Craig Kimbrel

Atlanta Braves #46 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 05/28/88
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 205
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Butler, Kimbrel, and sending home the winning run

The Miami Marlins had a golden chance to send home the potential game-winning run with no one out against dominant closer Craig Kimbrel and the Atlanta Braves, but passed up the opportunity. Were they right to do so?

Braves reshuffle rotation after rainout

Atlanta was rained out tonight, and took the opportunity to switch up the pitching rotation.

Braves win 1-0 in pitcher's duel with Brewers

Aaron Harang and Matt Garza both had no-hit bids entering the seventh inning, but Chris Johnson's home run was the difference.

2014 Expectations: J.J. Putz

Looking at the future of J.J. Putz for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Should the Yankees extend David Robertson?

Now that the Yankees are throwing around contract extensions, extending David Robertson should be next on the agenda.

Mets Stat of the Day: Longest Home Runs of 2013

Who hit the longest home run for the 2013 Mets?

Craig Kimbrel: How Large A Risk Is New Deal?

There is considerable danger in signing a reliever long term. Did the Atlanta Braves make the right move with Craig Kimbrel?

Kimbrel signing a win-win for Atlanta

The best closer in baseball got a hefty raise on Sunday. Many writers really liked the deal for Kimbrel, the Braves and the rest of the league.

Kimbrel, Braves agree to 4-year extension

Kimbrel will receive financial security while the Braves get a few additional years of enjoying the best closer in baseball.

Heyward and Braves Agree to Two-Year Extension

Club keeps "file and trial" policy intact, while avoiding arbitration with budding star for the next two years.

Craig Kimbrel's arbitration poses issue for Braves

The Braves have had dates set for their arbitration hearings with Craig Kimbrel, Freddie Freeman and Jason Heyward.

Arb: Kimbrel, Fister, Bailey & teams far apart

Most arbitration-eligible players have settled on a contract for 2014, but a few players have significant differences to overcome between their arbitration filing numbers and those of their teams.

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