Cal Baseball BIO
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Brenden Farney
Player Profile:
Brenden Farney 1251864
Position: Infield
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 215
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fairfield, Calif.
High School: Vacaville
Experience: 2 Letters

2015: Redshirted the 2015 season

AS A JUNIOR (2014):
- Batted .308 (41-for-133, .286 vs. Pac-12) with seven doubles and 18 RBI
- Got a hit in 10 of the last 11 games of the season, including 5-for-10 with two doubles May 22-24 at Oregon
- Had a career-high nine-game hitting streak, Feb. 16-March 16, 2014 (12-for-30, .400, 2-2B, 5 RBI)
- Went 2-for-4 with a double and career-high four RBI March 24 at Cal Poly
- Was 3-for-3 with a double March 9 vs. Arkansas
- Was 15-for-35 (.429) with runners in scoring position

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013):
- Batted .287 (50-for-174, .241 vs. Pac-12) with eight doubles, a triple and 10 RBI
- Went 3-for-4 May 12 vs. Arizona State
- Had four-straight two-hit games April 23-30 and an eight game hitting streak March 26-April 7 (12-for-27, .444, 2-2B, 3B, 3 RBI)
- Went 6-for-10 with a triple and two RBI April 5-7 at Arizona
- Was 5-for-13 in the Fresno State series with a double and RBI, including the game-winning sacrifice fly in the 10th inning March 7
- Went a career-high 4-for-5 with a double and two RBI March 3 at Houston and was named all-tournament at the Astros Foundation College Classic
- Was 14-for-45 (.311) with runners in scoring position

AS A FRESHMAN (2012):
- Batted .182 (8-for-44, .194 vs. Pac-12) with five doubles and five RBI
- Went 2-for-3 May 5 at Washington State
- Was 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI May 13 vs. national champion Arizona
- Went 1-for-4 with a double and a career-high three RBI March 4 vs. Lehigh

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL:
- A left-handed hitter from Fairfield who was drafted in the 36th round by the Oakland A's in the June, 2011 Major League Amateur draft
- As a senior at Vacaville High School batted .487 with 29 runs and 22 RBI, a .859 slugging percentage and a .543 on-base percentage
- Was a Louisville Slugger All-American
- Majoring in sociology
- Parents are Kelly and Joanne Farney
- Born July 18, 1993 in Fairfield, Calif.

CAREER BESTS
Most Hits: 4, March 3, 2013 vs. Houston (4-for-5, 2B, two RBI)
Most Runs: 2, six times, last time May 23, 2014 at Oregon
Most RBI: 4, March 24, 2014 at Cal Poly (2-for-4, 2B)
Career Grand Slams: None
Longest Hitting Streak: 9, Feb. 16-March 16, 2014 (12-for-30, .400, 2-2B, 5 RBI)

Farney’s Career Statistics
 YEAR   AVG   G   AB   R   H   RBI   2B   3B   HR   BB   SO   SB 
 2012  .182  17    44   5   8    5   5   0   0    4  10   0
 2013  .287  48   174  21   50    10   8   1   0   21  27   0
 2014  .308  43  133  15  41   19   7   0   0   11  27   1
 Total  .282  108   351   41   99    34   20    1     0   36  64    1
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