Buck Farmer

Buck Farmer #45

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  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 4"/225
  • Age: 26

Buck Farmer MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
32 0-6 6.84 79.0 62 1.67

Buck Farmer Bio

  • Full Name: George Runie Farmer
  • Born: 2/20/1991 in Conyers, GA
  • Draft: 2013, Detroit Tigers, 5th rd. (156th overall)
  • College: Georgia Tech
  • Debut: 8/13/2014
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
MLB Career Stats 0 6 6.84 32 8 0 79.0 62 1.67
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

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Buck Farmer 2017 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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2 2 4.63 12 5 0 0 0 0 35.0 35 19 18 5 1 13 0 28 1.37
Cumulative
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2 2 4.63 12 5 0 0 0 0 35.0 35 19 18 5 1 13 0 28 1.37
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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2 2 4.63 12 5 0 0 0 0 35.0 35 19 18 5 1 13 0 28 1.37
Cumulative
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2 2 4.63 12 5 0 0 0 0 35.0 35 19 18 5 1 13 0 28 1.37

Buck Farmer News

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March 18, 2017 at 8:00 PM ET

Tigers send three pitchers to Minor Leagues

Drew VerHagen could be in a spot to help the Tigers' rotation at some point this season.

September 18, 2016 at 4:14 PM ET

Ausmus can't commit to Zimmermann's return

Jordan Zimmermann's next outing will not be on the mound in an actual game for the Tigers, who are not saying that the right-hander will make another start this season.

Awards

Buck Farmer Awards

INT Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Toledo INT

MID Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 West Michigan MID

MID Pitcher of the Year

Year Team League
2014 West Michigan MID

MID Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 West Michigan MID

Buck Farmer Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 20, 2017 Detroit Tigers optioned Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
May 19, 2017 Detroit Tigers recalled RHP Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
March 18, 2017 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
September 1, 2016 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
July 25, 2016 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
July 24, 2016 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
July 6, 2016 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
July 5, 2016 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
June 18, 2016 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
June 14, 2016 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
June 4, 2016 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
May 23, 2016 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
May 9, 2016 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
April 26, 2016 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
April 16, 2016 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
July 27, 2015 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
July 12, 2015 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
July 8, 2015 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
June 25, 2015 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
June 24, 2015 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
June 2, 2015 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
May 28, 2015 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
March 26, 2015 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
October 13, 2014 Buck Farmer roster status changed by Detroit Tigers.
October 2, 2014 Detroit Tigers reassigned RHP Buck Farmer to the minor leagues.
September 2, 2014 Detroit Tigers recalled RHP Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
August 24, 2014 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
August 23, 2014 Detroit Tigers recalled Buck Farmer from Toledo Mud Hens.
August 14, 2014 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Buck Farmer to Toledo Mud Hens.
August 13, 2014 Detroit Tigers selected the contract of Buck Farmer from Erie SeaWolves.
July 29, 2014 RHP Buck Farmer assigned to Erie SeaWolves from West Michigan Whitecaps.
March 29, 2014 RHP Buck Farmer assigned to West Michigan Whitecaps from Connecticut Tigers.
February 28, 2014 RHP Buck Farmer assigned to Detroit Tigers.
June 16, 2013 RHP Buck Farmer assigned to Connecticut Tigers.
June 14, 2013 Detroit Tigers signed RHP Buck Farmer.

George Runie Farmer Bio Info

Resides in Conyers, GA during the offseason with his wife, Kayla... Participated in the Tigers Winter Caravan and TigerFest...Holds the Rockdale High School single-game strikeout record after fanning 22 batters against Dracula High School as a junior in 2008...Named second team All-ACC after compiling an 11-3 record with a 2.82 ERA in 16 starts as a sophomore at Georgia Tech in 2011... Earned first team All-ACC honors in 2012 after going 8-4 with a 3.54 ERA in 16 starts as a junior at Georgia Tech... Completed his final season with Georgia Tech in 2013, earning first-team All-ACC accolades after posting a 9-5 record, a 2.78 ERA and 122 strikeouts during his senior season...Recommended/signed by James Rough for the Tigers. 

2016

Saw time with both the Tigers and Triple A Toledo in 2016 -- went 0-1 with a 4.60 ERA (29.1IP/15ER) and 27 strikeouts in 14 appearances, including one start, with Detroit, while he was 5-6 with a 3.96 ERA (100.0IP/44ER) and 93 strikeouts in 20 starts with the Mud Hens...Made an Opening Day roster at the major league level for the first time in his career...Optioned to Triple A Toledo following the game on April 15... Recalled from Triple A Toledo on April 26... Optioned to Triple A Toledo following the game on May 8...Threw 5.0 innings on May 19 at Lehigh Valley, allowing just one unearned run on one hit with one walk and four strikeouts... Recalled from Triple A Toledo on May 23... Posted five consecutive scoreless appearances with the Tigers from April 12-May 28 - threw 7.1 scoreless innings with two hits allowed, three walks and six strikeouts during the stretch...Optioned to Triple A Toledo on June 3...Recalled from Triple A Toledo on June 14... Optioned to Triple A Toledo on June 17... Recalled from Triple A Toledo and optioned back to Toledo on July 5...Struck out a season-high 10 batters on July 15 vs. Columbus... Recalled from Triple A Toledo as the 26th man for the second game on July 24 at Chicago (AL) and optioned back to Toledo following the game... Allowed three earned runs-or-fewer over his final eight starts of the season with the Mud Hens from July 20-August 27 - compiled a 4-2 record with a 1.86 ERA (48.1IP/10ER) and 47 strikeouts during the stretch... Started six games for Toledo in August and posted a 3-2 record with a 2.34 ERA (34.2IP/9ER) and 33 strikeouts... Recalled from Triple A Toledo on September 2...Made the longest relief appearance of his career on September 13 vs. Minnesota, throwing 4.1 scoreless innings with three hits allowed, three walks and five strikeouts... Made his only start of the season for the Tigers on September 26 vs. Cleveland and took the loss after giving up four runs on four hits with four walks and two strikeouts in 5.0 innings.

2015

Split the 2015 season between the Tigers and Triple-A Toledo -- compiled a 7-3 record with a 4.15 ERA (86.2IP/40ER) and 76 strikeouts over 16 starts in Toledo and had a 0-4 record with a 7.36 ERA (40.1IP/33ER) and 24 strikeouts in 14 games, including five starts, with Detroit. Named to the midseason International League All-Star team. Named the Tigers Minor League Pitcher of the Month for April after starting four games with Toledo during the month and posting a 3-0 record with a 3.00 ERA (21.0IP/7ER), 13 hits allowed, 10 walks and 28 strikeouts...held opponents to a .173 (13 for 75) batting average during the month. Recalled from Triple-A Toledo on May 28 -- made his season debut for the Tigers that night at the Los Angeles Angels, allowing seven runs on nine hits with one walk and one strikeout in 5.0 innings. Optioned to Triple-A Toledo on June 2. Had a stretch of four straight quality starts with Toledo from May 12-June 5 -- compiled a 3-0 record with a 1.37 ERA (26.1IP/4ER), 19 hits allowed and 14 strikeouts during the stretch. Recalled from Triple-A Toledo on June 24 and optioned to Toledo on June 25. Recalled from Triple A Toledo on July 8 and optioned to Toledo on July 12. Recalled from Triple-A Toledo on July 27. Recorded the first hit of his major league career on August 18 at Chicago Cubs -- became the first Tiger relief pitcher to record a hit in a game since Steve Avery on June 4, 2003 at San Diego. Made four appearances with the Tigers in September and had a 0-1 record with a 2.84 ERA (6.1IP/2ER) and four strikeouts. • Posted a 6.75 ERA (4.0IP/3ER) and three strikeouts in three appearances at Comerica Park...went 0-4 with a 7.43 ERA (36.1IP/30ER) and 21 strikeouts in 11 games, five starts, on the road. Compiled a 0-2 record with a 9.22 ERA (13.2IP/14ER) and 12 strikeouts in three games, two starts, prior to the All-Star break...went 0-2 with a 6.41 ERA (26.2IP/19ER) and 12 strikeouts in 11 appearances, three starts, after the All-Star break. 

2014

Tabbed the Midwestern League's Pitcher of the Year in 2014 as he spent the majority of the season with Class A West Michigan...Selected to the Midwestern League's mid and postseason All-star teams...Tabbed as having the best breaking pitch and best control in the Midwest League by Baseball America...Named the third-best prospect in the Tigers system and best pitching prospect following the season by Baseball America...Assigned to single A West Michigan to begin the season...Fanned a season-high 12 batters on April 30 at Lake County -- also recorded a double digit strikeout total by fanning 11 on August 18 at Cedar rapids...Tied for first in the Midwest League with 43 strikeouts during April...Named the Tigers Minor League Pitcher of the Month for July after posting a 3-0 record with a 0.41 erA (22.0IP/1er), and 16 strikeouts in four starts for single A West Michigan -- limited opponents to a .188 batting average during the month...Had his contract transferred to Double A erie on July 30 -- appeared in two games, compiling a 1-0 record, a 3.00 erA (12.0IP/4er) and 11 strikeouts before having his contract purchased by the Tigers on August 13, made his major league debut later that night, allowing four runs on six hits while striking out four over 5.0 innings at Pittsburgh...Optioned to Toledo by the Tigers on August 14. • recalled from Toledo on August 23 as the team's 26th man for the doubleheader at Minnesota -- optioned to Toledo following the doubleheader...Recalled from Toledo by the Tigers on september 2 -- appeared in two games out of the bullpen for the Tigers during September compiling a 3.00 ERA (3.0IP/1er) and four strikeouts...limited opponents to a .111 batting average during those two outings.

2013

Selected by the Tigers in the fifth round of the June 2013 draft and saw his first major league action in 12 games with Class A Connecticut...Fanned a season-high five batters on July 7 at staten Island -- equaled the high on August 2 versus Mahoning Valley...Compiled a 0-3 record, 3.09 erA (32.0IP/11er) and 33 strikeouts in 12 games (11 starts) with Single A Connecticut.