Craig Kimbrel

Craig Kimbrel

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

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Craig Kimbrel pitches a scoreless inning on Wednesday

Craig Kimbrel came in and pitched one inning of work giving up no runs or hits but was not inline for the save as the Red Sox had a big lead as they defeated the Angels 9-0 on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact

Kimbrel has been dominant once again this season. After eight appearances the 30-year-old reliever has not given up a run and struck out 10 batters to go with five saves. And with the Red Sox looking to be in a many games look for Kimbrel to have plenty out chances to close out games.

John Aubin4 days ago
Craig Kimbrel earns a save in win on Sunday

Craig Kimbrel pitched a hitless ninth while striking out two batters and earned his fifth save on Sunday in a victory over the Orioles.

Fantasy Impact

Kimbrel is off to another great start and has yet to allow a run and has posted a 0.86 WHIP. Kimbrel could arguably be the best closer in baseball as well as fantasy this season.

John Aubin1 week ago
Craig Kimbrel nails down his fourth save of the season

Craig Kimbrel pitched a clean ninth inning and struck out two to record the save Thursday against the Yankees.

Fantasy Impact

Kimbrel looks to be off to another dominant season as the Red Sox closer. The veteran reliever already has four saves and has yet to give up a run over six appearances. And he has an impressive eight strikeouts in six innings.

John Aubin1 week ago
Craig Kimbrel earns his third save of the season

Craig Kimbrel pitched a perfect ninth inning to earn his third save of the season in a win over the Rays on Sunday.

Fantasy Impact

Kimbrel looks like he could be the top closer in the game this season. The veteran righty has 1.50 ERA and 13.9 K/9 to start the year. Kimbrel should get plenty of save opportunities with a good Red Sox team.

John Aubin2 weeks ago
Craig Kimbrel pitches scoreless inning in win

Craig Kimbrel pitched a scoreless inning giving up one hit, walking two and striking out two as the Red Sox beat the Rays in extra innings.

Fantasy Impact

Kimbrel was not in line for a save and came into a tied game. The veteran closer got himself in some trouble but worked his way out of it. Kimbrel remains one of the top closers in fantasy.

John Aubin2 weeks ago