Craig Kimbrel

Craig Kimbrel

Height: 5' 11"Weight: 205 lbsAge: 29College: Wallace State CC, ALBats: RThrows: RCountry: USA

Next Game

Fri, 7/21 10:07pm
Matchup (?) N/A
ROS Rank P #21
Projection (?) 2.6 pts




Yahoo RP
Craig Kimbrel blows third save of the season against Yankees

Craig Kimbrel gave up a solo home run in the bottom of the ninth to blow his third save of the season during Saturday's 16-inning loss to the Yankees.

Fantasy Impact

Despite the three blown saves, Kimbrel is having an amazing season. The 29-year-old righty has 23 saves, 1.38 ERA and a 16.2 K/9 for the year. He is one of the top closers in fantasy and should be treated as such.

John Aubin4 days ago
Craig Kimbrel heads to the break with 23 saves

Craig Kimbrel is enjoying a nice season with 23 saves. 68 strikeouts and a 1.19 era.

Fantasy Impact

He ranks number one in the AL among closers in SO and ERA. He remains one of the top closers in the game and owners can continue to start him each night.

Jonathan Witt1 week ago
Craig Kimbrel gives up home run against the Rangers

Craig Kimbrel gave up a run on two hits and striking out one in one inning of work as the Red Sox defeated the Rangers 7-6 in 11 innings.

Fantasy Impact

This was only the second blown save of the season for Kimbrel. The 29-year-old closer has been having an amazing year and still owns a 1.23 ERA and 0.52 WHIP. Kimbrel should be able to bounce back in his next opportunity.

John Aubin2 weeks ago
Craig Kimbrel picks up 23rd save against the Jays

Craig Kimbrel tossed a perfect inning with one strikeout to notch his 23rd save Friday against the Blue Jays.

Fantasy Impact

Kimbrel continues to be amazing this season and now has a 1.01 ERA, 0.48 WHIP, and 64/5 K/BB ratio in 35 2/3 innings. He has been one of the best closers in baseball along with fantasy and is a candidate for the Cy Young award if he can continue at this pace.

John Aubin3 weeks ago
Craig Kimbrel strikes out two to pick up 22nd save

Craig Kimbrel struck out two batters in a scoreless ninth inning to collect his 22nd save of the season during Thursday's win over Minnesota.

Fantasy Impact

Kimbrel is on a streak of 16 straight saves since he last blew a game on April 20th. For the season the 29-year-old closer now has a 1.04 ERA, 0.49 WHIP, and 16.4 K/9. He has been the top closer in fantasy this season.

John Aubin3 weeks ago