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Kevin Ginkel

Kevin Ginkel


Age: 29College: ArizonaBats: LThrows: R

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Fri, 9/22 7:05pm
Rank P #226
Projection (?) 2.4 pts

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Kevin Ginkel Earns Save in Diamondbacks' 5-3 Victory

Ginkel tossed an inning, allowing just one hit and one walk while surrendering one earned run en route to a save Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact

With the victory, Ginkel's season stats now stand at a stellar 2.39 ERA and a 0.98 WHIP across 33 appearances, showcasing his ability to consistently get the job done in high-leverage situations.

Kevin Ginkel Strikes Out Three in One Inning to Secure Win over Braves

Ginkel continued his impressive season, tossing a perfect inning against the Braves on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact

In 32 games, he has maintained a stellar 2.21 ERA and a 0.95 WHIP. With a strikeout rate of 8.3 per nine innings and a solid 3.40 strikeout-to-walk ratio, Ginkel has been a reliable force out of the bullpen for the Diamondbacks. With this performance, he recorded his first save of the season, helping secure a 16-13 victory for Arizona.

Matthew Terelle9 weeks ago
Kevin Ginkel takes the loss on Tuesday vs. Miami

RHP Kevin Ginkel took the loss on Tuesday when he allowed three runs on three hits over one strikeout over 1/3 of an inning in the D-Backs 9-3 loss to the Marlins.

Fantasy Impact

Ginkel entered in the bottom of the eighth inning to preserve a 3-3 tie for the D-Backs but ran into trouble immediately. He served up a double to Jesus Aguilar before allowing back-to-back singles. He recorded one out and then was replaced by Alex Young, who allowed the inherited runner to score. Ginkel has been getting some high-leverage work for the D-Backs but he hasn't performed well up to this point. He's got a 5.56 ERA and 1.50 WHIP over 11 1/3 innings.

Jon Mathisen2 years ago
Kevin Ginkel credited with a blown save on Tuesday

RHP Kevin Ginkel was given a blown save after he coughed up one earned run with two strikeouts over 2/3 of an inning in the Diamondbacks 7-5 loss to the A's on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact

Ginkel was handed a tough draw on Tuesday as he entered the game in the top of the seventh inning with one out and two runners on base. Taylor Clarke created quite a mess before Ginkel came on to relieve him but the D-Backs still held a 5-2 advantage. He struck out Ramon Laureano for out number two before serving up a wall scraping, three-run home run to Jed Lowrie. He eventually got out of the inning but was given a blown save. The closer situation in Arizona is unsettled and Ginkel could be in line to get some save opportunities once Arizona enters the ninth inning with a three-run lead, which hasn't happened over the last five games.

Jon Mathisen2 years ago
Kevin Ginkel was unavailable Tuesday with an illness

Kevin Ginkel (non-COVID illness) was unavailable to pitch Tuesday night for the Diamondbacks.

Fantasy Impact

The Diamondbacks had two potential save chances in their game Tuesday night, as the contest went into extra innings. Both Chris Devenski and Yoan Lopez blew saves for the team. With Joakim Soria's trip to the IL, there was some speculation that Ginkel could fill in at closer. This is still a possibility, but it seemed odd that he wasn't called on Tuesday. However, this illness explains his absence, and he is likely still in the mix for saves with Soria on the shelf.

Connor Rooney2 years ago