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Ed FarmerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1967-1986 MLB Years: 1971-1983
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PositionsP-549Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdward Joseph Farmer
Height6-5Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 18,1949 [68.218]PlaceEvergreen Park,Illinois
High SchoolSt. Rita of Cascia (Chicago,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 5th round (91st overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJune 9,1971 [21.234]
OrganizationsCLE [7] CHA [3] PHI [3] MIL [2] OAK [2] BAL [1] DET [1] PIT [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11281Retrosheet IDfarme101MLBAM ID114011
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts65Walks24Hittable45SO/BB36vsPower45Hitting1Durability47Team.493Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1967nullRk--Rel17301.97707000032.012137030290001.313.38--8.448.160.971.000-
1968nullA+--Rel18854.68230230000125.013274650691220001.619.50--4.978.781.77.615-
1968nullAA--Rel18037.07404000014.012151101390001.797.71--8.365.790.69.000-
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0884.92270270000139.014489760821310001.639.32--5.318.481.60.5002.27
1969nullA--Rel19355.8710010000046.0443930043300001.898.61--8.415.870.70.375-
1969nullAA--Rel19046.92707000026.0362620019120002.1212.46--6.584.150.63.000-
1969Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0396.2517017000072.0806550062420001.9710.00--7.755.250.68.2503.93
1970nullAAA--Rel20574.02230230000121.01146454070590001.528.48--5.214.390.84.417-
1971nullAAA--Rel21224.50707000040.0352220015190001.257.88--3.384.281.27.500-
1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47Rel21544.35434390016478.2774238941486031.508.811.034.695.491.17.5564.40
1972Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47Rel22254.40461450028761.05132301027332011.277.481.473.964.841.22.2864.81
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47Rel23024.67160160010117.02512945101001.7312.982.082.605.192.00.0005.28
1973Detroit TigersALMLBdet28Rel23305.00240240012245.0522625327280021.7610.400.605.405.601.041.0004.12
1974nullAAA--Rel24232.68707000047.0331814023340001.196.32--4.406.511.48.400-
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi43S/R24218.4214311005031.0413229527205002.1911.901.457.845.810.74.6676.00
1975nullAAA--Rel250127.0020200001.01430400005.009.00--36.00--0.00.000-
1975nullAAA--Rel25287.8214014000061.0695953067530002.2310.18--9.897.820.79.200-
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0298.1316016000062.0706356071530002.2710.16--10.317.690.75.1824.31
1977Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ST271154.47242402100131.0127726514899613001.658.730.966.116.601.08.688-
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal17Rel2700--10100000.0110010000----------0.00--
1978Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-Rel28976.0055352100890.010373601153506001.7310.301.105.305.000.94.563-
1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil47Rel28100.82303002111.07111460001.005.730.823.274.911.501.0003.77
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex9Rel29204.361129005033.0302116219253001.488.180.555.186.821.321.0003.73
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22R/CL29372.434233900301481.0663622234486011.237.300.223.765.311.41.3003.16
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22CL30793.346406400553099.2923737656547011.488.310.545.064.880.96.4384.17
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22R/CL31334.614204200251052.2533327534423011.659.060.855.817.181.24.5004.23
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi46,22Rel32264.86474430014676.0664441250583001.537.820.245.926.871.16.2503.51
1983Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-Rel33114.9415015008123.229181318161001.5611.030.383.046.082.00.500-
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22S/R33066.071239003026.2352218220163012.0611.810.676.755.400.80.0004.89
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak40Rel33003.48514001010.015441070001.4513.060.87--6.100.00-2.66
1984Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-Rel34346.0421021000228.0272819522291001.738.581.596.999.211.32.429-
1985Miami MarlinsFSLA+--Rel35752.73480480032966.0733020035548001.649.95--4.777.361.54.583-
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-Rel36472.57401390023880.2633523333617001.197.030.333.686.811.85.364-
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter30434.28370213490020675621.061134329752345395390101.538.810.754.985.701.14.4111.52
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter60674.6030728279316328931.29105904773459367336001.618.780.335.726.491.13.472-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter39454.6820828180313119622.26013933243438441728001.588.670.495.546.021.09.464-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter076.9811011000040.0484131032210002.0010.80--7.204.730.66.000-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15104.017107100329191.02051048501041768001.629.66--4.908.291.69.600-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter355.8710010000046.0443930043300001.898.61--8.415.870.70.375-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter301.97707000032.012137030290001.313.38--8.448.160.971.000-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13193.3114831450011054232.2211106861312414416031.438.130.504.785.551.16.406-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7114.401055100005412156.015386772373919041.448.751.324.185.211.25.389-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4135.9373106300226133.214298889979411011.799.560.616.536.330.97.235-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter305.00240240012245.0522625327280021.7610.400.605.405.601.041.000-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter204.361129005033.0302116219253001.488.180.555.186.821.321.000-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.48514001010.015441070001.4513.060.87--6.100.00--
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.82303002111.07111460001.005.730.823.274.911.501.000-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--10100000.0110010000----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11154.281307123007326220.02151211051812213914041.538.810.754.985.701.14.4231.52
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14164.607276510157220.021513911381401598001.618.780.335.726.491.13.467-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47p214314010000001601000.071.133.071.2041016.125.000.071.1076.2537.506.000.000.000.00
1972Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47p22467010000000301000.143.143.143.286108.250.000.000.1300.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi43p24149010001000500000.111.111.111.222109.250.000.000.1020.0055.560.000.000.000.00
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi46,22p324711000000000602000.000.000.000.0000013.000.000.000.0000.0046.150.000.000.000.00
1983Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-p33151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22p33126010000000201000.167.167.167.334107.250.000.000.1510.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1986Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-p36409010000000200000.111.111.111.222109.143.000.000.1000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter162470400010012205000.085.104.085.1894053.160.000.021.0001.8941.5122.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7910010000000200000.100.100.100.2001010.125.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7910010000000200000.100.100.100.2001010.125.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter73260200010001303000.077.077.077.1542029.154.000.000.0000.0044.830.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8921020000001902000.095.136.095.2312024.167.000.048.0004.1737.509.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162470400010012205000.085.104.085.1894053.160.000.021.0001.8941.5122.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16221020000000400000.100.100.100.2002021.125.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21P43-78212-214141.0000.330.18-----43100.026.5
1972Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22P46-614121-1716.9410.350.262166.7446100.029.5
1973Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P24-4542-1661.0000.250.136185.7124100.014.8
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23P16-17-1--111.0000.060.064-100.0-16100.09.9
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24P14-31-41-54.8000.290.13-----14100.08.6
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27P1---------------1100.00.6
1978Spokane Indians PCLAAAmil28P55--56--11111.0000.20------55100.039.6
1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28P3-1111--221.0000.670.18-----3100.01.9
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P42-81711-118181.0000.430.22-----42100.026.3
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex29P11-3324--661.0000.550.18-----11100.06.8
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30P64-99517-422221.0000.340.22-----64100.040.0
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31P42-5259111514.9330.330.27-----42100.039.6
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P47-76112-113131.0000.280.17-----47100.029.0
1983Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi33P15---3--331.0000.20------15100.010.6
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33P12-2625--771.0000.580.27-----12100.07.4
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33P5-101---111.0000.200.10-----5100.03.1
1984Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak34P21--151176.8570.29------21100.015.0
1985Miami Marlins FSLA+-35P48--39--12121.0000.25------48100.034.0
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit36P40--2133-1815.8330.38------40100.027.8
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P370-6203490310127124.9760.340.2012285.753700.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P131--827413935.8970.27------1310.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P48--39--12121.0000.25------480.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2143----------
1972Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2246----------
1973Detroit TigersALMLBdet2324----------
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2316----------
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2414----------
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal271----------
1978Spokane Indians PCLAAAmil2855----------
1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil283----------
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2942----------
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex2911----------
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3064----------
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3142----------
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3247----------
1983Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi3315----------
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3312----------
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak335----------
1984Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak3421----------
1985Miami Marlins FSLA+-3548----------
1986Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit3640----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1992Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha42Broadcaster1628676.53110.03Gene Lamont
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha43Broadcaster1629468.580--1Gene LamontLost ALCS (Blue Jays)
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha44Broadcaster1136746.593--1Gene Lamont
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha45Broadcaster1446876.47232.03Terry Bevington,Gene Lamont
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha46Broadcaster1628577.52514.52Terry Bevington
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha47Broadcaster1618081.4976.02Terry Bevington
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha48Broadcaster1628082.4949.02Jerry Manuel
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha49Broadcaster1617586.46621.52Jerry Manuel
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha50Broadcaster1629567.586--1Jerry ManuelLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha51Broadcaster1628379.5128.03Jerry Manuel
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52Broadcaster1628181.50013.52Jerry Manuel-
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha53Broadcaster1628676.5314.02Jerry Manuel-
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha54Broadcaster1628379.5129.02Ozzie Guillen-
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha55Broadcaster1629963.611--1Ozzie GuillenWon World Series (Astros)
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha56Broadcaster1629072.5566.03Ozzie Guillen
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha57Broadcaster1627290.44424.04Ozzie Guillen
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha58Broadcaster1638974.546--1Ozzie GuillenLost in 1st Round (Rays)
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha59Broadcaster1627983.4887.54Ozzie Guillen
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha60Broadcaster1628874.5436.02Ozzie Guillen
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-02-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1984-03-26Released by Athletics. 
1983-08-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1983-08-13Released by Phillies. 
1982-01-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1979-06-15TradeTraded by Rangers with Gary Holle to White Sox for Eric Soderholm. 
1978-12-15TradeTraded by Brewers with Gary Holle and Cash to Rangers for Reggie Cleveland. 
1978-04-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1978-03-28Released by Orioles. 
1977-03-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1976-04-04Released by Brewers. 
1974-12-03TradeTraded by Phillies to Brewers for Steve McCartney. 
1974-03-21Purchased by Phillies from Yankees. 
1974-03-19TradeTraded by Tigers with Jim Perry to Yankees for Jerry Moses. 
1973-06-15TradeTraded by Indians to Tigers for Kevin Collins and Tom Timmermann. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.