Craig Kimbrel News Archive
Kimbrel was left in the bullpen despite a save situation arising in Sunday's 3-2 extra-inning win over the Rays.
Kimbrel tallied his 30th save in Saturday's 6-4 victory over the Rays, giving up a solo homer but also striking out two over an inning.
Kimbrel is unavailable out of the bullpen Friday after pitching in three straight games, the Providence Journal's Brian MacPherson reports.
Kimbrel closed out the Orioles on Thursday, striking out two in one inning to pick up his 29th save of the season.
Kimbrel nailed down his 28th save Tuesday in Baltimore, allowing one walk while striking out one in a hitless inning of work.
Kimbrel notched his 27th save by striking out all four batters he faced over 1.1 innings in Saturday's 6-5 victory over the Yankees.
Kimbrel picked up his 26th save Friday against the Yankees, striking out the only two batters he faced.
Kimbrel notched his 25th save of the season Sunday, striking out two and walking one in the ninth inning of Boston's 11-8 win over Toronto.
Kimbrel entered Sunday's game to start the ninth inning in a non-save situation, then allowed a walk and a double to take the loss in Sunday's 1-0 loss to the Athletics.
Kimbrel nailed down the Rays in order to record his 24th save of the season in a 8-6 victory.