John Farrell is a former Baseball coach. He is also a pitcher and manager. He had to give a break to his career after he was diagnosed with cancer in 2016. John is a divorcee and has three kids from a previous marriage.
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Football coach, John Farrell is a divorced man.
Previously, he was married to Sue Farrell in 1984, after being in a relationship for some time. John Farrell and Sue have three sons: Luke Farrell, Jeremy Farrell, and Shane Farrell. All three have already been selected in the MLB Draft.
However, John and Sue split up in 2014 after 30 years of their marriage and are in the course of obtaining a divorce. Currently, they are separated.
John Farrell is a former Major League Baseball player, coach, and manager. Previously, he managed the Boston Red Sox and claimed the World Series title in 2013.
Prior to Boston, he also coached Toronto Blue Jays from 2011-to 2012. As a player, he has represented the Cleveland Indians, California Angels, and Detroit Tigers.
John Farrell: Birth, Age, Parents, Siblings
John Farrell was born on August 4, 1962, in Monmouth Beach, New Jersey, United States, and has Irish ethnicity.
His father, Tom Farrell was also a member of the Cleveland Indians and his mother’s name is Suzanne Price.
However, an injury ended his baseball career. From the beginning of his childhood, John had a keen interest in baseball and began to play at a very early age.
Talking about his education, John attended Shore Regional High School. Later, he played his college baseball at Oklahoma State University in Public land grant university in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
In 2016, John revealed that he was diagnosed with cancer, Stage 1 lymphoma. His tests were positive.
He started chemotherapy after.
John Farrell: Professional Life and Career
John Farrell began his baseball career as a player with the Cleveland Indians in the second round of the 1984 Draft. On August 18, 1987, he made his debut and played until the 1990 season.
Furthermore, he began his coaching career as an assistant coach and pitching and recruiting coordinator of the Oklahoma State University.
Toronto Blue Jays introduced him as their team manager. Just after one season, John left his role as a manager with a record of 154 wins and 170 losses.
On October 22, 2013, John joined Boston Red Sox and served there for almost four years from 2013-2017. During the 2013 season, Boston Red Sox also won the 2013 World Series. However, he got fired from Boston as his team lost the 2017 ALDS.
So far, he has won the World Series title in 2013 with Boston Red Sox.
Net worth, Salary
Being a successful baseball coach, John earns a decent amount of money from his profession. According to the sources, as of 2022, his net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
An average salary of a baseball coach and manager is around $1 million.
John Farrell’s Rumors, Controversy
As of now, there is a rumor that Chicago Cubs are preparing to make John Farrell their next bench coach. Besides this, he has never been in the controversy yet.
Also, rumors were that John cheated on his ex-wife, Sue Farrell with a Comcast SportsNet reporter, Jessica Moran.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Moving towards his body measurements, John Farrell has light brown eyes and salt and pepper hair.
Furthermore, his height is 6 feet 4 inches and weighs 95 kg. His other body measurements are unknown.
Social Media Profiles
John is not active on social media at all. As of now, he doesn’t hold any of these social accounts such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.