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Ian Kennedy

Ian Kennedy

SP,RP - KC
Age: 35College: USCBats: RThrows: R

2020 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) P #81
Best / Worst #54 / #128
ADP #184

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79%
 
ESPN
74%

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Ian Kennedy knocked around Tuesday

Kansas City Royals closer Ian Kennedy was charged with three earned runs in a 6-4 Cactus League win over the Diamondbacks on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact

Kennedy logged one inning of work. He is off to a rough start this spring, having allowed five runs in just two innings of work. That being said, Kennedy saved 30 games for the Royals in 2019 and should open the year as their closer again in 2020.

Matthew Terelle19 weeks ago
Ian Kennedy earns third win

Kansas City Royals closer Ian Kennedy threw a scoreless ninth inning in a 5-4 win over the Twins in Sunday's regular-season finale. Kennedy struck out two in the frame.

Fantasy Impact

Kennedy earned the win, upping his record to 3-2 on the year. The former starter found new life as Kansas City's closer, posting a 3.41 ERA, 1.28 WHIP, and 73 strikeouts in 63 1/3 innings of work. He converted 30 saves in 34 opportunities.

Matthew Terelle41 weeks ago
Ian Kennedy earns 29th save

Kansas City Royals closer Ian Kennedy pitched a scoreless ninth inning to preserve a 6-3 win over the White Sox on Thursday afternoon. Kennedy struck out two in the frame.

Fantasy Impact

He made it interesting as he loaded the bases but he was able to get the final out via a Leury Garcia strikeout. Kennedy now has a 3.34 ERA and 29 saves this season.

Matthew Terelle44 weeks ago
Ian Kennedy earns 28th save

Kansas City Royals closer Ian Kennedy pitched a scoreless ninth inning in an 8-6 win over the White Sox on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact

Kennedy earned his 28th save on the season. The veteran pitcher has been solid at the back of the KC bullpen, posting a 3.39 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, and 66 strikeouts.

Matthew Terelle44 weeks ago
Ian Kennedy saves 27th game

Kansas City Royals closer Ian Kennedy pitched a scoreless ninth inning to preserve a 3-0 win over the Marlins on Friday. He allowed one hit and struck out one in the frame.

Fantasy Impact

Kennedy continues to be a dependable fantasy closer. He now has a 2-2 record, 27 saves, 3.45 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, and 66 strikeouts in 57 1/3 innings.

Matthew Terelle44 weeks ago
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