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Biography Data
Positions: P-601
Proper Name: Craig Michael Kimbrel
Born: May 28, 1988 (29.236)
Place Huntsville, Alabama
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Lee (Huntsville,AL)
College: Wallace State Community College
Drafted: 2008 -- 3rd round (96th overall) by Atlanta Braves (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 7,2010 (21.344)
Service Time:7.066 (2017)
TBC Player ID:129369
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-11-01 - Boston Red Sox - Red Sox exercised option for 2018 ($13m) More
Prospect Ranks:[2011]MLB #86 ATL #5 [2010]ATL #5 [2009]ATL #10
Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2014-2017 ($42m) [Avoiding arbitration] Option year for 2018 at $13m by Atlanta Braves (2014-02-16)
Organizations:ATL, SDN, BOS
Signed by:Brian Bridges
Relationship(s):Brother of Matt Kimbrel

Pitch Repertoire Fastball (84.98%) -- Slider (12.57%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (2.40%) -- Curveball (0.03%) -- Changeup (0.02%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 98.34 - [2016] - 97.31 - [2015] - 97.28 - [2014] - 97.02 - [2013] - 96.87 - [2012] - 96.76 - [2011] - 96.1 - [2010] - 95.42


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  • Pitch-level Analysis is available from 2010.
  • Pitch Summary as Pitcher
    YearPitch TypeCountPitch ShareAvg SpeedStrikesBallsStrike%First PitchSwing MissSwing Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHABAVGHR
    2017Fastball78668.0598.3454823869.72%14415920.23%1111928642.6257.3814133.1052
    2017unknown36931.9587.2124212765.58%1156918.70%114352454.7445.2619108.1764
    2016Fastball61268.1597.3138822463.40%1677712.58%941368040.5259.4822144.1533
    2016unknown28131.2986.3516411758.36%465820.64%59252244.4855.52738.1841
    20162-Seam Fastball50.5697.782340.00%1120.00%01080.0020.0001.0000
    2015Fastball70069.4497.2846723366.71%1739413.43%11615010548.2951.7128157.1784
    2015unknown30229.9686.7616813455.63%656421.19%56242451.3248.681259.2032
    2015Intent Ball40.487.50040.00%100.00%0000.00100.0001.0000
    20152-Seam Fastball20.295.451150.00%0150.00%00050.0050.0000-0
    2014Fastball75772.397.0250125666.18%16911014.53%1231729453.9046.1021150.1401
    2014unknown28727.4185.3417711061.67%746623.00%46382659.5840.42865.1231
    20142-Seam Fastball30.2996.501233.33%200.00%10033.3366.6712.5000
    2013Fastball70467.596.8746424065.91%1918411.93%11016310746.0253.9830174.1722
    2013unknown30329.0585.1918811562.05%605919.47%77242756.7743.23757.1231
    20132-Seam Fastball272.5996.94171062.96%827.41%66348.1551.8517.1431
    2013Intent Ball60.5885.83060.00%100.00%000100.000.0001.0000
    2013Curveball20.1976.75020.00%000.00%0000.00100.0000-0
    2013Changeup10.182.0010100.00%000.00%1000.00100.0000-0
    2012Fastball57461.3296.7641515972.30%15310718.64%1021426452.6147.3917140.1210
    2012Slider30032.0585.732019967.00%556521.67%72333154.3345.67653.1132
    20122-Seam Fastball454.8197.16301566.67%18715.56%155344.4455.56317.1761
    2012unknown151.60.0013286.67%4320.00%36140.0060.0014.2500
    2012Pitchout20.2191.7520100.00%100.00%1010.00100.0001.0000
    2011Fastball85965.3796.1056029965.19%20710912.69%17916410049.7150.2933187.1762
    2011Slider39730.2186.8025614164.48%819523.93%81404048.1151.891471.1971
    20112-Seam Fastball493.7397.17242548.98%17714.29%92646.9453.06114.0710
    2011unknown40.30.002250.00%1125.00%10075.0025.0000-0
    2011Pitchout30.2388.9030100.00%100.00%102100.000.0001.0000
    2011Intent Ball20.1583.00020.00%000.00%000100.000.0000-0
    2010Fastball28072.9295.4216511558.93%683713.21%48552442.1457.86757.1230
    2010Slider8321.6184.65513261.45%171518.07%208851.8148.19114.0710
    20102-Seam Fastball184.6995.5681044.44%3211.11%23138.8961.1112.5000
    2010Intent Ball20.5280.00020.00%000.00%000100.000.0000-0
    2010Pitchout10.2687.3010100.00%000.00%010100.000.0000-0

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