Craig Kimbrel News Archive
Kimbrel picked up his fifth save of the season Tuesday despite giving up a home run in the ninth inning to Nick Hundley. He struck out one in the outing.
Kimbrel has pitched in back-to-back games for the Padres.
Kimbrel took the loss Saturday, loading the bases on an infield hit and two walks in the 11th inning before Starlin Castro singled into left field.
Kimbrel notched his third save of the season while giving up a hit and striking out two Wednesday against the Diamondbacks.
Kimberly picked up his first save of the season Friday in a 1-0 win over the Giants. He allowed one hit in his inning of work.
Kimbrel made his Padres debut Tuesday night, striking out the side against the Dodgers in a non-save situation.
Kimbrel has arrived at Dodger Stadium and is expected to be available to pitch Monday, Kris Budden of Fox Sports San Diego reports.
Kimbrel has been traded to the Padres as part of a surprise blockbuster deal that also includes Melvin Upton Jr. going to the Padres, as first reported by Fangraphs' Kiley McDaniel.