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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Craig Michael Kimbrel
Stat Years
2008-2019  [mlb] 2010-2019
Height/Weight
5-11 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (691)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Lee (Huntsville,AL)
Colleges
Wallace State Community College (Hanceville, Alabama)
Draft
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #3 (#96 overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Brian Bridges
MLB Debut
2010-05-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.344)
Service Time
8.162 (2019)
Organizations
ATL [7] BOS [3] SDN [1] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 129369 ... retro id: kimbc001 ... mlbam id: 518886
Relations
Brother of Matt Kimbrel
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2008Danville BravesAppRkatl2201---120.47120001112619.0541010274000.792.370.004.7412.791.892.70.333
    2008Rome BravesSALAatl-201---200.7110000910412.261104260000.794.260.002.8418.470.716.501.000
    2008Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl33201---000.0020000203.25000130001.6412.270.002.457.360.003.00.000
    2008Minor Totals: ATLbyYearA+/A/Rk----203---320.512400020241035.31652015564000.884.100.003.8514.361.283.73.600
    2009Rome BravesSALAatl-212---000.901600014161020.092206380000.754.050.002.7017.100.906.33.000
    2009Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl-212---025.4719000819226.1181916228458101.756.150.689.5715.386.491.61.000
    2009Mississippi BravesSouAAatl20212---210.77120001212611.231107171000.862.310.005.4013.110.772.43.667
    2009Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl-212---000.0020001202.00000431002.000.000.0018.0013.500.000.75.000
    2009Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA/AA/A/A+----214---232.854900035491860.030221924510310101.254.500.306.7515.453.302.29.400
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl24223---321.624800043482355.2281310335838141.134.530.495.6613.422.102.37.600
    2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf400.4421000721120.2921016404001.213.920.006.9717.420.872.501.000
    2010Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----221---321.634800043482355.7281310335838141.144.570.495.7113.532.122.37.600
    2010MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf400.4521000721120.7921016404001.244.010.007.1317.820.892.501.000
    2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.107900064794677.04819183321274011.045.610.353.7414.842.223.97.571
    2011MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.107900064794677.04819183321274011.045.610.353.7414.842.223.97.571
    2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf311.016300056634262.227773141165020.653.880.432.0116.661.018.29.750
    2012MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf311.016300056634262.727773141165020.663.910.432.0316.781.018.29.750
    2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf431.216800060685067.039109420983030.885.240.542.6913.161.344.90.571
    2013MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf431.216800060685067.039109420983030.885.240.542.6913.161.344.90.571
    2014Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf031.616300054634761.2301311226956020.914.380.293.7913.861.903.65.000
    2014MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf031.626300054634761.7301311226956020.924.410.293.8213.971.913.65.000
    2015San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn46278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf422.586100053613959.1401917622874011.046.070.913.3413.202.883.95.667
    2015MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf422.596100053613959.3401917622874011.056.090.913.3513.252.893.95.667
    2016Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos15289---000.0011000000.11000000013.0027.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos46289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf263.405700047573153.0282220430836041.094.750.685.0914.093.742.77.250
    2016Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----281---000.0011000000.310000000110.0090.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    2016MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf263.405700047573153.0282220430836041.094.750.685.0914.093.742.77.250
    2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos462910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf501.436700051673569.03311116141265040.684.300.781.8316.431.439.001.000
    2017MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf501.436700051673569.03311116141265040.684.300.781.8316.431.439.001.000
    2018Boston Red SoxALMLBbos463011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.746300057634262.1311919731967020.994.481.014.4813.862.743.10.833
    2018MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.756300057634262.3311919731967021.004.491.014.4913.912.753.10.833
    2019Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn---3112---002.4541001303.22111140000.824.912.452.459.822.454.00.000
    2019Chicago CubsNLMLBchn243112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf046.532300017231320.2211515912300021.609.153.925.2313.066.532.50.000
    2019Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----311---002.8141001303.72111140000.945.632.812.8111.252.814.00.000
    2019MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf046.682300017231320.7211515912300021.639.364.015.3513.376.682.50.000
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)31232.08565000466565346553.330613712844217898440210.954.980.723.5314.612.234.14.574
    National League Totals (7 yrs)19161.90378000311378238369.0214857827142593260110.965.220.663.4614.462.074.18.543
    American League Totals (3 yrs)1272.44187000155187108184.39252501775305180100.914.500.833.6714.912.544.07.632
    Minor League Totals871.861262009912451155.077413269624622251.124.470.355.5714.282.382.56.533
    Minor: Rk Totals120.47120001112619.0541010274000.792.370.004.7412.791.892.70.333
    Minor: A Totals200.842600023261432.71533010640000.784.190.002.8017.890.846.401.000
    Minor: A+ Totals024.8021000821230.0231916229488101.736.900.608.7014.405.701.66.000
    Minor: AA Totals210.80120001212611.731107171000.892.410.005.6313.660.802.43.667
    Minor: AAA Totals321.625520045532361.7311411440909151.164.560.595.8813.242.062.25.600
    Atlanta Braves Totals (5 yrs)15101.43294000241294186289.015351461210847622080.904.760.373.3614.821.594.41.600
    Boston Red Sox Totals (3 yrs)1272.44187000155187108184.39252501775305180100.914.500.833.6714.912.544.07.632
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)422.596100053613959.3401917622874011.056.090.913.3513.252.893.95.667
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)046.682300017231320.7211515912300021.639.364.015.3513.376.682.50.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl2422p---1131000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl4624pL-S-E-P2630000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl4625pL-S-E-P3680000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2015San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4627pL-S-E-P4611000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4628pL-S-E-P530000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4629pL-S-E-P660000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2019Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2431pL-S-E-P7220000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)2231000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (4 yrs)2141000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (2 yrs)90000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals131000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals131000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (2 yrs)1310000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)611000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)220000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (2 yrs)90000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2008Danville BravesAppRk20P1200.0171098.8890.700.0017.9100.07
    2008Rome BravesSALA20P1000.00100111.0000.100.007.3100.014
    2008Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+20P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.025
    2009Rome BravesSALA21P1600.0112042.5000.100.0011.5100.012
    2009Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+21P1900.01811109.9000.500.0013.9100.014
    2009Mississippi BravesSouAA21P1200.01100221.0000.200.008.7100.015
    2009Gwinnett BravesILAAA21P200.0000000.0000.000.001.4100.027
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAA22P4800.0331076.8570.100.0033.6100.03
    2010AtlantaNLMLB22P21020.2001010.0000.000.0013.0100.013
    2011AtlantaNLMLB23p79077.0470011111.0000.100.1448.8100.02
    2012AtlantaNLMLB24P63062.20500551.0000.100.0838.9100.04
    2013AtlantaNLMLB25P68067.03400771.0000.100.1042.0100.02
    2014AtlantaNLMLB26P63061.2460010101.0000.200.1638.9100.02
    2015San DiegoNLMLB27P61059.1431187.8750.100.1237.7100.02
    2016Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA28P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.024
    2016BostonALMLB28P57053.00200221.0000.000.0435.2100.02
    2017BostonALMLB29P67069.0660112121.0000.200.1741.4100.02
    2018BostonALMLB30P63062.12300551.0000.100.0838.9100.03
    2019Iowa CubsPCLAAA31P400.0000000.0000.000.002.8100.028
    2019Chi CubsNLMLB31P23020.20100111.0000.000.0514.2100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)56505512337226260.9680.100.110.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)5500331076.8570.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)12001100221.0000.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)210019111110.9090.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)2600122053.6000.100.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)1200171098.8890.700.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2008Minor24----------
    2009Minor49----------
    2010MLB21----------
    2010Minor48----------
    2011MLB79----------
    2012MLB63----------
    2013MLB68----------
    2014MLB63----------
    2015MLB61----------
    2016MLB57----------
    2016Minor1----------
    2017MLB67----------
    2018MLB63----------
    2019MLB23----------
    2019Minor4----------
    Totals691----------