Farquhar makes 1st appearance at extended spring training
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Danny Farquhar allowed two unearned runs during two-thirds of an inning Friday in his first extended spring training game for the New York Yankees.
Against Toronto Blue Jays minor leaguers, Farquhar gave up a single and a double but two errors cost him a scoreless inning.
The 32-year-old right-hander collapsed in the Chicago White Sox dugout on April 20 last year because of a ruptured aneurysm and brain hemorrhage. Farquhar signed a minor league deal with the Yankees during the offseason. He appeared in three spring training games, giving up six runs, four hits and five walks over two innings.
His fastball had move life during Friday’s 20-pitch outing than in his spring training appearances. He spent the past month building arm strength