Craig Kimbrel 46 | Pitcher

Atlanta Braves

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Thu. July 24, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Kimbrel took the loss against Miami on Thursday, allowing a run in the top of the ninth inning. Impact: Kimbrel entered the game with the score tied at 2-2, but uncorked a couple of wild pitches before allowing an RBI single to Jarrod Saltalamacchia. Despite not looking as sharp as usual, Kimbrel has been fantastic again this season, converting 30 of 34 save chances while striking out 68 batters in 40.2 innings.(RotoWire, )
Sat. July 19, 2014
News: Kimbrel became the first fantasy closer to reach 30 saves Friday. Impact: Kimbrel is heating up by converting nine straight saves and he could be the best fantasy closer in the game today.(STATS, 7:01pm)
Fri. July 18, 2014
News: Kimbrel notched two strikeouts while retiring the side in order en route to his 30th save of the season in Friday's win over the Phillies. Impact: Fresh off of his fourth consecutive trip to the Midsummer Classic, Kimbrel became the first closer in the bigs to reach the 30-save threshold this season with Friday's effort versus the Phillies. The 26-year-old flamethrower has blown four chances so far on the campaign, but has otherwise been as dominant as any reliever in the game.(RotoWire, )
Craig Kimbrel
2014 Season
Ht: 5' 11"  Wt: 220  Age: 26
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 5/28/1988, Huntsville, Alabama
College: Wallace State CC
Debut: 2010
Salary: $7,250,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury