1.21
2011 24 AAA LAS 50 0 0 51.2 63 27 4 43 18 4 5 14 0 0 4.70 1.58
2011 24 AAA SAC 50 0 0 8.0 7 0 0 9 3 0 0 1 0 0 0.00 1.25
2011 24 MAJ TOR 3 0 0 2.0 4 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 13.50 3.00
2012 25 AA NEW 1 0 0 30.1 28 11 2 33 11 0 1 1 0 0 3.26 1.30
2012 25 AA TRE 1 0 0 11.0 2 0 0 14 0 1 0 4 0 0 0.00 0.18
2012 25 AAA SCR 1 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2012 25 AAA TAC 1 0 0 16.2 9 1 0 16 5 1 0 4 0 0 0.54 0.86
2012 25 AAA SAC 1 0 0 8.0 10 9 1 6 6 1 2 0 0 0 10.13 2.00
2013 26 AAA TAC 15 0 0 20.0 17 5 1 30 4 0 1 6 0 0 2.25 1.05
2013 26 MAJ SEA 46 0 0 55.7 44 26 2 79 22 0 3 16 4 2 4.20 1.19
2014 27 MAJ SEA 66 0 0 71.0 58 21 5 81 22 3 1 1 2 13 2.66 1.13
2015 28 AAA TAC 27 1 0 38.0 40 13 3 41 10 1 1 3 0 0 3.08 1.32
2015 28 MAJ SEA 43 0 0 51.0 53 29 9 48 17 1 8 1 2 8 5.12 1.37
2016 29 AAA DUR 32 0 0 38.0 33 14 2 24 9 4 2 2 0 0 3.32 1.11
2016 29 MAJ TB 35 0 0 35.3 33 12 8 46 15 1 0 0 1 7 3.06 1.36
2017 30 AAA CHA 8 0 0 9.0 6 3 2 12 2 0 0 1 0 0 3.00 0.89
2017 30 AAA DUR 8 0 0 3.2 2 3 0 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 7.36 1.56
2017 30 MAJ TB 37 0 0 35.0 28 16 2 33 22 2 2 0 1 9 4.11 1.43
2017 30 MAJ CWS 15 0 0 14.3 11 7 1 12 6 2 0 0 1 4 4.40 1.19
2017  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ TB/CWS 52 0 0 49.3 39 23 3 45 28 4 2 0 2 13 4.20 1.36
3-Year Averages     43 0 0 45.2 41 21 6 46 20 2 3 0 1 9 4.18 1.35
Career  (View All)     245 0 0 264.3 231 114 27 300 106 9 14 18 3.88 1.27

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Danny Farquhar Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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. 30 @Cle 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.20 1.36
Sep. 27 LAA 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.28 1.37
Sep. 24 KC 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.34 1.38
Sep. 21 @Hou 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.44 1.41
Sep. 19 @Hou 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.53 1.45
Sep. 13 @KC 0.7 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 4.43 1.46
Sep. 12 @KC 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.09 1.41
Sep. 8 SF 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.22 1.43
Sep. 6 Cle 0.0 2 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.35 1.48
Sep. 2 TB 1.7 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 3.92 1.38
Aug. 31 @Min 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.86 1.39
Aug. 24 Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.92 1.41
Aug. 23 Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.03 1.45
Aug. 21 Min 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.14 1.49
Aug. 20 @Tex 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.00 1.44
Jun. 24 Bal 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.24 1.41
Jun. 19 Cin 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 2 2 2 0 - 0 0 0 4.36 1.39
Jun. 16 @Det 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.35 1.35
Jun. 10 Oak 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.50 1.37
Jun. 10 Oak 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.34 1.31
Last 14 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
4.7 1 1 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 2 1.93 0.43
Last 30 Games (Team)
10 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
9.7 9 6 6 1 3 8 0 0 0 1-0 0 1 3 5.59 1.24
Last 60 Games (Team)
20 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
20.3 18 9 9 1 9 16 2 2 0 2-0 0 1 5 3.98 1.33

Danny Farquhar Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2017104231515001.185
20165619412004.235
201510126820703.220

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2017111221324602.255
2016102271121504.244
201511822933916.306

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201727.3300221423.291.28
201618.010023964.501.56
201526.3050301264.441.56

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201722.0120231415.321.45
201617.300023621.561.15
201524.713118535.841.18
Danny Farquhar vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Danny Farquhar 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
2010 23 AA NEW 53 0 76.2 9.33 4.96 1.88 0.83 72.9% 3.52 4.29 .240
2011 24 AAA LAS 50 0 51.2 7.56 3.16 2.39 0.70 70.1% 4.70 3.83 .368
2011 24 AAA SAC 50 0 8.0 10.13 3.38 3.00 0.00 100% 0.00 2.83 .340
2011 24 MAJ TOR 3 0 2.0 4.50 9.00 0.50 0.00 1.00 50% 90.6 MPH 13.50 5.20 .463
2012 25 AA NEW 1 0 30.1 9.87 3.29 3.00 0.60 75.7% 3.26 3.17 .334
2012 25 AA TRE 1 0 11.0 11.45 0.00 0.00 0.00 100% 0.00 0.65 .105
2012 25 AAA SCR 1 0 2.0 4.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 2.20 .000
2012 25 AAA TAC 1 0 16.2 8.89 2.78 3.20 0.00 92.9% 0.54 2.34 .233
2012 25 AAA SAC 1 0 8.0 6.75 6.75 1.00 1.13 46.7% 10.13 6.32 .352
2013 26 AAA TAC 15 0 20.0 13.50 1.80 7.50 0.45 80% 2.25 1.45 .377
2013 26 MAJ SEA 46 0 55.7 12.77 3.56 3.59 0.32 1.38 62.5% 94.5 MPH 4.20 2.01 .350
2014 27 MAJ SEA 66 0 71.0 10.27 2.79 3.68 0.63 1.61 78.7% 93.3 MPH 2.66 2.93 .308
2015 28 AAA TAC 27 1 38.0 9.71 2.37 4.10 0.71 78.7% 3.08 2.86 .359
2015 28 MAJ SEA 43 0 51.0 8.47 3.00 2.82 1.59 1.17 67.2% 92.9 MPH 5.12 4.67 .315
2016 29 AAA DUR 32 0 38.0 5.68 2.13 2.67 0.47 70% 3.32 3.41 .272
2016 29 MAJ TB 35 0 35.3 11.72 3.82 3.07 2.04 1.20 90% 92.7 MPH 3.06 5.15 .318
2017 30 AAA CHA 8 0 9.0 12.00 2.00 6.00 2.00 83.3% 3.00 4.09 .230
2017 30 AAA DUR 8 0 3.2 11.25 8.44 1.33 0.00 40% 7.36 4.45 .285
2017 30 MAJ TB 37 0 35.0 8.49 5.66 1.50 0.51 1.08 70.8% 93.1 MPH 4.11 4.29 .284
2017 30 MAJ CWS 15 0 14.3 7.53 3.77 2.00 0.63 0.94 62.5% 93.1 MPH 4.40 3.69 .260
2017  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ TB/CWS 52 0 49.3 8.21 5.11 1.61 0.55 1.04 68.8% 93.1 MPH 4.20 3.93 .277
3-Year Averages     43 0 45.2 9.15 3.98 2.30 1.19 72.7% 4.18 4.22 .300
Career     245 0 264.3 10.21 3.61 2.83 0.92 71.9% 3.88 3.50 .314

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Danny Farquhar Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 51 0 9 0 0 26 0 0 0
2016 P 35.3 2 5 2 0 18 2 0 0
2017 P 14.3 1 4 1 0 8 1 0 0
2017 P 35 -2 2 -2 0 20 -1 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 0 1 0 1 0 0 2
2016 P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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2017 Stat Review for Danny Farquhar    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.61 K/BB
TERRIBLE
8.21 K/9
WEAK
5.11 BB/9
TERRIBLE
93.1 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.6 HR/9
GREAT
1.04 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.20 ERA
POOR
1.36 WHIP
WEAK
3.93 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

Explain This

.277 BABIP
AVERAGE
68.8% Strand Rate
LOW

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Danny Farquhar: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Farquhar will join the White Sox prior to Saturday's game against the Rangers.

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Farquhar signed a contract with the White Sox on Monday, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Farquhar was released by Tampa Bay on Thursday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Farquhar accepted an outright assignment to Triple-A Durham on Tuesday, MLB.com reports.

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Farquhar was designated for assignment by the Rays after Wednesday's loss to the Pirates, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Farquhar struck out one and gave up four earned runs on three hits and two walks over an inning in Friday's 12-4 loss to the Mariners.

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Farquhar was credited with his seventh hold of the season in Friday's 5-4 win over the Red Sox, getting a key out in the eighth inning with a strikeout.

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Farquhar (1-1) fired a scoreless sixth inning in Monday's 4-2 win over the Marlins. He also recorded a strikeout.

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Farquhar earned his third hold of the season in Tuesday's 5-1 win over the Tigers, pitching a scoreless two-thirds of an inning and recording two strikeouts.

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Farquhar fired a scoreless inning in Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Yankees, issuing two walks and uncorking a wild pitch but also recording two strikeouts.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

There was no outlook written for Danny Farquhar.

2017

Farquhar proved to be a steadying veteran presence in the middle innings for the Rays, bouncing back from a forgettable 2015 in Seattle. He turned his season around in the second half in particular, posting a 1.46 ERA, .204 batting average against and .284 opponents' wOBA over 24.2 innings after the All-Star break. His 2.04 HR/9 was uncharacteristic and largely a product of a rough first half, while his 11.7 K/9 was his best since 2013. Farquhar stranded a career-high 93.1 percent of his baserunners, and such a high rate is probably unsustainable moving forward, but he certainly did enough to hold onto a regular role heading into 2017. However, it's hard to imagine he will get a chance to close in Tampa Bay, so his appeal is limited mostly to leagues that count holds.

2016

Farquhar struggled all last season, looking nothing like the 2.66 ERA pitcher from 2014, nor the one who saved 16 games in 2013. The Mariners sent him to Triple-A in late May, and he spent the rest of the year bouncing between Tacoma and Seattle. Back with the Mariners thanks only to September callups, he was awful to the bitter end, allowing 10 hits, six runs, and three homers in his last 6.2 innings. His strikeout rate fell to below league average at 21.9% and his home-run rate more than doubled. An unimposing figure at 5-foot-9, Farquhar keeps batters guessing with a four-pitch arsenal that includes a four-seam fastball, a nasty cutter, a curveball, and a changeup. Perhaps fortunately, he was traded in November to the Rays, a team that actually might be able to fix him. If so, they'll have to figure out how to deal with a fastball velocity that has dropped the last three seasons (from 94.5 to 92.9 mph) as his K/9 has done the same, tumbling from 12.7 to 8.5.

2015

Farquhar lost his ninth-inning job last offseason when the Mariners signed Fernando Rodney, but he was probably more suited to setup work anyway with only two months of closing in 2013 on his resume. The resulting domino effect of moving Farquhar to the eighth inning helped a strengthened bullpen post the fifth-lowest ERA (2.59) in the last 40 years in the American League. Farquhar's strikeout rate dropped a bit from the previous year but was still strong, as was his strikeout-to-walk ratio. He stranded 24 of 30 inherited runners (80 percent) and held right-handed batters to a .206 average. His peripherals a similar 2.93 FIP and a relatively high .308 BABIP support his numbers, suggesting he should be effective again this season. Farquhar is only 5-foot-9, but he has a four-seam mid-90s fastball, in addition to a nasty cutter and curverball. He'll again be first in line to close behind Rodney.

2014

A non-roster invitee to spring training last year, the 5-foot-9 Farquhar was the unlikely successor to Tom Wilhelmsen as closer, but he made the most of his opportunity. After taking the job for good in early August, Farquhar saved 16-of-18 games and struck out 29 with 14 hits and eight walks allowed in 22.2 innings. He commanded his mid-90s four-seam fastball effectively, holding opposing batters to a .175 BAA. Acquired in the 2012 Ichiro Suzuki trade from the Yankees, Farquhar's 12.8 K/9 ranked fourth among AL relievers. Unless the Mariners shake up the bullpen in the offseason, the closer's job appears to be Farquhar's to lose in spring training.

2012

Farquhar didn't take kindly to the Pacific Coast League as he continues to struggle against lefties but still flashes plenty of gas with a mid-90s four-seam fastball. He'll need to better harness his command and come up with a pitch to handle lefties better if he wants to take the next step. He'll compete for a low-leverage bullpen spot this spring.