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Luke FarrellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Iowa (AAA) - Chicago Cubs MLB Years: 2017-2018
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PositionsP-114Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuke Thomas Farrell
Height6-6Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 7,1991 [26.351]PlaceWestlake,Ohio
High SchoolSt. Ignatius (Cleveland,OH)
CollegeNorthwestern University (Evanston,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 6th round (174th overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$75,000Service Time0.031 (2017)
MLB DebutJuly 1,2017 [26.024]
OrganizationsKCA [5] CHN [1] CIN [1] LAN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID157854Retrosheet IDfarrl001MLBAM ID608652
RelationshipsBrother of Shane Farrell, Brother of Jeremy Farrell, Son of John Farrell
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (48.89%) -- Slider (18.89%) -- Changeup (15.28%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (12.50%) -- Curveball (4.44%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.88 - [2017] - 91.06
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks45Hittable50SO/BB53vsPower50Hitting0Durability71Team.455Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010NorthwesternBig10NCAA-1Fr52S/R191111.001147000018.0342322113131002.6117.000.506.506.501.00.500-
2011NorthwesternBig10NCAA-1So52ST20633.3313130100081.08140301316513301.389.000.113.447.222.10.667-
2012NorthwesternBig10NCAA-1Jr52S/R21246.1019712000351.2654135126503001.7611.320.174.538.711.92.333-
2013NorthwesternBig10NCAA-1Sr52ST22342.1312120110084.0682920226801001.117.260.212.778.543.08.429-
2013Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkcaST22136.6510100000043.0523232515455001.5510.801.043.129.353.00.250-
2014Lexington LegendsSALAkca33S/R232125.25231940021108.01177663134710214001.529.751.083.928.502.17.143-
2014Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca39ST23016.17220000011.2118822110001.118.491.541.548.495.50.000-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R02135.34252140021119.21288471154911314001.489.631.133.698.502.31.133-
2015Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca31S/R24203.03734003229.227121006415201.118.19--1.8212.446.831.000-
2015Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca40S/R24533.0919163001093.0893832729654101.268.580.682.806.272.24.625-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0733.07261970042122.111650427351069301.238.490.512.567.763.03.700-
2016Arizona RoyalsArizRkkca23Rel25101.3520200006.241103121001.055.40--4.0516.204.001.000-
2016Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca19S/R25633.7619145002091.08544381240785001.378.411.193.967.711.95.667-
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0733.5921147002097.28945391243906001.358.201.113.968.292.09.700-
2017Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca19ST26744.0717161000097.08948441333941001.258.231.203.058.692.85.636-
2017Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan29ST26003.8611000004.24320251001.297.71--3.869.642.50--
2017Louisville BatsILAAAcin12S/R26129.82431001014.2141616211183001.708.591.236.7511.051.64.333-
2017Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--ST0864.78222020010115.2107676215461175001.318.251.163.559.032.54.571-
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca59ST260016.8711000002.27551320003.7523.623.3710.126.750.67-9.91
2017Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin52Rel26002.61909003010.05331770001.164.350.876.106.101.00-5.09
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchnRel27127.9460600505.210853190001.9415.884.761.5914.299.00.3334.24
2018Iowa CubsPCLAAAchnST27024.94550000023.219131338240011.147.231.143.049.133.00.000-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter126.2716115008017.2221613511180001.7710.612.415.308.681.64.3333.32
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter25304.4510989200093520.05112912595719649539311.358.780.983.378.502.53.455-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14114.40463970030229.0211124113309421910011.328.211.173.668.522.33.560-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter543.43211830010104.11004640931764101.258.570.772.666.512.45.556-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter203.03734003229.227121006415201.118.19--1.8212.446.831.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2125.25231940021108.01177663134710214001.529.751.083.928.502.17.143-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter235.9412102000049.1563333518576001.4810.080.903.2410.263.17.400-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12124.105536192103234.124813310759620818301.469.500.193.687.972.17.500-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.61909003010.05331770001.164.350.876.106.101.00--
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter127.9460600505.210853190001.9415.884.761.5914.299.00.333-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0016.8711000002.27551320003.7523.623.3710.126.750.67--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12246.271891217700940220.0259189153591302120001.7710.612.415.308.681.64.3333.32
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10134.45463790041220.0215122109248220816101.358.780.983.378.502.53.435-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Louisville BatsILAAAcin12p2623000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2017Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan29p2612000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017Totals for AAA-AAA         35000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2018Iowa CubsPCLAAAchnp2722000000001200000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23033.3366.672.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter57000000001500000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.143.00012.5062.505.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter57000000001500000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.143.00012.5062.505.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162227000000003216200000.000.125.000.12500259.000.000.143.00012.5062.505.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca22P10--58--13131.0001.30------10100.013.2
2014Lexington Legends SALAkca23P23--633-129.7500.39------23100.016.4
2014Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca23P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2015Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca24P7--15--661.0000.86------7100.05.0
2015Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca24P19--49211513.8670.68------19100.013.7
2016Arizona Royals ArizRkkca25P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.03.6
2016Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca25P19--382-1311.8460.58------19100.013.6
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca26P17--381-1211.9170.65------17100.012.1
2017Louisville Bats ILAAAcin26P4--21--331.0000.75------4100.02.8
2017Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan26P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2017Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26P9-101---111.0000.110.10-----9100.05.6
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P112-------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P101121---111.0000.100.08-----100.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P41--8174-2925.8620.61------410.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--410211614.8750.67------210.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--15--661.0000.86------70.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--633-129.7500.39------230.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12--510--15151.0001.25------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca2210----------
2014Lexington Legends SALAkca2323----------
2014Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca232----------
2015Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca247----------
2015Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca2419----------
2016Arizona Royals ArizRkkca252----------
2016Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2519----------
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2617----------
2017Louisville Bats ILAAAcin264----------
2017Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan261----------
2017Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin269----------
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca261----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010New Bedford Bay SoxNew England Collegiate LeagueCollege19313.65945102037.032191521934401.387.780.494.628.271.794.62.750
2011Wareham GatemenCape Cod LeagueCollege20444.46871200036.135221802533001.668.670.006.198.171.325.45.500
2012Wareham GatemenCape Cod LeagueCollege210013.5030300006.01199055102.6716.500.007.507.501.0013.50.000
2012New Bedford Bay SoxNew England Collegiate LeagueCollege21102.70321000010.06331317100.905.400.902.7015.305.672.701.000
2012Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege21104.9160600007.1844249001.699.822.454.9111.052.254.911.000
2016Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB250040.5010100000.22631200020.0027.0013.5027.000.000.0081.00.000
2017Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0040400004.0300023001.256.750.004.506.751.500.00.000
2018Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27104.97615003012.216773116001.3911.372.130.7111.3716.004.971.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs545.6217710200049.754353123447101.779.790.366.168.521.386.34.556
New England Collegiate League Totals - 2 yrs413.451266102047.038221832251501.287.280.574.219.772.324.21.800
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs105.1911110003017.32113104519001.5010.902.082.609.873.806.751.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-05-07pChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.335Team Roster on 2018-05-07
2018-04-20pChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)26.318Team Roster on 2018-04-20
2018-03-13pChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.280Team Roster on 2018-03-13
2017-10-04pChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Reds by Cubs26.119Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-09-06pCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Louisville (AAA)26.091Team Roster on 2017-09-06
2017-08-27pCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)26.081Team Roster on 2017-08-27
2017-08-23pCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Louisville (AAA)26.077Team Roster on 2017-08-23
2017-08-09pCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)YMinors--Claimed off waivers from Dodgers by Reds26.063Team Roster on 2017-08-09
2017-07-29pLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsTradedTraded from Royals to Dodgers for cash considerations26.052Team Roster on 2017-07-29
2017-07-24pKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.047Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-07-02pKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)26.025Team Roster on 2017-07-02
2017-07-01pKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.024Team Roster on 2017-07-01
2016-06-30pKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)25.023Team Roster on 2016-06-30
2016-06-23pKansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list25.016Team Roster on 2016-06-23
2016-06-04pKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.363Team Roster on 2016-06-04
2016-04-07pKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)24.305Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-05-19pKansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)23.347Team Roster on 2015-05-19
2015-04-09pKansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Wilmington (A+)23.307Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-08-27pKansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)23.081Team Roster on 2014-08-27
2014-04-12pKansas City RoyalsLexington (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lexington (A)22.310Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-06-11pKansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft22.004Team Roster on 2013-06-11
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2013Kansas City Royals-2275,000-------75,000Signing Bonus out of 2013 Draft (6th round - 174th overall)
2017Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll26535,0000.03181930-3,651,709535,000610,000
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26535,0000.03181940-3,651,709535,000610,000
* 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