Jason Kendall

Kansas City Royals #0 - Catcher

  • Born: 06/26/74
  • Age: 40
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 190

Salvador Perez, probably improving pitch framer


A still somewhat controversial concept, but pitch framing is probably a real thing. And Perez seems to be getting better at it.

Throwback - A Sneak Peak


Excerpting a book the way it's meant to be excerpted

Not Doing The Big Things Or Little Things


It's very strange to see a player not having much power not have to bunt much. Who are the few who took that concept to the extreme?

Joe Mauer's Hall of Fame Case


Warne examines if Joe Mauer's career is headed on a path to Cooperstown.

Royals fire Kevin Seitzer


Hitting coach Kevin Seitzer scapegoated for disappointing season.

Classic A’s-Angels showdown ends in 3-1 win for Oakland


The A's dominate the Angels, taking game one, 3-1, in this pivotal matchup of contenders.

Today It's Our Own SB Nation That Takes A Look At Andrew McCutchen


Grant Brisbee of McCovey Chronicles and a guest on the Bucs Dugout Podcast takes a look at the MVP candidate and his offseason contract extension, comparing it to the extension given to Jason...

Jason Kendall, Andrew McCutchen, And Exorcisms


Jason Kendall used to be as exciting as any young player in the league, but the second the Pirates locked him up, things went awry. The exact opposite scenario has unfolded with Andrew McCutchen.

Jason Kendall Announces Retirement


According to the Royals’ Double-A affiliate, veteran catcher Jason Kendall has announced his retirement from baseball less than a week after signing a minor league deal with Kansas City:

Jason Kendall Retires After Pulling Plug On Comeback


Former star Pirates catcher Jason Kendall has ended a comeback bid in Class AA Northwest Arkansas (Royals) and declared his retirement.↵Kendall had not played since 2010 due to a shoulder injury....

Jason Kendall Calls Off Comeback

Last week, Jason Kendall -- who hadn't played baseball since 2010, because of a serious shoulder injury -- launched a comeback attempt, with the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, the Royals' double-A...

Jason Kendall Rewinds Himself, Retires


Jason Kendall Rewinds Himself, Retires

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