Danny Farquhar

Danny Farquhar

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 5' 9"/185
  • Age: 28


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Danny Farquhar Stats

1-8 5.12 51.0 48 1.37

Danny Farquhar MLB Career Stats

4-12 3.96 179.2 209 1.24

Danny Farquhar Bio

  • Full Name: Daniel Andres Farquhar
  • Pronunciation: FAHR-kwahr
  • Born: 2/17/1987 in Pembroke Pines, FL
  • Draft: 2008, Toronto Blue Jays, 10th rd. (309th overall)
  • College: Louisiana - Lafayette
  • Debut: September 13, 2011
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2015 Stats 1 8 5.12 43 0 1 51.0 48 1.37
MLB Career Stats 4 12 3.96 158 0 18 179.2 209 1.24
  • Status: Active

Danny Farquhar Cutter Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2015 Rays AL 336 Cutter 89.08 89.21 2281.00 6.27 85.98
MLB Avg - - - Cutter 88.08 87.67 2129.00 5.96 87.15


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November 6, 2015 at 5:33 AM ET

Rays, Mariners complete six-player trade

On Thursday, Seattle acquired right-handed starter Nathan Karns, reliever C.J. Riefenhauser and well-regarded Minor League outfielder Boog Powell for first baseman Logan Morrison, utility man Brad Miller and reliever Danny Farquhar.

September 7, 2015 at 6:35 PM ET

Mariners recall Farquhar

The Mariners have recalled reliever Danny Farquhar after optioning left-hander Edgar Olmos to Triple-A Tacoma after Sunday's game, the club announced Monday.


Danny Farquhar Awards

FSL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2009 Dunedin FSL

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Season SV Rank
2013 16 16th in AL

Danny Farquhar Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 5, 2015 Seattle Mariners traded SS Brad Miller, 1B Logan Morrison and RHP Danny Farquhar to Tampa Bay Rays for RHP Nathan Karns, LHP C.J. Riefenhauser and CF Boog Powell.
September 7, 2015 Seattle Mariners recalled RHP Danny Farquhar from Tacoma Rainiers.
August 23, 2015 Seattle Mariners optioned RHP Danny Farquhar to Tacoma Rainiers.
August 15, 2015 Seattle Mariners recalled Danny Farquhar from Tacoma Rainiers.
July 13, 2015 Seattle Mariners optioned RHP Danny Farquhar to Tacoma Rainiers.
July 9, 2015 Seattle Mariners recalled Danny Farquhar from Tacoma Rainiers.
June 15, 2015 Seattle Mariners optioned RHP Danny Farquhar to Tacoma Rainiers.
June 13, 2015 Seattle Mariners recalled Danny Farquhar from Tacoma Rainiers.
May 26, 2015 Seattle Mariners optioned RHP Danny Farquhar to Tacoma Rainiers.
May 17, 2013 Seattle Mariners selected the contract of Danny Farquhar from Tacoma Rainiers.
January 11, 2013 Seattle Mariners invited non-roster RHP Danny Farquhar to spring training.
July 23, 2012 Seattle Mariners Traded RF Ichiro Suzuki to New York Yankees; New York Yankees Traded RHP D.J. Mitchell to Seattle Mariners and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees Traded RHP Danny Farquhar to Tacoma Rainiers.
July 19, 2012 Danny Farquhar assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees from Trenton Thunder.
July 1, 2012 New York Yankees sent Danny Farquhar outright to Trenton Thunder.
June 29, 2012 New York Yankees designated Danny Farquhar for assignment.
June 28, 2012 Danny Farquhar roster status changed by Trenton Thunder.
June 26, 2012 New York Yankees claimed RHP Danny Farquhar off waivers from Oakland Athletics.
June 26, 2012 New York Yankees optioned RHP Danny Farquhar to Trenton Thunder.
June 24, 2012 Oakland Athletics designated Danny Farquhar for assignment.
June 11, 2012 Sacramento River Cats activated RHP Danny Farquhar.
June 9, 2012 Oakland Athletics claimed RHP Danny Farquhar off waivers from Toronto Blue Jays.
June 9, 2012 Oakland Athletics optioned RHP Danny Farquhar to Sacramento River Cats.
June 2, 2012 Toronto Blue Jays designated Danny Farquhar for assignment.
March 15, 2012 Toronto Blue Jays optioned RHP Danny Farquhar to New Hampshire Fisher Cats.
September 6, 2011 Toronto Blue Jays selected the contract of Danny Farquhar from Las Vegas 51s.
September 2, 2011 Danny Farquhar roster status changed by Las Vegas 51s.
August 30, 2011 Las Vegas 51s placed RHP Danny Farquhar on the temporarily inactive list.
April 20, 2011 Las Vegas 51s activated RHP Danny Farquhar.
April 18, 2011 Toronto Blue Jays Traded LHP David Purcey to Oakland Athletics and Sacramento River Cats Traded RHP Danny Farquhar to Las Vegas 51s.
April 7, 2011 Danny Farquhar assigned to Sacramento River Cats from Midland RockHounds.
November 18, 2010 Danny Farquhar assigned to Midland RockHounds.
November 17, 2010 Oakland Athletics traded RF Rajai Davis to Toronto Blue Jays for RHP Danny Farquhar and RHP Trystan Magnuson.
January 25, 2010 Toronto Blue Jays invited non-roster RHP Danny Farquhar to spring training.
May 25, 2009 Danny Farquhar assigned to New Hampshire Fisher Cats from Dunedin Blue Jays.
April 9, 2009 Danny Farquhar assigned to Dunedin Blue Jays from Lansing Lugnuts.
July 14, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays signed Danny Farquhar.

Daniel Andres Farquhar Bio Info

Daniel Andres Farquhar…graduate of Archbishop McCarthy High School in Fort Lauderdale, FL…played college baseball at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette… led the Sun Belt Conference in ERA as a freshman in 2006 (2.17)…named second team All-Sun Belt in 2007…originally selected by Toronto in the 10th round of the 2008 June draft…participated in the Mariners Winter Caravan in 2014


Went 3-1, 2.66 with1 save in 66 appearances (71.0IP, 58 H, 21 ER)... Had 51 shutoutappearances (in 66 games total)this season and allowed 1 run orless in 61 of 66 games... Struck out 10.27batters per 9.0 innings (81 SO,71.0 IP) & has averaged 11.26K/9.0 IP in his career (161 SO,128.2 IP)... Stranded 24of 30 inherited runners this season (80.0%)... Posted a 1.47 ERA (6 ER, 36.2 IP) in 32 appearances on the road…10th-lowest road ERA amongst AL relief pitchers... One of 7 Seattle pitchers with at least 50 appearances... Notched only save of season (#17 of his career) May 4 at Houston, working2.0 IP in 8-7 win (w/Rodney unavailable)... Collected his first MLB win in Seattle's 6-5 victory over Texas April 27,pitching a scoreless 8th inning…win came in career game #60... Finished with 3-1 record in 2014 in 66 games after entering season 0-3in 49 career big league games.


Converted 16 of 18 save opportunities after moving into closer role Aug. 3 at Baltimore. 16 saves from Aug. 3-end of the season were tied for 3rd-most in the Majors behind Greg Holland (19) and Craig Kimbrel (18). Retired 21 consecutive batters July 28-Aug. 7, tied for the 4th longest streak by a relief pitcher in club history…also retired 16 straight Aug. 16-27. Averaged 12.77 K/9.0 IP (79 K, 55.2 IP) to set a club record by a relief pitcher, and rank 4th among AL relievers. Recorded 79 strikeouts, 2nd-most by a rookie reliever in club history (Enrique Romo, 92 in 1977)…strikeout rate of 12.77 K/9.0 IP was highest by a rookie in club history. Recorded 11 saves in August, T2nd-most in a month in club history…trailed only 13 saves by Kazuhiro Sasaki (April 2001), and tied the 11 saves by J.J. Putz (June 2007) and Norm Charlton (September 1995). Allowed 2 HR in 46 appearances…ended the season not allowing a HR in final 36.1 IP. Made Mariners debut with 2.2 perfect innings May 18 at Cleveland (5 strikeouts). Selected from AAA Tacoma on May 17…went 0-1 with 6 saves and 2.25 ERA (5 ER, 20.0 IP) in 15 appearances with the Rainiers.

2012 Split the season between five minor league teams (AA New Hampshire, AAA Sacramento, AA Trenton, AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Tacoma) and four organizations (SEA, TOR, OAK, NYY)...appeared in 44 games, going 3-3 with 9 saves and a 2.65 ERA (20 ER, 68.0 IP) and 1.029 WHIP...claimed by New York (AL) from Oakland and optioned to AA Trenton June 26...designated for assignment on June 29...traded to Seattle on July 23 as part of Ichiro trade, and spent rest of season with AAA Tacoma...with the Rainiers posted a 0.54 ERA (1 ER, 16.2 IP)...played for Lara in the Venezuelan Winter League; went 2-1 with 3 saves and a 1.50 ERA (4 ER, 24.0 IP) in 21 relief appearances. 2011 Appeared in three games for the Blue Jays and split the rest of the season in AAA between Las Vegas and Sacramento... WELCOME BACK: Was re-acquired from the Oakland A's in exchange for LHP David Purcey on Apr. 18 after being traded to the A's on Nov. 17, 2010 along with RHP Trystan Magnuson in exchange for OF Rajai Davis... ML DEBUT: Made his ML debut on Sept. 13 at BOS and allowed four runs (three earned) over just 0.2 of an inning... Did not allow a run over his final two appearances and allowed just one hit (1.1IP)... IN THE MINORS: Spent the majority of the season in the Pacific Coast League (AAA) with Sacramento and Las Vegas... Appeared in 50 games with the 51s and was 4-5 with a 4.70 ERA and 14 saves... His 15 saves (1 with Sacramento) was 6th in the PCL... Had a stretch of 12.2 scoreless innings from May 17-June 17 and allowed just one run over 20.0 innings from May 1-June 17. 2010 Was 4-3 with 17 saves and a 3.52 ERA in 53 appearances with Double-A New Hampshire...ranked third in the Eastern League in games pitched and tied for third in saves...also finished third among EL relievers with a .189 opponents batting average...led the Fisher Cats in games and saves...ranked fourth in the Blue Jays farm system in saves...had career highs in wins, innings pitched (76.2), hits (50), runs (32), earned runs (30), walks (42) and strikeouts (79)...surrendered seven home runs after allowing just two over his first two seasons...his opponents batting average broke down to .156 (23 for 147) against right-handed hitters and .229 (27 for 118) against left-handers...yielded a .242 average with runners in scoring position...compiled an ERA under 2.00 in three months: April (1.00), July (1.89) and August (1.45)...had a 4.97 ERA in 35 games before the All-Star Break, 1.80 in 18 contests after the break...was 17-for-19 (89.5%) in save opportunities...allowed 6 of 15 (40.0%) inherited runners to score...posted a 2.25 ERA and .151 opponents batting average in 37 night games, had a 6.97 ERA and .278 opponents average in 16 outings during the day...tossed at least 1.0 inning in 48 of his 53 appearances, including 2.0 or more 18 times...pitched for Peoria in the Arizona Fall League following the season and was 1-0 with a 4.50 ERA and .211 opponents batting average in nine relief appearances. 2009 Between two levels combined to post a 2-4 record with a 1.87 ERA in 54 relief appearances... Struck out 74 batters in only 62.2 innings... Began the season at Dunedin (A) in the Florida State League where he made 17 appearances, allowing just one earned run... Held FSL hitters to a .164 average and picked up seven saves... Was promoted to New Hampshire (AA) in the Eastern League on May 24 and finished the balance of the season with the FisherCats... Assumed the closer role and posted 15 saves, holding Eastern League hitters to a .193 average... Did not allow more than one earned run until his 30th appearance, after which he did so three times. 2008 Spent the majority of his season with Auburn (A) of the New York-Penn League...In his 12 appearances, suffered one outing, allowing four earned runs, otherwise allowed only three in his other 11 games... Was promoted to Lansing (A) to finish up the Midwest League season... Made three appearances, not allowing an earned run.