Luke Farrell

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  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 6" /210
  • Age: 27

Luke Farrell 2018 Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
20 3-4 5.17 31.1 39 1.47

Luke Farrell MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
30 3-4 5.28 44.1 48 1.53

Luke Farrell Bio

  • Full Name: Luke T Farrell
  • Born: 6/7/1991 in Westlake, OH
  • Draft: 2013, Kansas City Royals, 6th rd. (174th overall)
  • College: Northwestern
  • Debut: 7/1/2017
  • Relationship(s): son of John Farrell, brother of Jeremy Farrell, brother of Shane Farrell
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 Stats 3 4 5.17 20 2 0 31.1 39 1.47
MLB Career Stats 3 4 5.28 30 3 0 44.1 48 1.53
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Luke Farrell 2018 Splits

Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 1 1 6.35 7 1 0 11.1 10 8 8 9 1.59
Last 15 Games 2 3 5.13 15 2 0 26.1 22 15 15 32 1.41
Last 30 Games 3 4 5.17 20 2 0 31.1 30 18 16 39 1.47
Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 1 1 6.35 7 1 0 11.1 10 8 8 9 1.59
Last 15 Games 2 3 5.13 15 2 0 26.1 22 15 15 32 1.41
Last 30 Games 3 4 5.17 20 2 0 31.1 30 18 16 39 1.47
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
7/8 vs CIN 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 2
7/11 @ SF 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 3 2
7/23 vs ARI 0 1 0 3.1 6 6 2 2
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
7/8 vs CIN 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 2
7/11 @ SF 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 3 2
7/23 vs ARI 0 1 0 3.1 6 6 2 2
2018 Games by Position: RP (18) SP (2)

Luke Farrell Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Cubs NL 347 Four-seam FB 92.4 2,391 89.4
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.1 2,262 88.5
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Cubs NL 347 Four-seam FB 92.4 2,391 89.4
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.1 2,262 88.5

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Luke Farrell 2018 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 3.86 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.2 4 2 2 1 0 2 0 5 1.29
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3 4 5.00 23 2 0 0 0 1 36.0 34 24 20 8 1 18 2 44 1.44
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 3.86 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.2 4 2 2 1 0 2 0 5 1.29
Cumulative
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3 4 5.00 23 2 0 0 0 1 36.0 34 24 20 8 1 18 2 44 1.44

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Awards

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PCL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/25/2017 Omaha PCL

Luke Farrell Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 24, 2018 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Iowa Cubs.
July 21, 2018 Chicago Cubs recalled RHP Luke Farrell from Iowa Cubs.
July 13, 2018 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Iowa Cubs.
July 12, 2018 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Iowa Cubs.
June 26, 2018 Chicago Cubs recalled Luke Farrell from Iowa Cubs.
June 24, 2018 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Iowa Cubs.
May 28, 2018 Chicago Cubs recalled Luke Farrell from Iowa Cubs.
May 7, 2018 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Iowa Cubs.
April 20, 2018 Chicago Cubs recalled Luke Farrell from Iowa Cubs.
March 13, 2018 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Iowa Cubs.
October 20, 2017 Luke Farrell roster status changed by Chicago Cubs.
October 6, 2017 Chicago Cubs reassigned RHP Luke Farrell to the minor leagues.
October 4, 2017 Chicago Cubs claimed RHP Luke Farrell off waivers from Cincinnati Reds.
September 6, 2017 Cincinnati Reds recalled RHP Luke Farrell from Louisville Bats.
August 27, 2017 Cincinnati Reds optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Louisville Bats.
August 23, 2017 Cincinnati Reds recalled Luke Farrell from Louisville Bats.
August 12, 2017 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Louisville Bats.
August 9, 2017 Cincinnati Reds claimed RHP Luke Farrell off waivers from Los Angeles Dodgers.
July 28, 2017 Kansas City Royals traded RHP Luke Farrell to Los Angeles Dodgers for cash.
July 28, 2017 Los Angeles Dodgers optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Oklahoma City Dodgers.
July 24, 2017 Kansas City Royals designated RHP Luke Farrell for assignment.
July 2, 2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Luke Farrell to Omaha Storm Chasers.
July 1, 2017 Kansas City Royals recalled Luke Farrell from Omaha Storm Chasers.
January 7, 2017 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Luke Farrell to spring training.
July 3, 2016 Omaha Storm Chasers activated RHP Luke Farrell from the 7-day disabled list.
June 23, 2016 Omaha Storm Chasers sent RHP Luke Farrell on a rehab assignment to AZL Royals.
June 3, 2016 Omaha Storm Chasers placed RHP Luke Farrell on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 1, 2016.
April 5, 2016 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
March 18, 2016 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Kansas City Royals.
June 24, 2015 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
June 23, 2015 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
May 19, 2015 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
April 9, 2015 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks.
August 25, 2014 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Lexington Legends.
April 7, 2014 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Lexington Legends from Idaho Falls Chukars.
September 18, 2013 Idaho Falls Chukars activated RHP Luke Farrell from the 7-day disabled list.
August 28, 2013 Idaho Falls Chukars placed RHP Luke Farrell on the 7-day disabled list.
June 19, 2013 RHP Luke Farrell assigned to Idaho Falls Chukars.
June 11, 2013 Kansas City Royals signed RHP Luke Farrell.

Luke T Farrell Bio Info

Luke was claimed off waivers from the Reds in October of 2017 after making his major league debut last season, pitching in 10 games between the Royals and Reds ... originally selected by Kansas City in the sixth round of the 2013 draft, he is 25-28 with three saves and a 4.43 ERA (246 ER/500.1 IP) in five minor league seasons... Between the Royals and Reds, had no record and a 5.54 ERA (8 ER/13.0 IP) in 10 games (one start) in 2017... Pitched for three organizations in 2017 ... the Dodgers acquired him from Kansas City for cash, July 28, before he was claimed off waivers by Cincinnati, August 9... Graduated from St. Ignatius High School in Cleveland in 2009, finishing with an 8-2 record his second year... Earned a communications studies degree from Northwestern University in 2013 ... named Academic All-Big Ten three times (2011-13) ... finished second in the conference in ERA (2.13) and strikeouts (80) in 2013. w Threw a complete game shutout at Wrigley Field vs. Michigan, April 20, 2013... Son of former Red Sox manager, John Farrell ... older brothers, Jeremy (minor league coordinator) and Shane (cross-checker), work in the Cubs organization.

2017

Made his major league debut in his fifth pro season, appearing in 10 games (one start) between the Royals and Reds ... posted a 2.61 ERA (3 ER/10.1 IP) in nine relief appearances with the Reds from August 23-26 and September 5-October 1... All told, had no record and a 5.54 ERA (8 ER/13.0 IP) in his 10 major league outings ... walked 10, struck out nine and allowed two homers... Made his major league debut with the Royals, July 1 vs. Minnesota, as the 26th player added to the roster for a doubleheader ... started the 11-6 Royals win in the opening game (2.2 IP, 7 H, 5 ER, 3 BB, 2 K, 1 HR) ... was optioned back to Triple-A Omaha following the twinbill... Designated for assignment, July 24, and was traded to the Dodgers for cash, July 28 ... made one start for Triple-A Oklahoma City before he was claimed off waivers by the Reds, August 9, and optioned to Triple-A Louisville... From August 23-26 was on the Reds roster and made one appearance, tossing 3.0 shutout innings of relief at the Cubs on August 23... Promoted to the Reds for the remainder of the season, September 5... September 23 vs. Boston, threw a scoreless ninth inning as the first major league player to appear in a game against his manager father since Moises Alou of the Cubs faced Felipe's Giants in May and August of 2004... In 22 games (20 starts) at the Triple-A level between the Kansas City, Los Angeles (N.L.) and Cincinnati organizations, was 8-6 with a 4.78 ERA (62 ER/116.2 IP) ... walked 46, struck out 118 and had a 1.31 WHIP

2016

Luke spent a majority of the season with Triple-A Omaha despite missing a month of action (June 1-July 3) due to injury ... his 3.76 ERA (38 ER/91.0 IP) ranked 11th in the Pacific Coast League among pitchers that worked at least 90.0 innings... All told, was 6-3 with a 3.76 ERA in 19 games (14 starts) for Omaha ... walked 40 and struck out 78... Was 1-0 with a 3.16 ERA (9 ER/25.2 IP) in five May games (four starts).

2015

Split the campaign between Single-A Wilmington and Double-A Northwest Arkansas, going 7-3 with a 3.07 ERA (42 ER/123.0 IP) in 26 outings (19 starts) ... his ERA ranked fifth among Royals farmhands... Opened the season with Wilmington and was 2-0 with two saves and a 3.03 ERA (10 ER/29.2 IP) in seven games (three starts) before he was promoted to Northwest Arkansas, May 19... Ranked seventh among Texas League pitchers in WHIP (1.26), minimum 90.0 innings pitched, after going 5-3 with a 3.09 ERA (32 ER/93.1 IP) in 10 games (16 starts) ... walked 29 and struck out 65.

2014

Combined to go 2-13 with a 5.34 ERA (71 ER/119.2 IP) in 25 games (21 starts), predominantly with Single-A Lexington ... promoted to Double-A Northwest Arkansas for two starts at the end of the season ... between the two teams, walked 49 and struck out 113.

2013

Made 10 starts for Rookie League Idaho Falls, going 1-3 with a 6.65 ERA (32 ER/43.1 IP) ... averaged 9.3 strikeouts per 9.0 innings, striking out 45 compared to 15 walks.