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Buck FarmerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Detroit Tigers MLB Years: 2014-2018
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-134Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGeorge Runie Farmer
Height6-3Weight227BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 20,1991 [27.094]PlaceConyers,Georgia
High SchoolRockdale County (Conyers,GA)
CollegeGeorgia Tech (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (156th overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 15th round (485th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 46th round (1378th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$225,000Service Time1.083 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2015-DET-#3
MLB DebutAugust 13,2014 [23.174]
OrganizationsDET [6] Awards2
TBC Player ID157845Retrosheet IDfarmb001MLBAM ID571656
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (52.06%) -- Changeup (23.02%) -- Slider (9.30%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (7.55%) -- Curveball (7.25%) -- Cutter (0.82%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 94.19 - [2017] - 92.01 - [2016] - 92.81 - [2015] - 92.51 - [2014] - 92.99
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks54Hittable42SO/BB58vsPower42Hitting0Durability53Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Georgia TechACCNCAA-1Fr30Rel19513.6319316000052.0392521418445001.106.750.693.127.622.44.833-
2011Georgia TechACCNCAA-1So30ST201132.91161602000108.09547355311063001.167.890.422.588.813.42.786-
2012Georgia TechACCNCAA-1Jr30ST21843.54161601100106.2100484214371156001.288.441.183.129.703.11.667-
2013Georgia TechACCNCAA-1Sr30ST22952.78171702000113.010042354351226001.197.940.322.789.693.49.643-
2013Connecticut TigersNYPLA-det30ST22033.0912111000032.032131117331001.229.000.281.979.284.71.000-
2014West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet30ST231052.60181800000103.29137306241167101.117.900.522.0810.074.83.667-
2014Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet32ST23103.00220000012.0104414110001.177.500.753.008.252.751.000-
2014Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet20ST23119.8222000007.011981421002.0513.501.234.912.450.50.500-
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST01263.07222200000122.111250428321298101.178.200.592.349.444.03.667-
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet45S/R230111.5742200109.012121225110021.8211.571.934.8210.612.20.0005.81
2015Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet30ST24734.1516160000086.2854540625763001.278.830.622.607.893.04.700-
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet45S/R24047.361459000040.05335331017241031.7411.832.233.795.361.41.0006.65
2016Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet45ST25563.96202000000100.010648441128933001.349.540.992.528.373.32.455-
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet45Rel25014.6014113007029.0251515420272011.537.671.236.148.281.35.0005.23
2017Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet45ST26643.93212100000123.213358549311142001.339.680.652.268.303.68.600-
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet45ST26556.7511110000048.0553836920491041.5610.311.693.759.192.45.5005.05
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdetRel27035.5624024004022.2261614214271001.7610.320.795.5610.721.93.0000.62
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5146.6167194800120148.2171116110277613850101.6510.281.624.578.301.82.2632.22
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30223.69919010000463.04682141913512344517101.279.050.682.388.613.62.577-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter19144.14595900000316.233516014627882859001.339.490.762.498.073.24.576-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.00220000012.0104414110001.177.500.753.008.252.751.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1052.60181800000103.29137306241167101.117.900.522.0810.074.83.667-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter033.0912111000032.032131117331001.229.000.281.979.284.71.000-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter33133.156852165100379.03341621332712138720001.207.900.642.869.163.20.717-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5146.6167194800120148.2171116110277613850101.6510.281.624.578.301.82.263-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7216.6198287000180220.02511711624011220370151.6510.281.624.578.301.82.2502.22
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14103.69434300000220.02211019017582108001.279.050.682.388.613.62.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet45p24144010000000300000.250.250.250.5001041.000.000.000.2200.0075.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter164010000000300000.250.250.250.5001041.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624101000000003000000.250.250.250.500100411.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Connecticut Tigers NYPLA-det22P12---5--551.0000.42------12100.016.0
2014West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet23P18--69-115151.0000.83------18100.012.9
2014Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet23P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23P2--2---221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P429-------------4100.02.5
2015Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P16--59-114141.0000.88------16100.011.1
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P14540251-87.8750.500.181233.3-14100.08.7
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25P20--510--15151.0000.75------20100.013.9
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P1412964--10101.0000.710.342-100.0-14100.08.7
2017Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P21--710-217171.0000.81------21100.014.9
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P111148-3--331.0000.270.061150.0-11100.06.8
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P43191268121-2120.9520.470.164357.1-430.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P59--1929-348481.0000.81------590.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--69-115151.0000.83------180.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12---5--551.0000.42------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Connecticut Tigers NYPLA-det2212----------
2014West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet2318----------
2014Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet232----------
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet232----------
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet234----------
2015Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2416----------
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet2414----------
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2520----------
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet2514----------
2017Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2621----------
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet2611----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Peninsula PilotsCoastal Plain LeagueCollege19433.89871110039.138191721028501.238.690.462.296.412.804.35.571
2011Chatham AnglersCape Cod LeagueCollege20215.57440000021.02717130417001.4811.570.001.717.294.257.29.667
2015Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24005.1980800108.28551510101.598.311.045.1910.382.005.19.000
2016Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25102.03725004213.11133059301.227.430.003.386.081.802.031.000
2017Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26013.8640400119.18440212001.107.710.001.9311.576.003.86.000
2018Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.00909001011.05000411000.824.090.003.279.002.750.00.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs215.57440000021.02717130417001.4811.570.001.717.294.257.29.667
Coastal Plain League Totals - 1 yrs433.89871110039.338191721028501.228.690.462.296.412.804.35.571
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs112.5528226007342.332121211642401.136.800.213.408.932.632.55.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Peninsula PilotsCoastal Plain LeagueCollege1921000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
Coastal Plain League Totals - 1 yrs21000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2012Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (SP)1
2014Midwest League All-Star Team (RHSP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-08-26SPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.187Team Roster on 2017-08-26
2017-06-19SPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)26.119Team Roster on 2017-06-19
2017-06-06SPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.106Team Roster on 2017-06-06
2017-05-28SPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)26.097Team Roster on 2017-05-28
2017-05-26SPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA) as 26th man26.095Team Roster on 2017-05-26
2017-05-20SPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)26.089Team Roster on 2017-05-20
2017-05-18SPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.087Team Roster on 2017-05-18
2017-03-18SPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)26.026Team Roster on 2017-03-18
2016-09-01SPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.193Team Roster on 2016-09-01
2016-07-25RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.155Team Roster on 2016-07-25
2016-07-25RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.155Team Roster on 2016-07-25
2016-07-09RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.139Team Roster on 2016-07-09
2016-07-06RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.136Team Roster on 2016-07-06
2016-06-18RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.118Team Roster on 2016-06-18
2016-06-15RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.115Team Roster on 2016-06-15
2016-06-05RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.105Team Roster on 2016-06-05
2016-05-23RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.092Team Roster on 2016-05-23
2016-05-09RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.078Team Roster on 2016-05-09
2016-04-27RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.066Team Roster on 2016-04-27
2016-04-16RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.055Team Roster on 2016-04-16
2015-07-28RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)24.158Team Roster on 2015-07-28
2015-07-12RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)24.142Team Roster on 2015-07-12
2015-07-09RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)24.139Team Roster on 2015-07-09
2015-06-25SPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)24.125Team Roster on 2015-06-25
2015-06-24PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)24.124Team Roster on 2015-06-24
2015-06-02PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)24.102Team Roster on 2015-06-02
2015-05-28PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)24.097Team Roster on 2015-05-28
2015-04-09PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)24.048Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-27PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors24.035Team Roster on 2015-03-27
2014-09-02PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)23.194Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-08-24PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)23.185Team Roster on 2014-08-24
2014-08-23PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)23.184Team Roster on 2014-08-23
2014-08-14PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)23.175Team Roster on 2014-08-14
2014-08-13PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.174Team Roster on 2014-08-13
2014-07-29PDetroit TigersErie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Erie (AA)23.159Team Roster on 2014-07-29
2014-04-12PDetroit TigersWest Michigan (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to West Michigan (A)23.051Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-06-14PDetroit TigersConnecticut (A-)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft22.114Team Roster on 2013-06-14
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2013Detroit Tigers-22225,000-------225,000Signing Bonus out of 2013 Draft (5th round - 156th overall)
2014Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23500,000-79444-3,256,497500,000725,000
2015Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24507,5000.12878441-3,571,283507,5001,232,500
2016Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25509,5001.03174726173,498,245507,5001,742,000
2017Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26535,0001.08381939-3,651,709535,0002,277,000
2018Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27554,800-62916224,360,045545,0002,831,800
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red