Luke Farrell

Luke Farrell

31-Year-Old PitcherRP
Cincinnati Reds
2023 Fantasy Outlook
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$Waived by the Cubs in September of 2022. Claimed off waivers by Reds in September of 2022.
Outrighted to Triple-A
PCincinnati Reds  AAA
September 17, 2022
Farrell cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Louisville on Saturday, C. Trent Rosecrans of The Athletic reports.
ANALYSIS
Farrell was designated for assignment by Cincinnati on Thursday and will choose to accept an outright assignment rather than testing free agency. He made 17 appearances (11 starts) at Triple-A Iowa earlier this year and posted a 5.03 ERA and 1.46 WHIP in 59 innings.
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Pitching Appearances Breakdown
Average Pitch Count
48
Last 10 Games
48
Last 5 Games
43
How many pitches does Luke Farrell generally throw?
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
61-70
 
71-80
 
81-90
 
91-100
 
101-110
 
111-120
 
121+
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
61-70
 
71-80
 
81-90
 
91-100
 
101-110
 
111-120
 
121+
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
61-70
 
71-80
 
81-90
 
91-100
 
101-110
 
111-120
 
121+
What part of the game does Luke Farrell generally pitch?
 
 
 
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% Games Reaching Innings Threshold
% Games By Number of Innings Pitched
Left/Right Pitching Splits
Since 2020
 
 
-4%
BAA vs RHP
2022
 
 
-26%
BAA vs RHP
2021
 
 
-8%
BAA vs LHP
2020
 
 
-19%
BAA vs LHP
BAA Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR
Since 2020vs Left .286 86 18 8 22 3 0 4
Since 2020vs Right .274 124 29 17 29 8 1 4
2022vs Left .324 37 6 3 11 1 0 3
2022vs Right .241 33 8 4 7 2 0 0
2021vs Left .265 39 9 5 9 2 0 0
2021vs Right .288 74 16 8 19 4 1 4
2020vs Left .222 10 3 0 2 0 0 1
2020vs Right .273 17 5 5 3 2 0 0
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Home/Away Pitching Splits
Since 2020
 
 
-60%
ERA at Home
2022
 
 
-31%
ERA on Road
2021
 
 
-88%
ERA at Home
2020
 
 
-85%
ERA at Home
ERA WHIP IP W L SV K/9 BB/9 HR/9
Since 2020Home 2.89 1.61 18.2 0 0 0 7.7 3.9 1.0
Since 2020Away 7.18 1.75 26.1 1 1 0 10.6 5.8 2.1
2022Home 6.75 2.06 5.1 0 0 0 8.4 3.4 1.7
2022Away 4.66 1.45 9.2 0 0 0 8.4 4.7 1.9
2021Home 0.90 1.50 10.0 0 0 0 7.2 3.6 0.9
2021Away 7.36 1.77 14.2 1 1 0 10.4 5.5 1.8
2020Home 2.70 1.20 3.1 0 0 0 8.1 5.4 0.0
2020Away 18.00 3.00 2.0 0 0 0 22.5 13.5 4.5
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Stat Review
How does Luke Farrell compare to other relievers?
This section compares his stats with all relief pitcher seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 30 innings)*. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that stat and it would be considered average.

* Exit Velocity, Barrels/BBE %, Balls Hit 95+ MPH %, and Spin Rate are benchmarked against 2019 data (min 30 IP). See here for more exit velocity/barrels stats plus an explanation of current limitations with that data set.
  • K/BB
    Strikeout to walk ratio.
  • K/9
    Average strikeouts per nine innings.
  • BB/9
    Average walks per nine innings.
  • HR/9
    Average home runs allowed per nine innings.
  • Fastball
    Average fastball velocity.
  • ERA
    Earned run average. The average earned runs allowed per nine innings.
  • WHIP
    Walks plus hits per inning pitched.
  • BABIP
    Batting average on balls in play. Measures how many balls in play against a pitcher go for hits.
  • GB/FB
    Groundball to flyball ratio. The higher the number, the more likely a pitcher is to induce groundballs.
  • Left On Base
    The percentage of base runners that a pitcher strands on base over the course of a season.
  • Exit Velocity
    The speed of the baseball as it comes off the bat, immediately after a batter makes contact.
  • Barrels/BBE
    The percentage of batted ball events resulting in a Barrel. A Barrel is a batted ball with similar exit velocity and launch angle to past ones that led to a minimum .500 batting average and 1.500 slugging percentage.
  • Spin Rate
    Spin Rate is the rate of spin on a baseball after it is released. It is measured in revolutions per minute (rpm).
  • Balls Hit 95+ MPH
    The percentage of batted balls hit that met or exceeded the 95 MPH threshold.
  • Swinging Strike
    The percentage of pitches that result in a swing and a miss.
K/BB
2.00
 
K/9
8.4
 
BB/9
4.2
 
HR/9
1.8
 
Fastball
91.1 mph
 
ERA
5.40
 
WHIP
1.67
 
BABIP
.346
 
GB/FB
0.83
 
Left On Base
72.1%
 
Exit Velocity
83.7 mph
 
Barrels/BBE
4.5%
 
Spin Rate
2386 rpm
 
Balls Hit 95+ MPH
24.7%
 
Swinging Strike
6.3%
 
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Designated for assignment
PCincinnati Reds  AAA
September 15, 2022
Farrell was designated for assignment by the Reds on Thursday.
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Added to active roster
PCincinnati Reds  AAA
September 10, 2022
Farrell was added to the Reds' active roster Saturday.
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Claimed by Reds
PCincinnati Reds  AAA
September 9, 2022
Farrell was claimed off waivers by the Reds on Friday, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.
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Designated for assignment
PChicago Cubs  AAA
September 6, 2022
Farrell was designated for assignment Tuesday, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Heads to bullpen
PChicago Cubs  AAA
September 5, 2022
Farrell covered two scoreless innings out of the bullpen in Saturday's 8-4 loss to the Cardinals, striking out two while allowing no hits and issuing two walks.
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