Braves closer Craig Kimbrel struck out two and pitched a perfect ninth inning to earn his 19th save in Sunday's 3-0 win over the Giants.
Kimbrel has not surrendered a run since he blew a save May 7. He has 16 strikeouts and four walks in his 12 innings since. His ERA has gone from 3.38 to 1.71 over that span.
Braves reliever Craig Kimbrel allowed two hits and a walk while striking out one in a scoreless ninth inning to earn his second win Sunday afternoon against the Giants.Kimbrel (2-1) has pitched 12 consecutive scoreless innings. He has 18 saves along with a 1.78 ERA and a 1.07 WHIP in 26 appearances.
Braves reliever Craig Kimbrel has not allowed a run since May 7. He has given up five runs this srason and has a 1.85 ERA with 18 saves. In the last 11 innings, Kimbrel has surrendered seven hits and struck out 20.