Former closer Kyle Farnsworth is killing it in semi-pro football

All those seasons, 16 to be exact, and all those major-league teams (nine, count 'em) and maybe fireballing reliever Kyle Farnsworth was in the wrong sport.Even at 39, Farnsworth, who pitched at 6-4, 230 pounds, is carving out a nice little stats sheet in his second athletic career, as a defensive end for the Orlando Phantoms in the Florida Football Alliance, NESN.com reported. MORE: Votto charges ump during ejection tirade | Dykstra, Williams heated at celebrity roastFarnsworth — 43-66 with 57 saves in 893 career appearances, all but 26 in relief — leads his team in tackles (41) and sacks (11, double his next-closest teammate). He also is second on the Phantoms with seven tackles for loss and has deflected a pass and forced a fumble that, of course, he recovered. Check out his newly surfaced highlight tape below.Maybe it was all those years of pitching to contact.Oh, and his team is succeeding, too. Orlando, 7-4 in the 16-team semi-pro league, has won five straight and will play the Orlando Rage on Saturday in the FFA

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